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Mongolia keen to ship coal through North Korean port
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Mongolia keen to ship coal through North Korean port

Further details, including exemption of customs duties, to be announced at April meeting in Czech Republic

Mongolia keen to ship coal through North Korean port
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne March 25, 2015
North Korea advertises May Day Stadium, calls for sporting achievements

North Korea advertises May Day Stadium, calls for sporting achievements

Completion of massive stadium complements recent push to achieve 'sports power' status

North Korea advertises May Day Stadium, calls for sporting achievements
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald March 25, 2015
Natural resources development can help Korean unification: geologist

Natural resources development can help Korean unification: geologist

Symposium discusses possibility of mineral resources for growth engines, balanced development in unified peninsula

Natural resources development can help Korean unification: geologist
Ha-young Choi
Ha-young Choi March 24, 2015
North Korea reports progress in modernizing domestic railway

North Korea reports progress in modernizing domestic railway

Domestic media touts developments despite ongoing concerns over condition of existing railways

North Korea reports progress in modernizing domestic railway
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald March 24, 2015
Pyongyang calls for Seoul to lift sanctions

Pyongyang calls for Seoul to lift sanctions

North Korea denies involvement in Cheonan sinking, condemns Seoul for 'cooking up' May 24 Measures

Pyongyang calls for Seoul to lift sanctions
Subin Kim
Subin Kim March 24, 2015
Activist to halt sending leaflets to North Korea ‘for now’

Activist to halt sending leaflets to North Korea ‘for now’

Defector-activist group's leader advises North to apologize for naval vessel sinking five years ago

Activist to halt sending leaflets to North Korea ‘for now’
Subin Kim
Subin Kim March 23, 2015
N. Korea agrees to discuss projects with Russia, South Korea

N. Korea agrees to discuss projects with Russia, South Korea

Minister for Far East Development: Russian investors required for large scale projects, experts remain skeptical

N. Korea agrees to discuss projects with Russia, South Korea
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne March 23, 2015
North Korean-Belarus cooperation to focus on agriculture: government source

North Korean-Belarus cooperation to focus on agriculture: government source

Recent visit from N. Korean Foreign Minister focused on agriculture, vehicles with both sides wanting to expand cooperation

North Korean-Belarus cooperation to focus on agriculture: government source
Christopher Rivituso March 23, 2015
Large wildfire burning in the DMZ between North and South Korea

Large wildfire burning in the DMZ between North and South Korea

South Korean media reports fire started from the North Korean side, has spread toward Dorasan Observatory tower

Large wildfire burning in the DMZ between North and South Korea
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne March 23, 2015
Bridging the app: South-North Korean translator launched

Bridging the app: South-North Korean translator launched

Manufacturers look to complete unfinished work of past proposed dictionary projects

Bridging the app: South-North Korean translator launched
JH Ahn
JH Ahn March 23, 2015