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Kim Jong Un Visits 11 May Factory, Views Mobile ‘Phone Handset

DPRK state media reported on 10 August (Saturday) that Kim Jong Un (Kim Cho’ng-u’n) toured the 11 May Factory.  He was accompanied by Korean Workers’ Party [KWP] Deputy Department Directors … Continue reading

08/11/2013 · 1 Comment

A New Party Economic Department?

Radio Free Asia, citing two anonymous sources based in Chagang and Yanggang Provinces, reports that the Korean Workers’ Party [KWP] created a new department in June within the Central Committee … Continue reading

07/17/2013 · 1 Comment

DPRK Cabinet Holds Second Plenum

DPRK state media reported on 13 July (Saturday) that the DPRK Cabinet held its second plenary meeting (plenum) in 2013.  Neither Korean nor English news items on the Cabinet meeting … Continue reading

07/16/2013 · Leave a comment

DPRK Premier Visits Power Plant, Farm and Appliances Factory

DPRK state media reported on 1 July (Monday) that Cabinet Premier Pak Pong Ju visited the Pyongyang Thermal Power Complex, a cooperative farm in Kangwo’n Province and an electric appliances … Continue reading

07/02/2013 · Leave a comment

DPRK Premier Visits Coal Mine

DPRK state media reported on 29 April (Monday) that DPRK Cabinet Premier Pak Pong Ju visited the Sunch’o’n Area Youth Coal Mining Complex.  Pak was briefed about coal production at … Continue reading

04/29/2013 · Leave a comment

Two Academic Awards/Prize Ceremonies Held For Scientists in Pyongyang

DPRK state media reported on 6 February (Wednesday) that two academic award ceremonies were held in Pyongyang.  The 16 February Science and Technology  Prize held a ceremony at the People’s … Continue reading

02/06/2013 · Leave a comment

DPRK TV News Reports on Richardson-Schmidt Visit to Grand People’s Study House and KIS University

DPRK state media aired a brief story (33 seconds) at the end of its 9 January (Wednesday) television newscast which showed former Governor Bill Richardson, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, … Continue reading

01/10/2013 · 2 Comments

DPRK Premier Tours Pyongyang Factories

DPRK state media reported on 14 December (Friday) that DPRK Cabinet Premier Choe Yong Rim visited a series of factories in Pyongyang where he “encouraged the workers in a high-pitched … Continue reading

12/14/2012 · Leave a comment

Kim Jong Un Visits General Satellite Command and Control Center to Order U’nha-3 Launch

DPRK state media reported on 14 December (Friday) that Kim Jong Un (Kim Cho’ng-u’n) visited the General Satellite Command and Control Center in Sanum-dong in northern Pyongyang, one hour after … Continue reading

12/14/2012 · Leave a comment

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