Category Archives: Society

Kim Jong Un Inspects Ryomyong Street Under Construction Again

Kim Jong Un, Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Chairman of the Committee of the State of The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army visits the construction Ryomyong Street. After arriving at the street construction site early in the morning, he watched the brightly illuminated street, his […]

Solar-powered Ships Cruise in Taedong River

Solar-powered pleasure boats Okryu 1, 2 and 3 have started service from December 2016 in the picturesque Taedong River meandering through the heart of Pyongyang. Each 45 ton-class boat, 23m long and 6.5m wide, is designed to accommodate 50 to 60 passengers at a time and can sail at the speed of six knots an […]

International Children’s Day 2015

International Children’s Day (국제 아동절) was marked in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea on 1 June. It is a day devoted to children of all backgrounds, cultures, nationalities and traditions around the world. The celebration was even bigger this year compared to last year (, as senior party and state officials congratulated children and […]

Chongryon Residents Visit Mangyongdae, Pyongyang Attractions

A delegation of veteran officials of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon), led by Pak Jong Sang, adviser to the Central Standing Committee of the Union of Korean Writers and Artists in Japan, along with Ho Jong Man, senior chairman of the association, visited Mangyongdae today as part of a two-week stay […]

Adorable Triplets Growing in Socialism’s Care

Some time ago a German businessman sent an e-mail message to the “Voice of Korea”, asking: “What is policy like regarding children in Korea?” Some time ago, I met triplets Pang Paek Ho, Pang Tu Ho and Pang San Ho. What I learned about their life will be an answer to the question. The triplets […]

Enthusiasm of Garment Producers

The Suyangsan Unha Clothing Factory is in Haeju City, South Hwanghae Province, the Democratic People´s Republic of Korea. It is widely known as a well-managed factory. In the past, the factory produced only women´s and children´s garments. But now it produces various types of quality clothes for different seasons and ages. All production processes have […]

Kim Jong Un Gives Field Guidance to Shipyard

Kim Jong Un Gives Field Guidance to Shipyard

Pyongyang, November 1 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army (KPA), gave field guidance to the shipyard managed by Ju Song Ho. He went round various places of the shipyard […]

Munsu Water Park Completed

Munsu Water Park Completed

  Pyongyang, October 15 (KCNA) — The Munsu Water Park, monumental edifice for the people, was splendidly built in Pyongyang. The large water park sprang up on the picturesque bank of the Taedong River thanks to the noble outlook of Marshal Kim Jong Un on the people and future. It is the people’s leisure complex […]

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 […]