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  • Pine, National Tree of Korea

    Pine is the national tree of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. It is an evergreen needle-leaf tall tree belonging to Pinaceae.

  • Popular Facial Products

    A variety of facial products under the brand name of Hukjinju (black pearl) include soap, moisturizer, mask and sauna lotion, and they are made of skin-effective extracts from sulphuric mud….

  • Folk Game–Shuttlecock

    Shuttlecock is one of the folk games played by Korean youth and children competing who plays shuttlecock with the feet more without dropping, showing smart tricks. It was played mostly…

  • Popular Pomhyanggi Cosmetics Produced

    In September we visited the Sinuiju Cosmetics Factory which is producing Pomhyanggi cosmetics. The factory is located in the area of Sokha-dong, Sinuiju, North Phyongan Province, surrounded with good species…

  • Coal Production on the Increase

    Drive for increased production is active in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to attain the goals of the five-year strategy for national economic development. The officials and employees of…

  • “Kumsanpho”-trademarked Goods Popular in DPRK

    “Kumsanpho”-trademarked goods made by the Kumsanpho Fish Pickling Factory in the DPRK are popular among people for their peculiar tastes and high nutritive effect. They are on sale in shops…

  • Koryo Medicinal Dietary Cure with Long Tradition

    Among the intangible cultural heritages of Korea is Koryo medicinal dietary cure. The dietary cure is one of the traditional methods based on Koryo medicines that Koreans have used in…

  • Monument to Party Founding

    The Monument to Party Founding was built to tell forever the undying exploits of the great leader Kim Il Sung, the founder of the Workers’ Party of Korea. It is…

  • Sincerity for Development of Koryo Medicines

    The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is actively developing Koryo medicine, a traditional medicine of the nation. Medical workers direct great efforts to actively using Koryo medicines for treatment. Among…

  • Happy Laughter Echoes along the East Coast

    The Songdowon International Children’s Camp is on the shore of the picturesque East Sea of Korea. The camp well-known throughout the world has many stories about the love of the…

  • Big Haul on the Sea in All Seasons

    “Tanphung”-line fishing boats are seen coming back to the port with full loads of fish on the East Sea of Korea. A story of love for the people is also…

  • Sincere Love for and Absolute Trust in Youth

    From olden times it was said that trust produces a loyalist. The idea of the Workers’ Party of Korea attaching importance to youth and leading them with love and trust…

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