April 09, 2020

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Colin Zwirko

Colin Zwirko is an NK News correspondent based in Seoul.

News

Large-scale greenhouse farm project takes shape in Kyongsong, imagery shows

DPRK leader may have inspected area recently before or after departing town for Russia

Colin Zwirko April 30, 2019
News

Shoddy construction on display at Sinuiju riverside high-rise construction site

Work appeared active in late March, photos show

Colin Zwirko April 16, 2019
Analysis

Despite leader’s claims, images show scant progress at Samjiyon over the winter

Project set to be wrapped up by October next year, Kim Jong Un said this week

Colin Zwirko April 4, 2019
Analysis

Wonsan-Kalma tourist zone sees rapid progress, new construction: imagery

Resort project in advanced stages as October deadline looms, though much work remains to be done

Colin Zwirko March 26, 2019
News

North Korea makes progress on construction near Satellite Control Center: imagery

Purpose of National Aerospace Development Administration-linked complex still unclear

Colin Zwirko March 6, 2019
News

Chinese company planning to construct Sinuiju’s “first foreign-owned” SEZ this spring

Five Continents Int’l Development Corp. also involved in Wonsan-Kalma, company materials claim

Colin Zwirko February 21, 2019
News

Kim Jong Un seen with new Mercedes-Maybach S 600 in recent appearance

Vehicle possibly USD$500,000+ armored “Guard” edition catered to heads of state

Chad O'Carroll| Colin Zwirko February 8, 2019
Analysis

3D model of North Korea’s Wonsan Kalma beach resort sheds light on project plans

Video obtained by NK Pro reveals detailed blueprint and how plans changed over time

Colin Zwirko January 24, 2019
News

Rapid progress at Samjiyon construction project since summer, imagery reveals

Over 100 new buildings appear to have sprouted up since Kim Jong Un's July visit

Colin Zwirko October 5, 2018
Analysis

Satellite imagery reveals ongoing changes at Kaesong Industrial Complex

No major facility usage apparent, however, as two Koreas push to open liason office

Colin Zwirko August 23, 2018