Events at the 4.25 Cultural Center in Pyongyang August 24th, marking the 54th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il's start of the Songun [military-first..
North Korean residents cool off in the Amrok [Yalu] River. Image: Daily NKThe oppressive heat hanging over the Korean peninsula
has South Koreans flocking to th..
Summer break for university students can mean local and international trips to expand horizons, supplemental studies, internships, or volunteer activities to gain experie..
The North Korean authorities have tightened up their efforts to stop external media from circulating in the early Kim Jong Eun era, and this has been relatively effective...
Since the beginning
of the Kim Jong Eun era in 2011, the North Korean security forces have been trying
to halt inflows of “capitalist culture,” a term that includes the “..
Daily NK discusses life in North Korea under Kim Jong Eun . | Image: Daily NKThe North Korean authorities claim that public projects
undertaken by the Kim Jong Eun r..
In 2011, North Korean and Chinese authorities agreed to undertake the
joint construction of a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) at Hwanggeumpyeong in Sindo
County, North P..
North Korea made its first official mention of the sinking of the Sewol
passenger ferry on April 18th, two days after the disaster took
place in waters off Jindo in South..
Daily NK has confirmed that China is currently supplying oil to North Korea through a pipeline running between the two. Though there have been cases where Beijing has susp..
The first outcome of today’s inaugural session of the 13th
Supreme People’s Assembly (SPA) has seen Kim Jong Eun re-elected as 1st
Chairman of the National Defense Commiss..