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June 27, 2019

Beans Mean Leave for Gangwon’s 5th Corps

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Samsu Power Plant fails to meet demand, frustrating local residents

The Samsu Power Plant, a hydroelectric power station located in Ryanggang Province, is failing to provide sufficient levels of electricity to nearby areas, leading...

Tenants begin winterizing homes in new Hyesan apartment complex

As residents begin moving into new apartments in Hyesan, Ryanggang Province and prepare to weatherize their homes for winter, demand for plastic sheeting is...

Jinbei trucks roll in, ‘donju’ distribution operations rise

Amidst the growing private economy in North Korea, a number of people are growing wealthy by cashing in on the expanding distribution industry. Recently, a growing...

Vendors profit on price fixing for winter prep goods

It's time for another episode of the weekly series Market Trends, where we look at the latest developments in North Korea's economy. North Korea...

Power equipment imports rise on back of state push for energy solutions

In line with the emphasis placed on resolving the problems with North Korea’s power supply in Kim Jong Un’s New Year’s Address, trading companies are importing...

Prevention patrol squad fails to stymie carbon monoxide poisoning in North Korea

  The Gas Inspection Squad, a unit whose objective is to help prevent the occurrence of carbon monoxide poisoning deaths, has been facing operational difficulties...

Senior manager at Songjin Steel Complex banished to Musan Mine

The head of engineering at Songjin Steel Complex in Kimchaek, North Hamgyong Province, has been stripped of his position and sent with his family...

Ordinary North Koreans indifferent to founding anniversary fanfare

Students in North Korea have been enduring grueling hours of preparation for the 70th anniversary of North Korea's national founding day on September 9,...

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