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Teachers restricted from travelling until December 
Date : May 13, 2020
N. Korean teachers restricted from travelling until DecemberNorth Korean authorities recently imposed restrictions on the travel of teachers for the rest of the year to p…
NK paper urges all-out efforts to maximize rice production 
Date : May 11, 2020
NK paper urges all-out efforts to maximize rice productionNorth Korea's Rodong Shinmun called for all-out efforts to maximize rice production this year.Kim Jong-un sugges…
Inter-Korean railway project welcomed 
Date : May 11, 2020
N. Korean officials favorably view the inter-Korean railway projectDaily NK sources said that it appears that North Korean officials seem to welcome the inter-Korean rail…
Fever outbreak in Ryanggang Province 
Date : May 4, 2020
Fever outbreak in Ryanggang Province sparks fears of COVID-19A fever outbreak in Taehongdan County, Ryanggang Province, has sparked fears of the spread of COVID-19 in the…
Prices keep rising in Pyongyang 
Date : May 4, 2020
Pyongyangites continue to hoard as prices keep risingPyongyang residents have been hoarding various imported products, which has led to spikes in the prices of imported f…
NK probe into military uncovers corruption 
Date : April 28, 2020
N. Korean probe into military uncovers vast levels of corruptionThrough a large-scale probe into corruption in the military, North Korean authorities recently have found …
Ryanggang Province push back against high electricity rates 
Date : April 27, 2020
N. Koreans in Ryanggang Province push back against high electricity ratesA North Korean source in Ryanggang Province reported recently that electricity rates in the provi…
NK tightens flow of people in and out of Chagang Province 
Date : April 27, 2020
N. Korea tightens flow of people in and out of Chagang ProvinceNorth Korean authorities recently established two new sentry posts on roads heading into Chagang Province a…
Deployment of new GPS jamming device 
Date : April 27, 2020
N. Korea readies deployment of new GPS jamming deviceNorth Korea’s military recently completed final tests on a new “GPS jamming device” for use against South Korea an…
Panic buying in Pyongyang 
Date : April 27, 2020
Announcement on import restrictions leads to panic buying in PyongyangNorth Korea’s recent announcement of restrictions on imports of “unnecessary items” has led to a …
Laptop computers increased in March 
Date : April 19, 2020
Purchases of laptop computers increased in MarchNorth Korea has seen an increase in the sales of notebook computers following the closures of schools due to the COVID-19 …
Corn farming turned out execution 
Date : April 19, 2020
Forestry official executed for illegal corn farmThe head of a local forest management office in Chagang Province was recently executed for removing saplings from state-ow…
NK may move to issue public bonds 
Date : April 16, 2020
N. Korea may move to issue public bonds for the first time in 17 yearsFor the first time in 17 years, North Korean authorities may be planning to issue public bonds to al…
NK lifts ban on students returning to China for study 
Date : April 16, 2020
N. Korea lifts ban on students returning to China for studyNorth Korea recently lifted its ban on students returning to China for study abroad programs, Daily NK has lear…
Four military hospital doctors die from symptoms similar to COVID-19 
Date : April 13, 2020
Four N. Korean military hospital doctors die from symptoms similar to COVID-19Three military doctors and one civilian doctor recently died at a North Korean military hosp…
 
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