South Korean Official Calls For Global Crypto Regulations

ICO News, News, Regulation | September 10, 2018 By:

Yoon Suk-heun, governor of South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service (FSS), has urged regulators from 14 other countries to jointly draft international regulations for cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICO).

During the 20th Integrated Financial Supervisors Conference (IFSC) in Seoul last week, Yoon urged the need for international coordination,

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Belarus Encourages Korean Investors Interested In Blockchain

Blockchain, News | September 7, 2018 By:

Andrei Dapkiunas, the deputy foreign minister of Belarus, recently said that his country is open to South Korean investors interested in blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI) and other “fourth industrial revolution” technologies.

During a visit to Seoul, South Korea to promote bilateral relations, Dapkiunas said that Belarus has developed “groundbreaking state legislation” in the IT sector,

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South Korean Province Of Gyeongsangbuk-do To Issue Own Cryptocurrency

News | August 31, 2018 By:

The South Korean province of Gyeongsangbuk-do is planning to issue its own cryptocurrency to replace the local currencies of its nine cities.

Gyeongsangbuk-do, also known as Gyeongbuk, wants to replace city-issued gift certificates with a cryptocurrency called Gyeongbuk Coin, which will be made available for purchase at an exchange and will be usable at merchants across the province.

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