July 18th was Chobok, the first of the Sambok,
or three hottest days of summer. As the summer heat starts to grow, Koreans
have traditionally sought re..
of people entering North Korea for the purpose of tourism rose 20% year-on-year
in the first half of 2014, according to the North Korean state tourism agency...
Textile mills in North
Korea are accelerating production of swimwear in various styles and colors, the
Chosun Workers’ Party daily Rodong Sinmun claimed on July 14th.“Ther..
On July 10th, Pyongyang proposed
an inter-Korean meeting to deal with matters pertaining to the dispatch of North
Korean athletes and a cheering squad to the upcoming 17t..
Kim Jong Eun provides energetic guidance to NDC Design Department head Ma Won Chun at Sunan International Airport. | Image: KCNAKim Jong Eun recently visited the on..
The death of senior North Korean official
Jon Pyong Ho has provided an opportunity for analysts and observers to take stock of
the relative power balance between differen..
North Korea’s Kim Jung Eun was shown limping across the
stage at the start of yesterday’s Party meeting convened to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the death of Ki..
A team of North Korean cheerleaders arrive in South Korea for the 2005 Asian Games. | Image: Yonhap
North Korea has
The summer heat arrived early on the Korean Peninsula this year, and that means that beaches and
water parks on both sides of the DMZ are already bustling.
The North K..
North Korea made a brief show of
emphasizing construction quality and safety in the aftermath of a catastrophic building
failure in central Pyongyang during May. However,..