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N. Koreans hurting economically due to border shutdown

North Koreans are complaining that their government's shutdown of trade over the Sino-North Korean border due to fears over the Wuhan coronovirus is causing...

Superstition makes getting loans difficult in January, sources

Many North Koreans in of business loans are unable to get them due to the country’s economic downturn and a custom of avoiding loans...

North Korea Market Prices Update: January 17, 2020

All prices are in KPW and current as of January 17, 2019. Data: Daily NK

North Korea Market Prices Update: December 6, 2019

All prices are in KPW and current as of December 6, 2019. Data: Daily NK

North Korea Market Prices Update: November 15, 2019

All prices are in KPW and current as of November 15, 2019. Data: Daily NK

North Korea Market Prices Update: November 1, 2019

All prices are in KPW and current as of November 1, 2019. Data: Daily NK

North Korean merchants cut down costs through video-chatting

Some North Korean merchants have started to use the video chatting feature on their smartphones to cut down on business travel costs, Daily NK...

Interest in Jang Song Taek rebounds in Pyongyang

There has been a sudden rise of high-level officials in Pyongyang mentioning Jang Song Taek, the uncle (by marriage) of North Korean leader Kim...

North Korea Market Prices Update: September 30, 2019

All prices shown in KPW and current as of September 30, 2019.  Data: Daily NK

Daily NK snapshots from North Korea

Vessels with luxury goods slip through sanctions' loopholes (Jang Seul Gi) Despite international sanctions against North Korea, the country's elites have been able to exploit...

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