South Korean Crypto Exchanges Aid Police in Child Porn Investigation
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South Korean Crypto Exchanges Aid Police in Child Porn Investigation

South Korea’s four major cryptocurrency exchanges, Upbit, Bithumb, Coinone, and Korbit, reportedly stated that they would support the local police in investigating the so-called...

Anatol Antonovici | 6 months ago
3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price Is Heading Towards $10k
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3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price Is Heading Towards $10k

Bitcoin price has returned to the $9,000 territory again, after falling below $8,500 during the first day of the month. Here are the three main reasons why the largest crypto by market...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
Crypto Trading is Now Legal in South Korea
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Crypto Trading is Now Legal in South Korea

South Korea’s parliament has officially recognized crypto trading as legal in the country. The move comes after two years of deliberations into how to develop concrete guidelines for...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 7 months ago
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Upbit Continues to Freeze Crypto Withdrawals For Foreign Users

South Korean crypto exchange, Upbit, started to block withdrawals for its foreign users back in December 2019. Initially it was thought to be in response to the hack that took place...

Ricardo Martinez | 7 months ago
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Upbit Exchange Execs Cleared of Fraud Charges in South Korea

The Seoul Southern District Court has acquitted senior executives at Upbit crypto exchange of fraud charges. Insufficient Evidence Against Upbit Chiefs Delivering judgment on the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 8 months ago
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South Korean Crypto Wallet BitBerry Calls it Quits

Popular South Korean crypto wallet, Bitberry, is closing down soon. The CEO of Bitberry’s parent company cited “market deterioration and uncertainty in the blockchain industry”...

Ricardo Martinez | 8 months ago
South Korean Military Gets a Blockchain-Based Upgrade
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South Korean Military Gets a Blockchain-Based Upgrade

The South Korean military’s Military Manpower Administration has partnered with Raonsecure, one of S. Korea’s leading ICT security software companies, to provide a blockchain-based...

Ricardo Martinez | 8 months ago
South Korean Gov't Faces Public Hearing Over 2017 Crypto Ban
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South Korean Gov’t Faces Public Hearing Over 2017 Crypto Ban

The South Korean crypto ban placed back in 2017 was a breach of fundamental rights, holds the arguments in a recent public plea. South Korean Government Placed Multiple Restrictions on...

Christine Vasileva | 8 months ago
Upbit Exchange to Re-Open XRP, LTC and EOS Trading
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Upbit Exchange to Re-Open XRP, LTC and EOS Trading

The Korean Upbit Exchange plans to reopen deposit wallets for its leading assets, including XRP, EOS and Litecoin (LTC). Upbit Wallets Reopen for XRP, EOS, LTC, and ETH Upbit, which...

Christine Vasileva | 9 months ago
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Has South Korea Joined the Central Bank Crypto Race?

The South Korean central bank is the latest in the list of national banks to reveal its intentions towards central bank crypto (CBDC).  South Korea Joins Crypto Research Race...

Martin Young | 10 months ago
Waltonchain CEO Steps Down
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Waltonchain CEO Steps Down, Makes Way For New Leader

Waltonchain, the blockchain-based supply chain tracking platform, is reshuffling its leadership. The position of CEO will now be taken by Do Sang Hyuk, who will bring in experience as...

Christine Vasileva | 10 months ago
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Upbit Reports ‘Irregular Withdrawal’ of $51 Million in Ethereum

Upbit, one of the ‘big four’ South Korean crypto exchanges has reported an irregular 342,000 Ethereum (ETH) withdrawal from its wallet. While details remain sketchy as to the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 10 months ago

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