9th, the seventh Workers' Party Congress in North Korean history came to a
close. Following the event, multiple publications on the topic have..
This is NK Market Trends, bringing you weekly updates on
the North Korean economy. This is our third installment on the pork industry in
the North, with reporter Seol..
North Korea’s first Party Congress in 36
years drew to a close on May 9. On that day, the Party-run publication Rodong
Sinmun was filled with coverage about the conference...
Water levels in
the Gunnam Dam on the Imjin River in Yeoncheon-gun, Gyeonggi Province rose suddenly on May 16 and continued until dawn of the next day. South Korean offi..
The first repatriation ship bound for North Korea leaves port amid fanfare in December 1959. A film produced by the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chon..
How will unification be accomplished?
Achieving a harmony between gradual change
and radical change is important for the success of unification. Ordinarily,
It’s time for another round of “Market
Trends," where we discuss North Korea’s economic situation. Last time, we took
a look at the livestock industry, which is gaining a..
The 7th Party Congress will commence tomorrow. The Party Congress is North Korea’s premier political institution, and as such most analysts predict that Kim Jong Un will use..
Although it is widely thought that Kim Jong
Un plans to consolidate North Korea’s dictatorial system through the 7th Party
Congress, as the country’s internal stability gr..