Anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il’s Start of Work at WPK Central Committee Observed Abroad

Pyongyang, June 21 (KCNA) — Events took place in different countries to commemorate the 57th anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il‘s start of work at the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK). A celebration meeting was held in Kyrgyzstan, seminars in Nepal and Uganda and lectures in Mexico and Ukraine. The chairman […]

3rd Plenary Meeting of 8th Central Committee of WPK Opens (DPRK)

The 3rd Plenary Meeting of the 8th Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) opened on Tuesday amid unusual concern and expectations of all the Party members and all the people of the country keeping high fighting spirit braving manifold difficulties in their advance along the path indicated by the historic 8th Congress […]

A Thriving Orchard

Kwail County in South Hwanghae Province is a leading fruit producer in the DPRK. It has more than 20 fruit farms, which turn out various kinds of delicious fruits, a pomological institute and a pomicultural college. Orchard brims with sweet fragrance of fruit flowers Fruit farms in the county sprawl over several thousand hectares. The […]

Natural Monument—Silicified Wood at Hyanggyo Valley

The silicified wood is located on a mountain slope at Hyanggyo Valley a little away from the township of Kilju County, North Hamgyong Province. Its geological strata are mainly composed of gray or dark gray sandstone, aleurolite, argillite, carbonaceous sediment and lignite formed in the Neogene of the Cenozoic era. The wood has the features […]

Miraesanop Research Institute of Technology

“Our creative ideal is to satisfy six indexes in a comprehensive way and at the highest level by dint of the best wisdom. The indexes are scientific accuracy, aesthetic beauty, economical efficiency, stability, green property and priority to convenience.” said Choe Song Il, head of the Miraesanop Research Institute of Technology (MRIT). Established in Juche […]

Medical Services Mark Child Health Day

May 20 is Child Health Day. On this occasion, all the primary medical service institutes (ri people’s hospitals, polyclinics and clinics) and nurseries across the country conducted various medical service activities for all children of 6 to 59 months while strictly observing the epidemic disease prevention regulations. They measured the middle upper arm circumference of […]

Linguist Hong Ki Mun

Buried in the Patriotic Martyrs Cemetery in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea are the remains of martyrs who performed brilliant feats for national liberation, socialist construction and reunification of the country. One of them is Academician, PhD and Pro. Hong Ki Mun (September 1903—July 1992), who made a contribution to the development of the […]

Story of a Woman Doctor

“Star of Brain” (five volumes) and “Learning of Super-Speed Reading” have newly been brought out in the DPRK, stealing the public limelight. The books deal with theories of and shortcuts to SSR. They were authored by Kim Jong Sun, PhD, who worked as chief of the SSR education research centre at Pyongyang Middle School No.1. […]

World of Juvenile Mind

-At the Changgwang Kindergarten- Changgwang Kindergarten in Central District of Pyongyang is widely known across the country as an exemplary unit in nursing and educating children as well as for producing numerous talented children. Since its establishment in 1982, the kindergarten has directed great attentions to ensuring healthy growth of the children while strictly observing […]

Surveys of Waterbirds in Spring Migratory Period

The Biodiversity Institute under the State Academy of Sciences made surveys of waterbirds in major seasonal bird reserves and wetlands in the spring migratory period in 2021. The field surveys were made in such major migratory bird (wetland) reserves as the Mundok and Kumya migratory bird reserves and the important areas of biodiversity in wetlands […]