Category Archives: Friendship

International Marathon Marks Day of Sun

The 28th Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon took place here on Sunday with due ceremony at Kim Il Sung Stadium to mark the Day of the Sun, the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung. Players from the DPRK, Rwanda, Morocco, Kenya, Ethiopia and Ukraine competed in marathon, half marathon and 10km race. At least 1 […]

Kim Jong Un Plants Trees with Students of Mangyongdae Revolutionary School

Pyongyang, March 3 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, visited Mangyongdae Revolutionary School and planted trees with its students on Thursday, the Tree-planting day. When respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un together […]

DPRK Will Remain Committed to Its Ideals of Foreign Policy of Independence, Peace and Friendship

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un in his New Year Address reviewed with pride the achievements made by the army and people of the DPRK last year and clarified the stand of the DPRK government on its foreign policy. A spokesman for the DPRK Foreign Ministry declared in a statement on January 26 that the DPRK […]

Sweden Donates New Books to the Grand People’s Study House

A book-donating ceremony took place at the Grand People’s Study House in Pyongyang on June 6, which is also the “National Day” of Sweden. Almost 2,000 books on Nordic culture, history, music, Alfred Nobel, and mint copies of the Linnaeus Apostles were donated to the library’s already impressive number of works. Many of these were […]

My Pyongyang Visit from Munich

The testimony of Bernhard Loy, International sales manager of the Denk Pharma, Germany: I am glad that I am revisiting Pyongyang from which I got a good impression. Eight months have passed since I took part in the Pyongyang Autumn International Trade Fair last year. During this period, Pyongyang has changed considerably. Many construction projects […]

Overseas Koreans Visit Different Places in the DPRK

Overseas Koreans Visit Different Places

Overseas Koreans Wednesday visited the Munsu Water Park and the Mirim Riding Club. They included the delegation of Koreans in Japan headed by O Hyong Jin, permanent advisor to the Research Institute on History of Korean Residents in Japan, the delegation of the General Association of Koreans in China led by its Chairwoman Choe Un […]

April 2014 KFA Travel Delegation

The Anniversary of the Great Leader Kim Il Sung

KFA Delegation to North Korea Now Available in April 2014 – The Anniversary of the Great Leader Kim Il Sung Travel Dates: April 12th-19th 2014 (8 days / 7 nights) The Korean Friendship Association (KFA) organizes a trip to the DPRK (North Korea) from 12th April to 19th April 2014 on the special occasion of […]

Kim Jong Un Enjoys Performance Given by Orchestra of 21st Century Russia

Kim Jong Un Enjoys Performance Given by Orchestra of 21st Century of Russia

Pyongyang, October 15 (KCNA) — Supreme leader Kim Jong Un together with Ri Sol Ju enjoyed the performance given by the visiting Orchestra of 21st Century Russia at the East Pyongyang Grand Theatre on Oct. 15. They were greeted by Pavel Ovsyannikov, head and chief conductor of the orchestra, and Natalia Ivanovna Semyonova, administrative manager […]

National Folk Art Troupe Performs in Dandong, China

National Folk Art Troupe Performs in Dandong, China

Dandong, October 12 (KCNA Correspondent) — The National Folk Art Troupe gave a performance at a stadium in Dandong, China from October 10 to 12 to mark the 2nd DPRK-China Economic, Trade, Cultural and Tourism EXPO. Among the audience were Vice-Governor Bing Zhigang and other personages and people of Liaoning Province and the city, Liu […]

International Seminar on Forest and Landscape Restoration Held

International Seminar on Forest and Landscape Restoration Held

Pyongyang, March 9th 2013 (KCNA) — The International Seminar on Forest and Landscape Restoration was held at the People’s Palace of Culture from Wednesday to Friday under the co-sponsorship of the Pyongyang International New Technological and Economic Information Centre (PINTEIC) and Environmental Education Media Project (EEMP). Present there were delegates from China, Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, the […]