Culture

  • Loach Soup, Special Food of Kaesong City​

    Loach soup boiled with bean curd is known as one of special foods of Kaesong City. Loach is rich in protein, calcium, iron, vitamin A and many other nutrients. For…

  • Yun I Sang Concert Given

    There took place the 36th Yun I Sang Concert at the Moranbong Theatre on Monday. Among the audience were Pak Chun Nam, minister of Culture, Hong Kyong Ho, director of…

  • Poems and Songs Presented by Schoolchildren

    Schoolchildren presented poems and songs at the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren’s Palace on Tuesday on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the creation of leader Kim Jong Il‘s masterpiece “The Embrace of…

  • Disabled People Gave Performance

    Members of the Korean Art Association of the Disabled gave a performance “We Love Our Country” at the People’s Palace of Culture from July 16 to 21. Their colorful numbers…

  • 22nd Cooking Festival Held in DPRK

    The 22nd Cooking Festival took place at the Pyongyang Noodle House on April 4-7. Presented to it were more than 1 600 dishes and drinks made by those in the…

  • New Korean Feature Film “Graduation Diploma”

    A  new feature film titled “Graduation Diploma” was produced in the DPRK. The film depicts the first-term graduates from Kim Il Sung University who finished its course under the particularly care of…

  • Yun I Sang Concert Given

    There took place the 35th Yun I Sang Concert at the Yun I Sang Concert Hall on Tuesday. Among the audience were Minister of Cultural Pak Chun Nam, officials concerned,…

  • 15th Pyongyang Int’l Film Festival Closed

    The 15th Pyongyang International Film Festival closed with due ceremony at the Central Youth Hall on Friday. Present at the ceremony were Yang Hyong Sop, vice-president of the Presidium of…

  • Moran Hill in Pyongyang Boasts of Historical Relics

    Moran Hill in Pyongyang has a lot of historical relics, showing distinguished wisdom and talents of the Korean Nation. Old buildings and remains of castle on the hill dating back to Koguryo Kingdom (B.C. 277-A.D. 668) have been preserved in their original state.

  • “Story Told by Arirang”

    Presentation of music, dance and poem “Story told by ‘Arirang’” was given at the Ponghwa Art Theatre Friday, the 68th founding anniversary of the DPRK. Among the audience were Kim…

  • Wangjaesan Art Troupe Gives Performance in Samjiyon County

    The Wangjaesan Art Troup gave a premiere in Samjiyon County Wednesday on its performance tour of local areas. Among the audience were working people of different circles and officials in…

  • Pyongyang Sushi Restaurant Opened

    Pyongyang Sushi Restaurant was opened Tuesday with due ceremony.  Present there were officials concerned, officials and employees of the restaurant and Pyongyangites. The two-storied restaurant consists of various rooms including a…

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