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News North Korea Finance: Coronavirus Concerns Prevent North Korea From Tearing Down Shuttered Mt. Geumkang Complex Built By Hyundai For $2 Billion
South Korea is reaping one clear dividend from the coronavirus: North Korea is putting off plans for tearing down the elaborate hotel and other facilities built by Hyundai companies at a cost of about $2 billion at the foot of Mount Geumgang more than 20 years ago.
News North Korea Finance: UPDATE 1-Policy shift anticipated as North Korea's Kim rides white horse on sacred mountain
Aides to Kim Jong Un are convinced the North Korean leader plans "a great operation", state media said on Wednesday in a report that included lavish descriptions and images of the leader riding a white horse up North Korea's most sacred mountain. In the photos released by state media,
(Bloomberg) -- South Korea will send military snipers and civilian hunters to its northern border Tuesday to eliminate wayward, contagion-carrying pigs from Kim Jong Un’s reclusive neighboring state.The government will also use thermal vision drones to search for hogs infected with African swine fever
News North Korea Finance: Did North Korea use missile launch to have a stronger hand for US nuclear talks?
North Korea's decision to fire a ballistic missile on Wednesday, a day after agreeing to resume talks with the United States over its nuclear weapons programme, was most likely intended as way to increase its bargaining power with both Washington and Beijing, observers say.A "new-type SLBM [
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North Korea said on Thursday that the recent U.N. Security Council meeting called by European nations, and a recent missile test by the United States are serious provocations, according to state news agency KCNA. "The fact that the U.N. Security Council unfairly puts the issue of our self-defense
The United States will "do what it can do" to help defuse a worsening political and economic dispute between South Korea and Japan, a senior U.S. diplomat said on Wednesday, as South Korea warned that the row would have global repercussions. The United States has been hesitant to publicly
News North Korea Finance: Huawei secretly helped North Korea build, maintain wireless network: Washington Post
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], the Chinese company put on a U.S. blacklist because of national security concerns, secretly helped North Korea build and maintain its commercial wireless network, the Washington Post reported on Monday, citing sources and internal documents. The Chinese telecommunications
South Korea's Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said at a regular briefing ... One of those materials, hydrogen fluoride, was reportedly shipped to North Korea after it was exported to the South. Seoul has ...
News North Korea Finance: Mass Games in North Korea, Jagan Mohan Reddy occupies CM Office in State Secretariat, and other news in pictures
2:30 pmGothic music, culture fans gather at German festivalThousands of Goth music and culture fans have gathered in the eastern German city of Leipzig for the annual Wave Gothic Festival, this year
While Kim Jong Un’s regime is permitted to import as much as 500,000 barrels of oil, the U.S. said Tuesday in a letter seen by Bloomberg News that the country has exceeded that amount through illicit ship-to-ship transfers. The U.S. and its allies requested that the committee, headed by German Ambassador
SEOUL (June 4): North Korea’s top nuclear envoy who was reportedly executed is actually alive and in custody, CNN reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Kim Hyok Chol, who led working-level ...
News North Korea Finance: The North Korean restaurant accused by a think tank of using software sales to bypass sanctions
an analyst studying North Korean illicit finance at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS). “It’s still a way North Korea can procure currency that is then funneled to its ...
News North Korea Finance: Dead or alive? Confusion on ‘executed’ envoy Kim Hyok-chol highlights mystery of North Korea
A year earlier, Han Kwang-sang, head of the finance department at the Workers’ Party ... Kim Jeong-min, a scholar and analyst who studies North Korea from Seoul, said the closed nature of the North ...
The South Korean government is looking into reports that Kim Jong Un ordered the execution of his top envoy and demoted senior officials. Photo: Yonhap/Shutterstock ...