South Korea digital currency
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Bank of Korea Begins Central Bank Digital Currency Rollout

Talk of CBDCs may have taken a back seat for many world central banks right now. Yet, despite claiming there was no reason for one just a couple of months ago, the Bank of Korea has...

Christina Comben | 8 months ago
IRS crypto tax

South Korea Confirms No Income Tax on Crypto Profits

According to the South Korean Ministry of Finance’s new announcement, the country’s current tax laws do not include the taxation of profits made through trading crypto. The...

Ali | 11 months ago
south korea crypto tax
Bitcoin Regulation

Korean Government to Tax Crypto Capital Gains from 2020

The Korean government is preparing legal tools to tax capital gains from the sale of crypto assets. Specialized legislation to target digital asset deals is expected to arrive from the...

Christine Vasileva | 12 months ago

‘A Lot of Junk’, Novogratz Talks Altcoins at Korea Blockchain Week

The Korea Blockchain Week 2019 has recently concluded and it attracted big names in the crypto industry. In attendance at the week-long event were Vitalik Buterin, Mike Novogratz, Nick...

Martin Young | 1 year ago
Investors Can Rest Easy as Korean Exchange UPbit Let off the Hook

South Korea’s Biggest Exchange UPbit 100% Solvent, New Report Finds

A new report from a Korean accounting firm has found the South Korean crypto exchange giant to be 100% solvent in light of recent worries about misconduct. A May raid on the...

Danny Scopelliti | 2 years ago

Huobi, SBI Group To Launch Two Japanese Exchanges In ‘Early 2018’

Chinese exchange Huobi has announced it is launching two cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan in conjunction with the SBI Group. Huobi And SBI’s ‘In-Depth Cooperation’...

Wilma Woo | 3 years ago

Top 30 World Currency Bitcoin is Now Bigger Than ‘Korea’s Nasdaq’

As Bitcoin prices hover below the magic $10,000, the virtual currency has already surpassed Venezuela’s currency and asset value. One More Reason For Venezuela To Go Bitcoin…...

Wilma Woo | 3 years ago

Bitcoin Acceptance Grows In Korea

Korbit, the South Korea-based bitcoin exchange and merchant payment processor, announced that one of the biggest media empires in Asia, CJ E&M, will now be accepting bitcoin for...

John Scianna | 6 years ago

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