Information related to the North Korea business sector
The most visible sign of new Chinese investment since the ouster of Jang Song Thaek in late 2013
Tour operators share initial impressions and observations from the Masik Ryong ski resort
In many cases North Korea contacted ski companies directly, only to face rejection
Rapid Beijing- or Seoul-style rapid growth not realistic, carries side-effects
North Korea seeks engagement while undermining U.S.-Japan-S. Korea alliance, historian says
New regulations have led to immediate 30% increase in output - source
High-end ski equipment from Canada, Sweden and Italy visible at Masik ski pass
Previous marathons only open to professional marathon runners
Tourists may now travel to every single station on Pyongyang "u-bahn"
Holding of elderly military veteran may be due to specific actions during Korean War
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