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South Korea says any delay in military drills depends on North Korea's behavior
South Korea says any delay in military drills depends on North Korea's behaviour
Tensions rise again between China and South Korea
China's border city with North Korea eases tourism curbs: Sources
Exclusive: China's border city with North Korea eases tourism curbs - sources
South Korea says delay in military drills aimed only at ensuring peaceful Olympics
China's border city with N.Korea eases tourism curbs
SKorea: Military drill delays aim to ensure peaceful Olympics
The CIA was worried North Korea would ruin the Olympics the last time South Korea hosted in 1988
China's border city with North Korea eases tourism curbs: sources
South Korean and Chinese leaders meet over North Korea, economic ties
China Reinstates Group Travel Ban on South Korea, Gaming Operators on Edge
The North Korea crisis is crushing this company
North Korea threat: China back door helps Kim Jong-un to fund nuclear weapons with tourism
Trump claims China 'caught red handed' transferring oil to North Korea
Donald Trump 'Disappointed' China Allowing Oil Into North Korea
Trump 'disappointed' in China allowing oil into Nth Korea
Trump says China 'Caught RED HANDED' allowing oil into North Korea
Donald Trump says China has been 'caught red handed' shipping oil to North Korea
Trump Accuses China Of Allowing Oil Into North Korea
Donald Trump says China has been 'caught red handed' shipping oil to North Korea
Trump says China 'Caught RED HANDED' allowing oil into North Korea
Trump accuses China of allowing oil into North Korea
Donald Trump says he caught China 'red-handed' selling oil into North Korea
North Korea: Trump accuses China of allowing oil transfers
Trump says China 'caught red-handed' allowing oil into N Korea
Trump Troubled About Oil Flow into North Korea
Trump claims China 'caught red handed' allowing oil into North Korea
'Bromance' with Xi over: Trump 'very disappointed' China still allowing oil into North Korea
North Korea's economic zone a signal for peace: China Daily columnist
Trump slams China over reported North Korea oil sales: 'Caught RED HANDED'
China says no sanction-breaking oil sales to North Korea
Trump accuses China of allowing oil into North Korea
Donald Trump says China has been 'caught red handed' shipping oil to North Korea
Story No. 4: A turbulent year for tourism
Story No. 1: NKorea scares world, Guam tourists
The Weekly Rundown: North Korea's Fuel Supplies and Protests in the Heart of Iran
Moon welcomes North Korea's PyeongChang overture
Sports minister says PyeongChang 2018 will lead to peace, prosperity on Korean Peninsula
North Korea Nuclear Missile Threat Wrecks Guam's Hope For 2018 Tourism Boom
Trump to North Korean leader: my nuclear button 'is bigger & more powerful'
Fewer Japanese tourists visit Guam amid North Korea missile scare
Q&A: Is there a chance for a breakthrough with the Koreas?
No. of Japanese tourists to Guam plunging on N. Korea missile scare
Baby, It's Cold Outside
Inside North Korea's bizarre Disney-style water park where tourists must be accompanied at all ...
Kim Jong Un's 2018 New Year's Speech: Self-Confidence After a Tough Year
North Korean airline cuts number of flights to Beijing
Where does the US stand when it comes to North Korea?
PyeongChang 2018 Determining DPRK Protocols
News Analysis: S. Korea, DPRK's dialogue efforts to improve ties, build peace on Korean Peninsula
Let the Games begin? Why Kim Jong Un might be interested
North Korea accepts talks with South; Zuckerberg pledges to 'fix' Facebook
Seoul says North Korea has agreed to hold high-level talks with South Korea next Tuesday
Ep. 9: Visiting North Korea, Surrounded By 'Men With Scary Guns'
Game for talks: on the resumption of dialogue between the two Koreas
North Korea Missile Hits Own City
Let the Games begin? Why Kim Jong-un might be interested in the Olympics
China tightens North Korea trade limits under United Nations sanctions
Two Koreas Discuss Details of High-level Talks via Border Hotline
Two Koreas Discuss Delegation Makeup for Tuesday Meeting
(4th LD) Two Koreas to continue discussions on details ahead of next week's high-level talks
(2nd LD) Two Koreas discuss details ahead of next week's talks
North Korea's head of inter-Korean affairs to lead talks with South Korea
Pyongyang names Ri Son Gwon to lead delegation at upcoming inter-Korean talks
South Korea's Olympic Goal: Engage Kim Without Undermining Trump
North Korea names veteran negotiator for South Korea talks
List of Delegates for Inter-Korean Talks Confirmed, Raising Hopes for North-US Dialogue
2 Koreas to begin official talks at 10 am on Tuesday
S. Korea, DPRK to discuss Pyongyang's participation in PyeongChang Olympics during high-level ...
Delegations announced for inter-Korean talks
Vice-level ministers to be included at inter-Korean dialogue
Seoul scrambles to prepare for NK participation in PyeongChang
Panmunjeom, the 'real' DMZ and a tourism of tragedy
S. Korea, DPRK to discuss Pyongyang's participation in PyeongChang Winter Olympics during ...
What to Expect When North Korea Talks With Seoul: QuickTake Q&A
South Korea's Olympic goal: engage Kim without irking Trump
South Korea aims to meet the North without undermining Trump
North Korea Sends Five-Member Delegation for Talks with South Korea
ROK, DPRK set for high level meeting
United Nations envoy says no change in USA position on North Korea talks
North Korea hopes to achieve “precious results” in inter-Korean talks: Ri
Feature: Keumgang mountain awaits detente of inter-Korean relations
Some N.Korean businesses defy China shutdown order
North Korea, South Korea agree to restore military hotline, says Seoul official
North Korea to send cheer squad and athletes to Winter Olympics
Koreas agree to restore military hotline: Seoul official
In China, North Korean firms still trading despite shutdown order
What to Expect When North Korea Talks With Seoul: QuickTake Q&A
North Korea, South Korea kick off high-level talks regarding Winter Olympics
North and South Korea Have a Breakthrough. What Next?
