Old People’s Home Opens in South Phyongan Province.

A nursing home was opened in South Phyong-an province. This province is located to the west of the DPRK, adjacent to the West Sea. The new building is built with a traditional Korean-style hipped roof. It is equipped with a dining room, exercise rooms, medical treatment and entertainment, library, etc. Due to the physical characteristics […]

Unjong Tea Drink Factory Inaugurated

The Unjong Tea Drink Factory was built in the Namsa-ri area of Rangnang District, Pyongyang and went into operation. The factory, provided with all the lines ranging from water filtering to tea exudate, preparation and packaging, is in a position to produce health-promoting tea with peculiar flavour and fragrance. Kim Tok Hun, member of the […]

Agricultural Workers Pledge to Reap Bumper Crop

Agricultural workers and members of the Union of Agricultural Workers of Korea met at the plaza in front of the statue of President Kim Il Sung in Chongsan-ri, Kangso District, on February 18 to vow to implement to the letter the first year’s task under the new five-year plan set forth at the 8th Congress of the […]

Quality Boots Are Produced

The Ryongsong Disabled Soldiers’ Injection-moulded Boots Factory, located on the outskirts of Pyongyang, is producing lots of quality boots. In recent years, officials of the factory have promoted the work to domestically produce locally-available raw and other materials in reliance upon its scientific and technical personnel. They also secured a guarantee for producing quality boots […]

Performances Celebrate the Day of the Shining Star

Working people’s organizations gave performances to celebrate the Day of the Shining Star (Chairman Kim Jong Il’s birth anniversary) on February 15. Among the audience were Ri Il Hwan, secretary of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Pak In Chol, chairman of the Central Committee of the General Federation of Trade Unions of […]

National Photo Exhibition Opens

On display in the venue of the exhibition are photos showing the immortal exploits of Kim Jong Il and the personality traits of the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un as a great man. Also on show are photos dealing with the proud reality of the DPRK which is ushering in a new era of prosperity under the wise leadership […]

Let Us Adorn the First Year’s Advance for Implementing Decisions Made at the Party Congress with Proud Innovation and Progress Report on 2nd Plenary Meeting of 8th WPK Central Committee

Amid the great expectations and interest of the Party members and all other people who have turned out in the new revolutionary advance upholding the fighting programme set forth at the 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea, the 2nd Plenary Meeting of the 8th WPK Central Committee was held from February 8 to […]

Man of Ability in the Field of Geophysical Exploration

Kim Kang Sop, 55, is a professor and PhD at the geophysical institute of the Resource Sounding Engineering Faculty of Kim Chaek University of Technology. He has rendered distinguished services to education and the academic studies. After his graduation from the university, he started his career as a teacher, and then worked as a researcher […]

Third-day Sitting of 2nd Plenary Meeting of 8th WPK Central Committee Held

The news of the plenary meeting of the Party Central Committee indicating the most correct and detailed fighting strategies for implementing the decisions made at the 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea is exciting the revolutionary spirit and enthusiasm of all the Party members and other people across the country who are devoting […]

Silver Work “A Treasure Ship”

Among the gifts preserved in the International Friendship Exhibition House is a silver work “A Treasure Ship”, which was presented to Chairman Kim Jong Il by a delegation of the International Institute of the Juche Idea in October Juche 80 (1991). Prior to their re-visit to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in the run-up to the […]

National customs of February.

In February there are two ephemeris of the year which are Ripchun and Usu. Ripchun means the beginning of spring and this year falls on February 3 according to the solar calendar. Since ancient times, on this day Koreans fix the interior and exterior of their houses and paste in various places the letters that […]

Chon Lake from Mount Paektu.

Chon Lake is located on Paektu, the sacred mountain of the Korean Revolution, belonging to the Samjiyon city of Ryanggang province. It is a lake formed by the stagnation of waters in the crater. From the end of the first Neozoic period to date there has been a volcanic eruption four times. The surrounding peaks […]

Forest Replanting.

The Hoechang District Forestry Company of South Phyong-an Province has achieved great successes in reforestation. The district, whose forests occupy more than 82% of its total area, is surrounded by mountains 200-800 meters above sea level. Taking advantage of its geographical characteristics, the company promotes a campaign to make all its mountains useful, by conditioning […]

Campaign to improve public health.

All Korean public health officials are determined to implement the Iminwichon (regard the people as heaven) ideology of the Korean Labor Party to develop socialist public health as the most advantageous and bring the people the best possible benefits in the medical assistance. The treatment bodies in different parts of the country analyze the remedies […]