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South Korea Launches Metaverse Replica of Seoul
As part of a three-year effort to expand its public services, Metaverse Seoul will allow users to take their avatars to tax offices, access youth counseling and read e-books.
Metaverse Seoul  (opengov.seoul.go.kr)

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South Korean Court Denies Injunction Against Crypto Exchanges for Delisting Metaverse Token Wemix: Report
The wemix token is trading 90% lower than this time last month after it was delisted by several exchanges.
Seoul, South Korea. (Ciaran O'Brien/Unsplash)

Seoul, South Korea. (Ciaran O'Brien/Unsplash)
Ex-S. Korean Finance Minister Yong-Beom Kim Appointed as CEO of Hashed Open Research
The research arm of crypto venture capital fund Hashed is looking to bridge the gap between the blockchain industry and the South Korean government.
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Why Is South Korea Throwing Money at the Metaverse?
South Korea’s “Digital New Deal” is flooding the country’s tech industry with billions of dollars in grant money in the hopes of creating 2 million new jobs. This article is part of "Metaverse Week."
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S. Korea's SK Square to Launch Crypto Token by Year-End: Report
The crypto will be the first to be issued among the nation's top conglomerates.
Gyeongbokg palace in Seoul. (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)

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7 Crypto Exchange Executives Handed Prison Sentences for $1.7B Fraud in South Korea: Report
The exchange's former CEO was sentenced to 22 years in prison.
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Seoul, South Korea (Ciaran O'Brien/Unsplash)
South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Will Block Unregistered Wallets
The exchange was reportedly pressured from its partner bank to change its mind.
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S. Korean Lambda256 Closes $60M Series B at $300M Valuation
The Dunamu company offers BaaS to corporations.
Gyeongbokg palace in Seoul (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)

Gyeongbokg Palace in Seoul (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)
South Korea’s Hashed Under Tax Investigation
The investment firm announced $200 million in new funding last week.
Gyeongbokg Palace in Seoul (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)

Gyeongbokg palace in Seoul. (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)
S. Korean Regulators Call for Criminal Punishments for Crypto Market Manipulation
The law is unlikely to go through Parliament this year.
Gyeongbokg palace in Seoul. (Chan Young Lee/Unsplash)