Korea’s Second Largest City’s Transportation Services Will Be Supported By Blockchain Technology

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation, News | June 3, 2021 By:

South Korean blockchain firm Coinplug has announced that it will integrate new services into B PASS, Busan’s DID-based mobile identification app. The new services, which are scheduled to launch in the second half of the year, include a transportation card and an access card for unmanned convenience stores.


South Korea Cryptocurrency Crackdown: Regulators Caught Insider Trading

News, Regulation | January 18, 2018 By:

South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) employees were reportedly found to have sold all of their cryptocurrency holdings and profited just before the regulator publicly proposed measures against the industry.

At a meeting of the National Assembly’s Committee, a right-wing party lawmaker revealed an inside information that FSS employees sold all of the cryptocurrency that they invested in just prior to the announcement of the government’s measures.