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September 23, 2020

Tag: Market Economy

North Korea Market Price Update: September 2, 2020

All prices shown in KPW and current as of September 2, 2020. Data: Daily NK

N. Korea orders investigation into shortage of teachers in rural schools

In the process of investigating the state of education across the country, North Korean authorities recently discovered a shortage of teaching staff at schools...

North Korea Market Price Update: July 19, 2020

All prices shown in KPW and current as of July 19, 2020. Data: Daily NK  

North Korea Market Price Update: June 19, 2020

All prices shown in KPW and current as of June 19, 2020. Data: Daily NK

North Korea Market Price Update: June 6, 2020

All prices shown in KPW and current as of June 6, 2020. Data: Daily NK

Corn prices in North Korea are surging as demand rises

Demand for corn and processed corn foods has been increasing in North Korea recently, leading to higher prices for the commodity, Daily NK has...

North Korea Market Price Update: May 23, 2020

All prices shown in KPW and current as of May 23, 2020. Data: Daily NK

North Korea Market Price Update: May 9, 2020

All prices shown in KPW and current as of May 9, 2020. Data: Daily NK

N. Korea renews efforts to crack down on “8.3 Earnings” scheme

North Korean authorities have renewed efforts to crack down on a workplace exemption scheme called "8.3 Earnings" that allows workers to engage in private...

Pyongyangites continue to hoard as prices keep rising

Pyongyang residents continue to hoard various imported products, which has led to spikes in the prices of imported food items and even the closure...

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