South Korean Card Companies Block Transactions to Overseas Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Finance South Korean card companies are reportedly working on blocking payments to overseas cryptocurrency exchanges. Currently, 20 major crypto exchanges[…]

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Tax Loophole Closing For South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Taxes The South Korean government is working on taxing cryptocurrency transactions. While the media reports that up to 24.2 percent[…]

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Korean Lawmaker Shows Evidence Government Embargo Led to Market Manipulation

Regulation A South Korean lawmaker has shown how the government’s announcement policy enabled market manipulation last week following the news[…]

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South Korean Officials Caught Trading On Insider Knowledge of Crypto Regulations

Regulation South Korean government officials have reportedly been caught insider trading. They sold all of their cryptocurrency holdings and profited[…]

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215,000+ Sign Petition Against South Korean Crypto Regulation – Government to Respond

Regulation A national petition against extreme cryptocurrency regulations in South Korea has exceeded 200,000 signatures, the requirement for the government[…]

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New Cryptocurrency Exchanges Proliferate in South Korea Despite Regulation

Featured New cryptocurrency exchanges are rushing to launch in South Korea despite regulatory uncertainty due to high demand and lucrative[…]

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South Korean Banks Reverse Decisions on Cryptocurrency Accounts

Regulation South Korean banks have backtracked from their decisions to stop servicing cryptocurrency accounts as crypto investors protested and the[…]

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Japan’s ‘Virtual Currency Girls’ Idol Group Performs First Crypto Educational Concert

Featured Japan’s new female idol group “Virtual Currency Girls” performed their first live concert on Friday in Tokyo. Their songs[…]

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Strict Regulations Force South Korean Banks to Stop Servicing Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Regulation Following the inspections of six major banks this week, South Korean regulators have uncovered some inadequate internal controls for[…]

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Korean Regulators Launch Investigations of Bithumb and Coinone Crypto Exchanges

Regulation The South Korean regulators have started investigating two major cryptocurrency exchanges. The country’s National Tax Service has conducted an[…]

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