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A glimpse into housing permit system 
Date : September 29, 2019
A glimpse into North Korea’s housing permit systemAccording to regulations stipulated by housing use permits, North Koreans are required to complete the residential regi…
NK loosens rules on motorcycle ownership registration 
Date : September 29, 2019
North Korea loosens rules on motorcycle ownership registrationThe Ministry of People’s Safety (MPS) recently began permitting North Koreans to register ownership of moto…
Construction continues night and day on Sinuiju 
Date : September 25, 2019
Construction continues night and day on Sinuiju apartment buildingEfforts appear to be accelerating on the construction of an apartment building in Sinuiju as laborers wo…
NK hands down recall order to all workers in China 
Date : September 25, 2019
North Korea hands down recall order to all workers in ChinaAlthough three months remain until North Korean workers abroad are required to return home in accordance with a…
North Korea suffers mass deaths of grass-fed goats 
Date : September 24, 2019
North Korea suffers mass deaths of grass-fed goats Despite North Korea’s attempts to increase the number of goats and other animals in the country, Daily NK sources…
N. Hamgyong intensifies inspections of USBs 
Date : September 24, 2019
North Hamgyong Province intensifies inspections of USBsCustoms checkpoints in North Korea are intensifying inspections of handheld data storage devices such as USBs and a…
NK loosens rules on motorcycle ownership registration 
Date : September 23, 2019
North Korea loosens rules on motorcycle ownership registrationThe Ministry of People’s Safety (MPS) recently began permitting North Koreans to register ownership of moto…
NK forges ahead with wind energy schemes 
Date : September 23, 2019
North Korea forges ahead with wind energy schemesNorth Korean workers are being mobilized to expand wind energy in the country, Daily NK sources reported on Tuesday.“Wor…
Cutting down tree in “slogan tree” 
Date : September 23, 2019
Miner jailed for cutting down tree in “slogan tree” zoneA North Korean man who felled a tree in an area designated for slogan-inscribed trees in August has been sentenc…
Human trafficking increases on border 
Date : September 18, 2019
Human trafficking increases on Sino-DPRK border Human trafficking of North Korean defector women has been rising recently, with victims being sold to businesses runn…
Soldiers dispatched to uranium mine 
Date : September 18, 2019
Soldiers dispatched to Pyongsan uranium mineNorth Korea has recently dispatched soldiers who finished their mandatory service periods to a uranium mine in Pyongsan, North…
New gas stations putting private sellers out of business 
Date : September 16, 2019
New gas stations putting private sellers out of business At least four state-owned gas stations are operating in the Ryanggang Province city of Hyesan and two additi…
Teenager fights pine nut farm guards 
Date : September 16, 2019
Teenager fights pine nut farm guards, killing one After entering a pine nut farm illegally, a teenager in Ryanggang Province defended himself from the farm’s guards…
Ryanggang deemed to have the most illegal border crossers 
Date : August 29, 2019
North Korea’s Ryanggang Province deemed to have the most “illegal border crossers” Lectures were recently held for local residents in Ryanggang Province after the…
Orphan at boarding school dies from exhaustion, malnutrition 
Date : August 28, 2019
Orphan at North Korean boarding school dies from exhaustion, malnutritionAs part of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s efforts to show his “love for the people,” the re…
 
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