South Korean telco LG Uplus is to trial a blockchain-based mobile payment service aimed to let travelers save fees when shopping abroad. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/lgs-mobile-arm-to-trial-blockchain-payments-for-overseas-travelers/. …

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South Korea’s Customs Service is looking to adopt Samsung’s blockchain tech to launch a decentralized exports clearance system. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/korea-taps-samsungs-blockchain-tech-to-fight-customs-fraud/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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South Korean regulators are contacting local blockchain startups as part of an investigation into initial coin offerings, according to CoinDesk Korea. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/korean-financial-watchdogs-probing-blockchain-firms-over-ico-activity/. …

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South Korea Post Service Seeks Crypto ‘Know-How’ From Goldman Sachs South Korea’s national postal service Korea Post (KP) will meet with Goldman Sachs executives to gain “know-how” about cryptocurrencies, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, September 5. The service,…

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Fifth Largest Crypto Exchange Bithumb to Reopen Account Registrations, Media Report Bithumb, one of the largest South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges, will open up account registrations after a month-long freeze, local media outlet…

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South Korea: National Assembly Discusses ICO Ban and ‘Blockchain Island’ Lawmakers in South Korea began discussing cryptocurrency once more Monday, August 20, in a meeting focusing on ending the country’s ICO ban, as well as other…

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Several blockchain associations in South Korea are pushing back against a government proposal they fear will stifle industry innovation. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/korean-blockchain-groups-blast-plan-to-strip-crypto-exchanges-of-benefits/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

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