Asiana Airlines’ ongoing donation campaign to Unicef Korea surpassed 15 billion won ($13 million).
A digital signboard operated by cryptocurrency exchange Coinone in Yongsan District, central Seoul, shows bitcoin price changes on Tuesday.
Cryptocurrencies are no longer booming in Korea. According to Upbit, the country’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, of its 102 listed coins, 100 declined in price over the past three months as of 3 p.m. Monday.
Local exchanges are slashing the number of cryptocurrencies they offer.
I interviewed experts and wrote a column when Bitcoin was all the rage four years ago. I remember having advised the promotion of blockchain technology that sets the foundation for digital coins as well as systematization of the...
Rapper Jung Il-hoon of boy band BTOB has been arrested on charges of using marijuana, his agency confirmed on Monday. "Jung Il-hoon of BTOB was summoned by an investigative agency for an investigation on charges of using marijuana,” his agency...
The 100-won coin is being redesigned, as the painter of the image on the obverse had ties to imperial Japan.
The news of a fourth supplementary budget, which focuses on supporting small businesses, has not been received well by a large part of its target audience, as small business owners say the focus should be on rent control and boosting demand.
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Two clusters of coronavirus infections linked to nightclubs in Itaewon-dong, central Seoul and Samsung Medical Center (SMC) in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, both grew over the weekend as health officials continue contact tracing.