December 03, 2021

North Korean ideological movement ‘losing steam,’ better rewards needed: Kim

‘Three Revolutions’ reward and punishment system to be expanded, Kim Jong Un tells party conference

Update: State media reported on Monday, Nov. 22 that the conference ended over the weekend and attendees adopted a resolution on carrying out Kim Jong Un's instructions.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants to expand a loyalty reward system to spur development as a core ideological movement is "losing steam," according to new instructions released by state media Friday.