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    South Korean Crypto Exchange Becomes the First Overseas Platform Legally Recognized in China

    An announcement came from South Korean Crypto Exchange that it has set-up an establishment for its branch to locate in China. No doubt, the nation was in the news when it imposed a ban on all types of cryptocurrency trading platforms. DBX announced that they are well-managed and done with the licensing process to move ahead and start the work.

    As per the latest news from Money Today, DBX has managed to attain a license to operate within China its subsidiary within the plan framed for expanding overseas. The exchange holds an affiliation to the “KBCA (Korea Blockchain Coordination Association).”

    Within the exchange details, a notification was out stating that China’s government showed a light on the branch opening scheduled to happen on 28th December 2020. The authorities issued a certificate for incorporation on 5th February 2021.

    A member of DBX released a comment on the issue:

    “Corporation establishment permission received at the present from China’s government presents a permit acquired from defiance for laying out foundation stone for foreign exchanges related to crypto in China so it highlights a prominent impact.”

    Officials from Crypto Exchange said that the “Tabi” named branch will become active not more than any single day after March. DBX is interested in expanding its operations and plans to move ahead within different nations including Indonesia, the United States, Cambodia, and Singapore.

    A ban imposed on domestic trading for crypto still prevails in China

    A turbulent relationship exists between China and cryptocurrency. From 2017, regulators in China started to impose a ban on activities related to cryptocurrency. In the beginning, a ban was imposed on the crypto exchanges prevailing within local boundaries. Later on, the government of China moved ahead and restricted activities for domestic level mining and trading.

    No doubt, the authorities from the nation are active in clarifying within the past years about their bitcoin stances. BAC (Beijing Arbitration Commission) reported with an article that showed light on “China’s bitcoin legal status” in 2020.

    The commission released a statement that using bitcoin in terms of a commodity is always active and never put on the banned list within Asia.

    Also, China is active in building the gap to start receiving CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency). In recent time, a report was released from news.Bitcoin.com that the nation is taking its hands off from 10 million Yuan, i.e., $1.55 million from Beijing’s CBDC. The amount beneficiaries are free to utilize the digital currency within the celebrations for New Year in China.