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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 […]

Loach Soup—Special Dish of Kaesong

Loach soup is one of the special dishes of Kaesong, together with Samgyethang. Loach, which can be easily found in paddy fields or pools, contains much protein, minerals, vitamins and other nutritive substances along with medicinal elements. As it is good for protecting the internal organs, promoting blood circulation and treating diseases, the Korean people have […]

Schoolchildren Give Performance to Celebrate Day of the Shining Star

Members of art circles of the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren’s Palace gave an art performance on February 14 in celebration of the Day of the Shining Star (birth anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il). Among the audience were Pak Chol Min, chairman of the central committee of the youth league, officials concerned, officials of the youth league, teachers […]