Officials′ Table-Tennis Tournament Begins in DPRK

[nggallery id=78]A table-tennis tournament of officials from committees and commissions, ministries and national institutions began here on Wednesday. Taking part in the tournament held at Pyongyang Indoor Stadium are more than 500 officials, according to Hong Song Hyon, department director of the C.C., General Federation of Trade Unions of Korea. Divided into four groups, the […]

Kim Jong Il Makes Literature and Art Helpful to Songun Politics

[nggallery id=77]The literature and art, created thanks to the guidance of leader Kim Jong Il in the era of Songun (military-first), is considered a treasure in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. In his lifetime, he paid deep attention to making the literature and art serve the Songun politics. He authored a number of celebrated […]

Service Personnel Renew Loyalty Pledge to Kim Jong Un

[nggallery id=76]Soldiers of the Ground, Navy and Air and Anti-Air Forces of the Korean People’s Army met at the plaza of the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun on Monday to pay high tributes to Generalissimos Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il and renew their pledge to be faithful to Supreme Commander Marshal Kim Jong […]

Americans Remember Kim Jong-il

The world lost a great leader, a great thinker, and a great man. And the American people lost a dear friend. In his lifetime, Comrade Kim Jong Il was such a cheerful and invigorating presence that it was easy to forget what daunting historic tasks he accomplished. He sought to mend the Korean peninsula’s wounded […]

National Memorial Service Marks First Anniversary of Demise of Kim Jong Il

[nggallery id=75]National memorial service was held with solemnity here to mark the first anniversary of demise of leader Kim Jong Il. Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, was present. Leading officials of […]

DPRK Satellite Spreads Peace and Socialism in to Space!

December 14 (KFA USA) With the century of Juche, Korea has sent a satellite soaring in to space, spreading Socialism shining like the sun across the skies! This achievement is a scientific advancement for all humankind and People’s Korea has earned praise and support from all nations, from all people of all walks of life. […]

Members of Women′s Union Vow Loyalty to Kim Jong Un

[nggallery id=74]Members of the women’s union met at the plaza of the Tower of the Juche idea on Thursday to faithfully uphold the idea and leadership of the dear respected Kim Jong Un, true to the behests of leader Kim Jong Il. Present there were Ri Yong Su, department director of the Central Committee of […]

Protocols Inked between DPRK, Cuba

Protocols Inked between DPRK, Cuba
[nggallery id=72]A 2013 protocol for cooperation and development of the economy, science and technology between the governments of the DPRK and Cuba and a 2013 protocol for exchange of goods were signed in Pyongyang on Wednesday. Present there were DPRK Minister of Foreign Trade Ri Ryong Nam and officials concerned and from the opposite side […]

DPRK, Kuwait Sign Agreement on Cooperation

DPRK, Kuwait Sign Agreement on Cooperation
[nggallery id=71]An agreement on cooperation between the Ministry of Land and Environment Protection of the DPRK and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development was signed at the People’s Palace of Culture on Wednesday.Present at the signing ceremony from the DPRK side were Kim Song Hak, vice-minister of Land and Environment Protection, and officials concerned […]

Journalists Visit General Satellite Control and Command Center in DPRK

Journalists inspected the General Satellite Control and Command Center in Pyongyang Wednesday after the successful launch of the second version of satellite Kwangmyongsong-3. The center is a combined base for observing and controlling satellite of Kwangmyongsong series and a hub for scientific researches essential for the development of the national economy and improvement of people’s […]

[Video] Pyongyangites Joyful at Successful Kwangmyongsong-3 Satellite Launch

The successful launch of the second version of satellite Kwangmyongsong-3 has pushed Pyongyang City into a festive mood. Upon hearing the news, a large number of citizens at Pyongyang Railway Station burst into cheers, hugging each other. Ri Man Sik, 58, a citizen, told KCNA: “The news made me feel again high pride of being […]

DPR-Korea Successfully Launches Satellite Into Space

North Korean Successful Rocket Launch

12 December – DPR-Korea has launched earth observation satellite Kwangmyongsong-3 (2) by carrier rocket Unha-3. The reported time of launch was 1349 NZDT; 0949 Pyongyang/Japan local time. It is currently unclear whether the launch was a success or not. The North Korean government has not issued any statement at this time. Sin Son-ho, the Democratic People’s […]

DPRK Strives to Protect Biodiversity

[nggallery id=70]The Workers’ Party of Korea and the DPRK government consider the protection of natural environment as one of the patriotic works for the nation’s prosperity. In the country there are many nature conservations and sanctuaries, including areas of Mts. Paektu, Myohyang and Oga. And rare and extinctive animals and plants are designated as natural […]

Participants of National Meeting of Judicial Officers Tour Various Parts of Pyongyang

[nggallery id=68]The participants of the national meeting of judicial officers visited different parts of Pyongyang. They visited the Revolutionary Martyrs Cemetery on Mt. Taesong where they laid a wreath and bouquets before the bust of anti-Japanese war hero Kim Jong Suk and paid silent tribute to her. Then they moved to the National Gift Exhibition. […]

Kim Jong Il′s Whole Life Devoted to People′s Wellbeing

[nggallery id=69]With the approach of leader Kim Jong Il’s 1st death anniversary, the Korean people’s yearning for him is running higher than ever. He regarded it as his happiness and joy to make ceaseless journey of field guidance for the wellbeing of the people despite weather conditions. The leader’s guidance tour of Jagang Province in […]

Sepho Tableland to Turn into Comprehensive Stockbreeding Base

[nggallery id=66]Sepho Tableland will turn into a comprehensive stockbreeding base in the DPRK. It covers huge area of Sepho, Phyonggang and Ichon counties of Kangwon Province. PresidentKim Il Sungmade sure that a farm specializing in stockbreeding was built in Sepho County long ago, saying that stockbreeding should be conducted in Sepho Tableland to suit to […]

Opera ‘The Flower Girl’ Staged 1500 Times

[nggallery id=65]40 years have passed since the revolutionary opera “The Flower Girl” gave its premiere before the great men of Mt. Paektu. The famous art piece was created by President Kim Il Sung during the period of the anti-Japanese revolutionary struggle. Through the destiny of a distress-torn family in exploitation society, it shows the truth […]

Int′l Day of Persons with Disabilities Marked

[nggallery id=64]The 2012 joint meeting of the disabled took place at the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren’s Palace on Monday, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Present at the meeting were Minister of Public Health Choe Chang Sik who is chairman of the Central Committee of the Federation for the Care of the Disabled of Korea, officials […]