An NFT art exhibition demonstrates how digital tokens can be used to promote United Nations sustainability goals.
A lawmaker claims Upbit earned hundreds of millions by listing sketchy cryptocurrencies, while the exchange rebuts that it follows fair and strict standards.
Crypto investors say virtual asset gains will be taxed on uneven grounds compared to stock capital gains.
The country sees a rise in the amount of illegal currency transactions across the border while the use of virtual assets makes it almost impossible to track down.
Mobile game company Gamevil buys a large share of crypto platform Coinone, planning to develop blockchain-based gaming.
NH Nonghyup is the third bank in South Korea to invest in a virtual asset custody service while they are prohibited from running their own.
South Korea’s virtual asset industry is expected to withstand major regulatory reconstruction
Is China’s influence over Bitcoin and the global crypto market waning? Chinese exchanges get a thrashing as decentralized exchanges get happy on clampdown news.
Around 35 virtual asset exchanges will vanish as of midnight Friday, as the country imposes new rules designed to protect consumers.
The country’s crypto industry has been turned upside down with stricter operating rules that take effect tomorrow.
Upbit can operate as a virtual monopoly as it becomes the country’s first licensed business to handle cryptocurrencies.
All but four platforms in South Korea obligated to announce the suspension of their services by today.
Financial authorities reveal an updated list of virtual asset platforms that have complied with new regulations.
The Sandbox, Animoca Brand’s subsidiary for decentralized virtual gaming, announces partnership with animation studio in Korea.
At the risk of losing billions, crypto industry officials weigh options to oppose authorities.
Smaller virtual asset exchanges ask for mercy as a deadline looms to commit to Korea’s new standards.
Only 21 out of 60 exchanges are expected to continue their services in Korea.
Crypto trading platforms rush to meet a Sept. 24 deadline, hoping to comply with new rules designed to protect investors.
The multiplayer online role-playing game is widely popular elsewhere, while Korea bans play-to-earn crypto and NFT trading.
New data shows increasing deposits made by teens in virtual currency despite new rules that may close down many platforms in less than a month.
24 out of 63 digital currency exchanges in South Korea are not expected to meet new compliance requirements and will most likely be shut down in less than a month.
K-pop superstars Brave Girls, Se7en and A.C.E. are among the latest to jump on the non-fungible token bandwagon. Are fans buying it?
The cryptocurrency community is watching Ethereum closely, with the EthCC event in Paris having wrapped up, Ether prices showing new strength and the London upgrade just around the corner.
At EthCC in Paris, Ethereum’s boyish creator lays out a vision for the blockchain’s non-finance uses — like ridding social media of bots and fake news.
Science institute building given bio-fuel boost as users poo to accrue.
Customs officers use foreign exchange law to shut down cycle of foreign remittances and arbitrage.
Payment for listings raises questions over integrity of cryptocurrencies’ credit scores as compliance deadline nears.
A major Ethereum upgrade via London hard fork — which experts call a ‘seismic shift’ for the industry — is coming soon. Are ‘Ethereum killers’ doomed?