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NK National Defense University suffers contaminated water-related outbreak 
Date : March 31, 2020
N. Korea’s National Defense University suffers contaminated water-related outbreakA large number of students and faculty at North Korea’s prestigious Kim Jong Un Nation…
NK military’s winter training period ends 
Date : March 31, 2020
The North Korean military’s winter training period endsFollowing the end of the North Korean military’s winter training period, soldiers are now returning to work const…
NK restaurants in China are reopening 
Date : March 30, 2020
N. Korean restaurants in China are slowly reopeningNorth Korean restaurants in China that had been shut down as a consequence of COVID-19 are now being reopened, Daily NK…
NK real estate prices remain stable 
Date : March 30, 2020
N. Korean real estate prices remain stable despite economic downturnNorth Korea’s real estate prices have remained stable amid global fears of price falls due to the eco…
Real estate prices remain stable despite economic downturn 
Date : March 24, 2020
N. Korean real estate prices remain stable despite economic downturnNorth Korea’s real estate prices have remained stable amid global fears of price falls due to the eco…
Instructions about first day of school 
Date : March 24, 2020
N. Korean authorities release instructions about first day of schoolNorth Korea’s education ministry recently issued instructions to schools about what activities they s…
Disease control efforts impacting compost production 
Date : March 24, 2020
Disease control efforts are impacting compost production, sourcesDaily NK sources have reported that North Korea’s efforts aimed at combating the spread of COVID-19 have…
NK is acquiring face masks via official smuggling operations 
Date : March 14, 2020
N. Korea is acquiring face masks via official smuggling operationsNorth Korea has been acquiring face masks through smuggling operations across the Sino-North Korean bord…
Musan Mine operating at less than half of full capacity 
Date : March 14, 2020
Sources: Musan Mine operating at less than half of full capacityThe continued closure of the Sino-North Korean border has led to a near shutdown of Musan Mine, North Kore…
NK has released some people from quarantine 
Date : March 12, 2020
Sources: N. Korea has released some people from quarantineDaily NK sources in Ryanggang Province have confirmed North Korean state media reports that some of the North Ko…
The rise of the technocrats 
Date : March 12, 2020
The rise of the technocrats: Kim Yong Hwan and Ri Tae IlThe recent appointment of two Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) officials to senior posts in Pyongyang and Ryanggang …
NK refuses repatriation of defectors in Dandong 
Date : March 5, 2020
N. Korea refuses repatriation of defectors imprisoned in DandongNorth Korea’s Ministry of State Security (MSS) has refused the repatriation of North Korean defectors cur…
NK threatens use of weapons at the border 
Date : March 5, 2020
N. Korea threatens use of weapons to control border with ChinaNorth Korea’s Ministry of State Security (MSS) recently sent an official complaint to Chinese authorities c…
Enlistees face tougher road to becoming soldiers 
Date : March 2, 2020
N. Korean enlistees face tougher road to becoming soldiersFaced with concerns over the novel coronavirus, North Korea’s military has toughened the hurdles new recruits n…
Sinuiju shut down 
Date : February 27, 2020
N. Korea shuts down transit in and out of SinuijuNorth Korean authorities in Sinuiju have shut down transit in and out of the city presumably as part of efforts to preven…
 
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