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South Korea’s crypto market cap surpasses $21 billion, nearly doubling in H1 2023.

South Korea's virtual asset market has achieved an impressive growth during the first half of 2023, reaching a remark...

S. Korean Court Jails Bitcoin Fraudster

A South Korean court has taken decisive action against a 70-year-old man by imposing a jail sentence, highlighting th...

Thailand’s SCBX and Korea’s Hashed Ink R&D form digital partnership.

The partnership is a positive development, which occurred just weeks after KBank, the parent company's competitor, re...

Upbit crypto exchange resumes Aptos withdrawals following resolution of scam token issue.

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit has successfully resumed Aptos (APT) deposits and withdrawals, showcasing ...

Busan, South Korea, plans to launch a digital assets trading platform this year.

The highly anticipated blockchain-powered digital assets trading platform will be launched by the South Korean city o...

South Korea targets OTC crypto regulations as illegal transactions hit $4B.

The report highlighted multiple successful cases of utilizing OTC platforms to seamlessly transform virtual assets in...

South Korean regulators consider regulating OTC crypto trading

South Korean regulators are actively focusing on the flourishing over-the-counter (OTC) crypto market, suggesting tha...

South Korean Bitcoin lender Delio to sue regulators: Report.

The ongoing challenge lies in the interpretation of current laws regarding the classification of a lending company th...

Crypto Biz: Coinbase lending, Google ads policy, Marathon mining

This week's Crypto Biz highlights the exciting developments in the blockchain industry, including Coinbase's innovati...

Survey finds 80% of South Koreans see crypto as gambling.

A recent survey conducted in South Korea reveals that a significant majority of citizens, approximately 80%, perceive...

Justin Sun predicts next bull cycle

Tron founder Justin has made an optimistic forecast, stating that the market is on the brink of a promising new bull ...

South Korea to freeze North’s crypto assets: Report

The administration is proactively establishing a committee to bolster South Korea's cybersecurity defenses against ha...

South Korean Crypto Murder Case: Suspect Claims False Confession

In a surprising turn of events, a South Korean crypto-related murder case has seen a significant development, as one ...

Naver Corp introduces South Korea’s alternative to ChatGPT and generative AI.

Naver, the leading search engine in South Korea, has recently introduced exciting enhancements to its AI model. These...

8,000 Korean Residents at Risk of Losing Digital Assets due to Tax Evasion

Financial regulators in the vibrant South Korean city of Cheongju are taking decisive action to recover digital asset...

South Korean city to seize crypto from tax evaders

The South Korean city of Cheongju has proactively collaborated with seven South Korean crypto exchanges to investigat...

Anthropic AI secures $100M funding from South Korea for telecom industry enhancement.

According to Dario Amodei, the co-founder of Anthropic, industry-specific LLMs are a promising approach to foster the...

Bank of Korea excludes Seoul from CBDC pilot study in 2022: report

Jeju, Busan, and Incheon are strong contenders for consideration.

South Korea’s Financial Intelligence Unit urges crypto platforms to enhance compliance measures

The Korea Financial Intelligence Unit (KoFIU) held a positive meeting on Thursday, urging the Korean crypto industry ...