February 06, 2023

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Information related to the North Korea business sector

What it’s like to spend a night in a North Korean house

What it’s like to spend a night in a North Korean house

North Korean homestay offers unparalleled scenery, interaction with locals

What it’s like to spend a night in a North Korean house
Susan Ahn
Susan Ahn September 13, 2013
Why the renewal of operations at Kaesong is a good thing

Why the renewal of operations at Kaesong is a good thing

Latest agreement on facility offers opportunity to build trust, reduce tensions

Why the renewal of operations at Kaesong is a good thing
Jort van Oosterhout
Jort van Oosterhout September 11, 2013
‘I Was Told There Would be Robots’

‘I Was Told There Would be Robots’

Examining the misconceptions and morality of traveling to North Korea

‘I Was Told There Would be Robots’
Matt Alesevich
Matt Alesevich September 6, 2013
North Korea promotes beach holidays via domestic ad. campaign

North Korea promotes beach holidays via domestic ad. campaign

Push to promote beach vacations suggests holidays no longer solely for elite

North Korea promotes beach holidays via domestic ad. campaign
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald September 3, 2013
Mixed evidence on Chinese implementation of N. Korea sanctions

Mixed evidence on Chinese implementation of N. Korea sanctions

Paraxoically, Chinese businesses may be primary beneficiaries of sanctions on N. Korea

Mixed evidence on Chinese implementation of N. Korea sanctions
Andray Abrahamian
Andray Abrahamian August 29, 2013
Understanding past, present and future inter-Korean relations

Understanding past, present and future inter-Korean relations

Kaesong, cellphones and the future of the peninsula: an interview with Dr. Chang-hyun Jung

Understanding past, present and future inter-Korean relations
Subin Kim
Subin Kim August 28, 2013
Fancy new coffee shop opens in Pyongyang

Fancy new coffee shop opens in Pyongyang

Andray Abrahamian of Choson Exchange samples Pyongyang's latest coffee shop

Fancy new coffee shop opens in Pyongyang
Andray Abrahamian
Andray Abrahamian August 28, 2013
An inside look at North Korea’s luxury hotel industry

An inside look at North Korea’s luxury hotel industry

Despite a poorly performing economy, several luxury class hotels exist in North Korea

An inside look at North Korea’s luxury hotel industry
Five years left to solve the North Korea nuclear issue

Five years left to solve the North Korea nuclear issue

Veteran North Korea watcher says int’l community has five years to resolve problems

Five years left to solve the North Korea nuclear issue
Subin Kim
Subin Kim August 23, 2013
How North Korea is striving to prepare for its future: part 1

How North Korea is striving to prepare for its future: part 1

A look at how education and information technology will shape North Korea's future

How North Korea is striving to prepare for its future: part 1
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza August 21, 2013