Wednesday Jul 23
North Korean Architect Dreams Up Futuristic Buildings to Promote Tourism
Architects in North Korea work for the government, have little exposure to the outside world and might go their entire career without receiving a private commission.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
North Korea unveils plans for underwater hotel in new 'tourist city'
This article titled "North Korea unveils plans for underwater hotel in new 'tourist city'" was written by Hamish Macdonald for NK News, part of the North Korea network, for theguardian.com on Wednesday 23rd July 2014 04.00 UTC North Korean authorities have announced an ambitious development project for the east coast city of Wonsan that will ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
6 countries U.S. airlines are prohibited from flying over
The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine on Thursday left many travelers wondering about other unsafe conflict zones.
A North Korean Architect's Crazy Visions of the Future
These "Mountain Conicals" pile living quarters high to reduce their footprint in the surrounding river beds.
Kim Jong Un Really Hates This Video And Wants It Off The Internet
Dictators never seem to have much of a sense of humor, and North Korea's Kim Jong Un is no exception.
Koreas set to resume ancient palace project
Dozens of South Korean historians will visit North Korea in the coming weeks, as the two Koreas are restarting a joint excavation of an ancient royal palace site in the communist nation, officials here said Monday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The China Post
North Korea threatens boycott of Asian Games in South
North Korea on Friday threatened to pull out of September's Asian Games in South Korea, blaming Seoul for the breakdown of talks on Pyongyang's participation.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Inter-Korean talks on N. Korea's participation in Incheon Asian Games begin
Departing for the border village of Panmunjom for Thursday's working-level talks, South Korea's chief delegate said general issues surrounding the North's participation in the upcoming Asian Games will be up for discussion.
U.S. warns Japan against Abe`s possible visit to N. Korea
U.S. warns Japan against Abe`s possible visit to N. Korea . JULY 17, 2014 03:27.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Let's Face It: Palestinian Forces Are Wasting Their Time
North Korea: Japanese and South Korea press reported North Korea launched two ballistic missiles early Sunday.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Opinion: Why is North Korea mad at comedy?
Statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Mansudae in Pyongyang. North Koreans gather in front of the statues to lay flowers and bow, showing their respect for the late and current leader.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
N.Koreans Tell of Rampant Corruption in Crumbling State
Ordinary North Koreans are lucky to earn US$30 a month, but senior state officials easily make more than $100 a day from endemic corruption, a survey shows.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Hermit Kingdom: An Inside View Of North Korea's Hidden Car Culture
When I found myself in one of the most isolated and mysterious countries on the planet naturally the first thing I noticed was the profound assortment of vehicles in the airport parking lot.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Future according to North Korea?
WHAT happens when a country cut off from the rest of the world is asked to design the future? Here is a rare look inside the super-secret republic.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
South China Morning Post
Diplomatic manoeuvring makes for strange bedfellows in Northeast Asia
Chinese President Xi and his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye joined forces at a summit against the North's continued intransigence over its nuclear weapons programme.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
North Korea Restarts Domestic Flights to Bolster Tourism
The move will make it easier for tourists to explore more of country is a shorter period of time and likely attract new visitors previously put off by the slower options available.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Chinese leader's Seoul visit snubs North Korea
Chinese President Xi Jinping waves upon his arrival at Seoul Military Airport in Seongnam, South Korea.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Japan to partially lift sanctions on N.Korea
The Japanese government has decided to partially lift sanctions on North Korea, in exchange for Pyongyang's investigation into the fate of abductees and other Japanese missing in the North.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Japan Times
Chongryon staves off sale of HQ
The pro-Pyongyang group Chongyron paid a deposit Monday to prevent for now the sale of its Tokyo headquarters building and land, sources said.