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South Korea News

Situated in East Asia, South Korea, formally recognized as the Republic of Korea, is distinguished for its rich history, culture, and technological prowess. With its capital, Seoul, nestled in the north, this nation of 51 million people thrives economically, supported by its advancements in various sectors.

South Korea emerges as a prominent player in the realm of Korean cryptocurrency, marrying innovation with stringent regulations. Stay updated on South Korean crypto regulations, dive deep into recent Korean crypto happenings such as CBDC research and the evolving landscape of crypto exchanges in the region. From legislative moves to market trends, here’s your one-stop for all South Korean crypto insights.

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South Korean bank staff embezzles $7.5m to invest in crypto
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South Korean bank staff embezzles $7.5m to invest in crypto

An employee of South Korea’s Woori Bank has confessed to the police of embezzling $7.3 million from the bank to fund personal crypto investments, most of which failed. According to reports from local news outlets, the employee who has not…
South Korea to classify some NFTs as Virtual Assets ahead of new crypto regulations
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Read more - South Korea to classify some NFTs as Virtual Assets ahead of new crypto regulations

South Korea to classify some NFTs as Virtual Assets ahead of new crypto regulations

South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) is changing its stance regarding nonfungible tokens (NFTs), looking to classify some of them as Virtual assets. NFTs are primarily unique assets that cannot be replicated, traits that differentiate them from cryptocurrencies would be…
South Korea’s Ministry of Justice forms task force to damper crypto crimes
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South Korea’s Ministry of Justice forms task force to damper crypto crimes

South Korea’s Ministry of Justice has launched a special task force to combat the increasing prevalence of crypto crimes, signaling a major crackdown on fraud and market manipulation. South Korea is intensifying efforts to clamp down on market manipulation and…
Korean authorities under pressure amid US, Hong Kong crypto ETF moves
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Korean authorities under pressure amid US, Hong Kong crypto ETF moves

Korean regulators seem to be under pressure as U.S., Hong Kong regulators approved Bitcoin, Ethereum ETFs, sparking debate on crypto’s role in finance. South Korean financial regulators are under mounting pressure to approve exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for cryptocurrencies, following the…
AIOZ Network token rises 17% after Bithumb listing announcement
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Read more - AIOZ Network token rises 17% after Bithumb listing announcement

AIOZ Network token rises 17% after Bithumb listing announcement

The AIOZ Network's token has seen a significant surge in market value, climbing over 17% in the last 24 hours to trade at approximately $0.85.
Kraken’s CF Benchmarks hits 50% dominance on crypto ETF market
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Kraken’s CF Benchmarks hits 50% dominance on crypto ETF market

Kraken’s CF Benchmarks achieves dominance in the crypto ETF market with $24 billion in reference data, gears up for expansion amid unprecedented demand surge. CF Benchmarks, a branch of the cryptocurrency exchange Kraken, is making big gains from this year’s…
South Korea to introduce crypto crime investigation unit
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South Korea to introduce crypto crime investigation unit

South Korean regulators are proactively addressing the rise in crypto crimes by considering establishing a permanent investigative unit.
South Korean won tops global crypto trading, overthrowing USD 
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South Korean won tops global crypto trading, overthrowing USD 

The South Korean won has surpassed the U.S. dollar as the leading currency for trading crypto worldwide. 
Korean crypto markets hit 2-year trade volume peak
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Korean crypto markets hit 2-year trade volume peak

In Q1 2024, Korean crypto markets witnessed their highest trade volume in over two years, with KRW overtaking USD in cumulative trade volume, Kaiko says. Trade volume in Korean crypto markets soared to its highest level in over two years…
Do Kwon’s South Korean extradition annulled by Montenegro Supreme Court
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Do Kwon’s South Korean extradition annulled by Montenegro Supreme Court

Another twist in the extradition saga of Terraform Labs founder Do Kwon revealed that the forgery convict will not return to his native South Korea just yet. 
Crypto.com to launch services for retail traders in South Korean market
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Crypto.com to launch services for retail traders in South Korean market

Singapore-based crypto exchange Crypto.com is set to launch services in South Korea, two years after acquiring local crypto exchange OK-BIT. Crypto.com announced in a blog post on Apr. 2 that it’s planning to launch the Crypto.com App in South Korea…
Bithumb’s annual revenue down by nearly 60% in 2023, report says
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Bithumb’s annual revenue down by nearly 60% in 2023, report says

Bithumb disclosed an operating loss of 14.9 billion won ($11 million) in 2023, citing a 58% revenue drop and Q4’s fee-free policy as contibuting factors. South Korea’s cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has revealed an operating loss of 14.9 billion won (~$11…
South Korean police nab fraudsters in $4.1m crypto scam
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South Korean police nab fraudsters in $4.1m crypto scam

South Korean police apprehended a pair of fraudsters who stole 5.5 billion won ($4.1 million) from a senior man under the guise of profitable crypto investments. The Haeundae Police Station in Busan, South Korea, caught two people in their 20s…
Do Kwon officially released from Montenegro prison amid extradition drama, Terra surges 20%
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Read more - Do Kwon officially released from Montenegro prison amid extradition drama, Terra surges 20%

Do Kwon officially released from Montenegro prison amid extradition drama, Terra surges 20%

Do Kwon, the South Korean crypto fugitive, was reportedly set free from prison in Montenegro over the weekend.
Do Kwon to be released from Montenegro prison as court pauses extradition
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Do Kwon to be released from Montenegro prison as court pauses extradition

Per the High Court decision, Do Kwon will be released from prison in Spuž on Saturday but will not be allowed to leave Montenegro.
Montenegro denies Do Kwon’s South Korea extradition appeal 
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Montenegro denies Do Kwon’s South Korea extradition appeal 

South Korean authorities inched closer to accosting Do Kwon over Terra’s $60 billion collapse following a March 20 court ruling in Montenegro.