South Korea

Canadian Blockchain Company Signs Contract with Seoul Ministry of Transportation

Canadian tech firm Graph Blockchain Inc. has partnered with the Ministry of Transportation in Seoul, South Korea, to run a pilo...

Major Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Prosecuted for Failure to Protect User Data

South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb has been prosecuted for its alleged failure to take adequate measures to protect personal ...

Samsung SDS Tackles Blockchain Adoption Concerns With New Services

The IT subsidiary of South Korean tech giant Samsung is launching three new products aimed at addressing clients worries about ...
June 18, 2019
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Samsung to Seek Collaboration With Platform Firms on Blockchain Innovation and 6G

The vice chairman of South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung says the firm will seek to collaborate with platform compa...

Polish Bank Verifies Documents With Ethereum Blockchain

Alior Bank, a bank based in Warsaw, Poland, is using the public Ethereum blockchain to authenticate its clients’ documents, acc...

5 South Korean Crypto Exchanges Take On New Responsibility for User Losses

Five cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea have increased their liability to users in line with demands from regulators. Loca...

Appetite for Blockchain Tech Builds Among Korean Banks, but Without Crypto

In recent weeks, major South Korean financial institutions have rolled out a number of services incorporating blockchain techno...

Conglomerates’ Deep Pockets Continue Blockchain Growth in S Korea Despite Crypto Ban

Unlike in other countries, where startups are at the heart of blockchain development, the South Korean blockchain landscape has...

South Korean Post Teams Up With Crypto Exchange to Apply Blockchain

South Korea’s national postal service Korea Post is planning to apply blockchain technology to its billing system, local news a...

Top South Korean Utility to Co-Develop Blockchain System for Renewable Energy Certificates

South Korea’s largest power provider has signed a contract with two domestic power suppliers to establish a blockchain-powered ...