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Rope-Skipping

Rope-skipping is one of favourite folk games among the Korean children. Historical documents in the period of feudal Joson dynasty (1392-1910) said: According to the folklore, children played a game of turning a rope around them. Some of them turned it over 1 000 times. The game helps them have strong legs and build up […]

Samcholli Lighting Technology Trading Company

The Samcholli Lighting Technology Trading Company is located in Rangnang District, Pyongyang. Its streamlined processes turn out various kinds of lamps with different sizes, including household LED lamps and wall lamps. Its Samcholli-brand products are winning popularity in the country. The company has recently developed a light distribution measurement and three-dimensional simulation system for modelling […]

KFAUSA Statement Celebrating the Day of the Shining Star

The Great Leader Comrade Kim Jong Il is the example for all world progressives today. Kim Jong Il was born 78 years ago on February 16th, 1942 at Paektusan Secret Camp, during the struggle against imperialism. Growing up on the road and witnessing the KPA defeat two aggressors, Kim Jong Il then immersed himself in […]

Jungphyong Vegetable Greenhouse Farm and Tree Nursery Completion Ceremony Held in Presence of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un

Pyongyang, December 4 (KCNA) — A large-scale vegetable greenhouse farm and a modern tree nursery were completed in Jungphyong area in Kyongsong County, North Hamgyong Province. A grand completion ceremony was held Tuesday. Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of […]

Celebration Performances

Art performances were given in Pyongyang and provinces to celebrate the third anniversary of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un’s election as Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK. Artistes of the national art troupes gave colourful performances at theatres and outdoor stages in Pyongyang. Artistes of the Phibada Opera Troupe and the National Folk […]

Disabled Children Mark International Children’s Day

A gathering of disabled children took place at the Taedonggang District Gymnasium in Pyongyang on Saturday, the International Children’s Day. Present there were Jong Hyon, vice-chairman of the Central Committee of the Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled, officials concerned, disabled children, kindergarteners of Tongmun Kindergarten 2 in Taedonggang District and their teachers […]

Joint Friendship Gathering Marks International Children’s Day

A joint friendship gathering took place at the Taesongsan Amusement Park on Saturday, the 69th anniversary of the International Children’s Day. Attending it were Choe Hwi, vice-chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Thae Hyong Chol, vice-president of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly, Jon Kwang Ho, vice-premier of the […]