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DPRK expands tourist access to Wonsan Kalma Peninsula

DPRK expands tourist access to Wonsan Kalma Peninsula

Tourists may soon be able to stay adjacent to military bases in Wonsan

DPRK expands tourist access to Wonsan Kalma Peninsula
Curtis Melvin
Curtis Melvin July 31, 2013
NK Media Watch – July 17 to 23

NK Media Watch – July 17 to 23

Victorious fatherland preparations, the Kaesong industrial complex, consumer goods

NK Media Watch – July 17 to 23
Matthew McGrath July 27, 2013
In border regions, Chinese traders see profit in N. Korea

In border regions, Chinese traders see profit in N. Korea

'North Korea is definitely on the verge of opening up; I can feel it when I'm there.'

In border regions, Chinese traders see profit in N. Korea
James Pearson
James Pearson July 23, 2013
Increase in foreign tourists attending this year’s mass games

Increase in foreign tourists attending this year’s mass games

State media reports this year’s mass games to focus on 60th anniversary of end of Korean War

Increase in foreign tourists attending this year’s mass games
Brian Kim
Brian Kim | Yeseul Loaiza July 19, 2013
Information on Rason 2013 Trade Fair emerges

Information on Rason 2013 Trade Fair emerges

Trade fair to take place as North Korea continues to stress importance of Rason

Information on Rason 2013 Trade Fair emerges
Curtis Melvin
Curtis Melvin July 9, 2013
How North Korean trading companies make money

How North Korean trading companies make money

Trade organizations work together by swapping their state-approved quota for surplus materials

How North Korean trading companies make money
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov June 28, 2013
First look: Inside North Korea’s latest ‘Samjiyon’ tablet device

First look: Inside North Korea’s latest ‘Samjiyon’ tablet device

Angry birds, basketball games, tanks and other fun on North Korea's latest iPad-style device

First look: Inside North Korea’s latest ‘Samjiyon’ tablet device
James Pearson
James Pearson June 24, 2013
North Korea’s “Torure” Rail Transport System

North Korea’s “Torure” Rail Transport System

The cart itself is simple piece of technology: It rolls downhill and is slowed by a friction brake system by the conductor

North Korea’s “Torure” Rail Transport System
Curtis Melvin
Curtis Melvin June 18, 2013
A North Korean Loves New York City Summer Fashion

A North Korean Loves New York City Summer Fashion

"New York City and North Korean fashion color palettes are very similar!"

A North Korean Loves New York City Summer Fashion
Park Ji Woo
Park Ji Woo June 15, 2013
17 hour talks mark tentative progress for two Koreas

17 hour talks mark tentative progress for two Koreas

"To get away from the confrontational scenes of the last few months, a start has to be made somewhere"

17 hour talks mark tentative progress for two Koreas
James Hoare
James Hoare June 10, 2013