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News North Korea Sinuiju: Sinuiju’s premium apartments see major price spike

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Sinuiju’s premium apartments see major price spike
News source: https://www.dailynk.com/english/prices-sinuiju-premium-apartments-spike/

After North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s visit to Sinuiju in November 2018 to conduct on-the-spot guidance of the city’s development plans, apartment prices spiked by around 30% to 40%. “Full-fledged ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: See This Jet? This Was America's First Fighter Jet (It Battled North Korea)

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
See This Jet? This Was America's First Fighter Jet (It Battled North Korea)
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/see-jet-was-americas-first-fighter-jet-it-battled-north-korea-85451

Key point: America had to play catch-up in the jet game. On November 8, 1950, a flight of four straight-winged jets swooped down on an airfield at Sinuiju, North Korea—on the Korean side of the border ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: North Korea's horror prisons: Executions, starvation and cells so overcrowded inmates can't lie down

Published on: Thursday 22 August 2019
North Korea's horror prisons: Executions, starvation and cells so overcrowded inmates can't lie down
News source: https://nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=12255382

DigitalGlobe satellite imagery of Sinuiju concentration camp (Kyo-hwa-so No. 3) - a reeducation camp in North Korea. Photo / Getty Images The secretary-general said "numerous interviewees reported ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: UN Sanctions Committee Permits Vehicles to Enter N. Korea for Aid Program

Published on: Wednesday 14 August 2019
UN Sanctions Committee Permits Vehicles to Enter N. Korea for Aid Program
News source: http://world.kbs.co.kr/service/news_view.htm?Seq_Code=147434

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News North Korea Sinuiju: USD – North Korean Won exchange rate spikes in North Korea

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
USD – North Korean Won exchange rate spikes in North Korea
News source: https://www.dailynk.com/english/usd-north-korean-won-exchange-rate-spikes-in-north-korea/

During the same period, the rate rose from 8,460 KPW to 8,760 KPW in Sinuiju, while in Hyesan the rate rose from 8,200 KPW to 8,400 KPW. Daily NK conducted a market survey on August 6 that found the ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: North Korea navigates economic reform in a sea of sanctions

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
North Korea navigates economic reform in a sea of sanctions
News source: https://www.peoplesworld.org/article/north-korea-navigates-economic-reform-in-a-sea-of-sanctions/

As I learned during a June visit to the DPRK (the official name of North Korea), getting clear answers to this and ... and proceeding south of Sinuiju, one sees hours of countryside. The view is of a ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: The First Fighter Jet Fight Took Place During the Korean War (North Korea Lost)

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
The First Fighter Jet Fight Took Place During the Korean War (North Korea Lost)
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/first-fighter-jet-fight-took-place-during-korean-war-north-korea-lost-64346

AS told by Warren Thompson in his book F-80 Shooting Star Units of the Korean War, the first sightings of Russian-built MiG-15s south of the Yalu River in early November 1950 changed the freedom with ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: Thousands of North Korean women are being forced into sexual slavery in China, rights group says

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/north-korean-women-sexual-slavery-in-china-report-korea-future-initiative-2019-5

"Three men abducted me [close to the border]," Jeon, a woman from Sinuiju, a city on the North Korea-China border, was quoted as saying in the report. "It was nearly dark and they put me in their car ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: Taiwan and North Korea: Star-Crossed Business Partners

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://www.38north.org/2019/05/pkennedy051419/

At a meeting in October 2018 between members of the Taiwanese business community, including former Kuomintang financial manager Liu Tai-ying, and Yang Bin, a Chinese-Dutch businessman who worked on ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: North Korean authorities crack down on medicinal drugs

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.dailynk.com/english/north-korean-authorities-crack-down-on-medicinal-drugs/

The crackdown in Sinuiju, however, does not appear to be part of a broader nationwide crackdown on medicinal drugs. “I haven’t heard about any crackdown on medicinal drugs,” a South Pyongan ...

News North Korea Sinuiju: Chinese Tourism to N.Korea Soars

Published on: Sunday 26 May 2019
News source: http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2019/05/27/2019052701556.html

Nam Sung-wook of Korea University, who visited the area last month. "One hotel the North is building in Sinuiju is near completion, and once it's completed even more Chinese will come." ...