Binance is “working with local partners” on the launch of a branch in South Korea, CEO Changpeng Zhao has reportedly said.
Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project threatens the stability of financial systems, according to South Korea’s Financial Services Commission.
New rules make it even harder to create anonymous crypto exchanges in South Korea.
A new partnership lets patients and doctors store medical records privately on the blockchain using Bitfury’s Exonum platform.
Five South Korean crypto exchanges have been forced to update their terms and conditions to accept liability for potential hacks and service issues.
KB Kookmin, the largest bank in South Korea, is partnering with a blockchain startup to launch a digital asset custody offering.
If you have ten games then you need ten blockchains says Planetarium’s CEO Kijun Seo.
North Korean hackers have been using a familiar phishing tool to steal UpBit customer details.
With the price of bitcoin surging, the South Korean government has held an inter-agency emergency meeting over the risk for investors.
Shinhan, one of the oldest and largest banks in South Korea, is using blockchain technology to speed up the approval process for loan products.
South Korean firm Dunamu, operator of cryptocurrency exchange Upbit, says it invested $46 million in 26 blockchain startups over the last year.
Bithumb, South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, has posted a net loss of 205.5 billion won ($180 million) for 2018.
The South Korean military acquisitions agency hopes a blockchain system can boost security and efficiency in defense business operations.
Police have reportedly used AI to spot a cryptocurrency Ponzi scheme in South Korea that cheated investors out of $18.5 million.
South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb has had over $13 million in EOS stolen in a hack, but says customer funds are safe.
South Korean actor and businessman Bae Yong-joon has invested an undisclosed sum in blockchain-based seafood trade startup Seamon.
Ground X, the blockchain subsidiary of South Korea’s Kakao, has raised $90 million in a private coin offering, Bloomberg says.
South Korea-based ICONLOOP, the firm behind blockchain project ICON, has denied reports it’s moving to go public.
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinbin has declared bankruptcy, in part due to claimed embezzlement by a former exec.
The Seoul Metropolitan Government has committed over $1 billion to invest in innovative startups by 2022, including blockchain firms.