As the South Korean government steps up its monitoring of cryptocurrency trading, one of the country’s top exchanges is expanding into Southeast Asia. Coinone, a partner of local bank Nonghyup, announced on Apr. 16 plans to move into Indonesia, citing the Southeast Asian giant’s “high economic growth rate
On Jan. 30, the government regulations regarding the cryptocurrency market in South Korea went into effect. What is the ‘kimchi premium’? Check out the video above. For a more detailed look at the premium and the government regulations, read Raphael’s “Kimchi Premium? Arbitrage? Regulations?
An excerpt of business writer Juwon Park’s “I am a 24-year-old South Korean and my hopes are in cryptocurrency” has been published on PRI’s The World. “Cryptocurrency … is like a ray of sunshine for me,” Park, who recently invested about $2,500