Is economic struggle driving North Korea to negotiating table?
Governor falls victim to prank phone call from comedians posing as Ukraine PM
North and South Korea Have a Breakthrough. What Next?
Ticket sales for Winter Olympics in South Korea are sluggish; tensions with North Korea temper ...
Talks scheduled between North and South Korea
Media: North Korea to join Olympic Games in South Korea as tensions ease
US unveils new travel warning ranking system
Kim Jong Un's Motive for Starting Peace Talks
USA updates travel advisory; puts India at level 2
S. Korea approves relief fund for firms hit by severed inter-Korean economic cooperation
Kenya: US Scraps Travel Advisory Against Kenya
South Korea eyes combined women's ice hockey team with North Korea for winter Olympics
South Korea offers to join ice hockey team with North Korea and march into Winter Olympics ...
Firms hurt by frozen ties with North offered help
North Korea says IOC is considering South Korea's proposal for united women's hockey team ...
North Korea considering Seoul's proposal for joint female hockey team at Olympics
Inter-Korean working level talks proposed for Jan. 15
South Korea offers to join ice hockey team with North Korea and march into Winter Olympics ...
Historic talks between North Korea and South Korea are going so smoothly the nations are ...
North, South Korea agree to hold talks on Monday
North Korea wants its girl band to perform at the Olympics
Tourism industry fears repercussions after false missile warning
South Korea and North Korea to Hold Working-Level Talks on Jan. 15
GVB focusing on attracting visitors in 2018
South Korea and North Korea to hold working-level talks on Monday
Japan, Baltic states agree to boost ties, cooperate against North Korea
Koreas to hold Olympics talks on Jan 15
South Korea and North Korea to hold working-level talks on January 15
North Korea, EU-Japanese relations on agenda as Abe meets Borissov in Sofia
Japan's Abe seeks to drum up EU pressure on North Korea
Japan's Abe seeks Baltic support against North Korea
North Korea accepts offer from South to meet for peace talks
North and South Korea to discuss North's art performances at upcoming Winter Olympics
Two Koreas Resume Olympics Talks Amid New Signs of Strain
North Korea to send 140-member orchestra to PyeongChang Olympics
Two Koreas May March Under Unification Flag at Olympics – Seoul
North Korean orchestra to perform in Seoul
Japan's Abe seeks to drum up EU pressure on North Korea
Two Koreas to Resume Olympics Talks Amid New Signs of Strain
Staying alert
Japan's Abe seeks to drum up EU pressure on North Korea
North and South Korea resume Olympics talks amid new signs of strain
2 Koreas to March Together at Pyeongchang Olympics
The 'Olympic truce' poses a test for the US–South Korean alliance
False alert unlikely to hurt Hawaii
If two Koreas march together at Olympics, what flag do they raise?
North Korean Samjiyon Band to perform during Pyeongchang Olympics
North Korea's 140-strong troupe may cross over at DMZ
North Korea tourism SHOCK: Rogue holidaymakers told 'to plan their DEATH'
North Korea and South Korea will march TOGETHER under unified Korea flag at Olympics
North Korea tourism SHOCK: Rogue holidaymakers told 'to plan their DEATH'
North Korea to host military events, possible parade, on eve of Winter Olympics
North Korea tourism SHOCK: Rogue holidaymakers told 'to plan their DEATH'
North Korea pulling out all the stops on Olympic diplomacy
Equipment at N.Korean Ski Resort 'Hopelessly Outdated'
Two Koreas agree to march together
Celebration at Mt. Kumgang to be an unprecedented symbol of “Peace Olympics”
Overland routes linking South and North Korea to reopen during Pyeongchang Olympics
Another nuclear threat proudly announced: Tourism as usual in India
South, North agree to joint Olympics team, common flag
I spent 919 days in a North Korean prison
Editorial: South Korea's moves to prioritize reconciliation with North raise concerns
N. Korean delegation to visit South for art troupe performance talks on Saturday
Olympics First Step in Broader Korean Diplomatic Talks
IOC to Decide on the North Korea Presence in Winter Games
South Korea asks North to explain cancelled visit
IOC, two Koreas meet to finalise historic Olympic deal
Olympics: Talks under way to finalize North Korea participation
IOC, two Koreas meet to finalise historic Olympic deal
Winter Olympics: IOC says North Korea to send 22 athletes in five sports
North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports, IOC says
North Korea to send delegation to prepare for Olympics on Sunday
North Korea to send 22 athletes to Pyeongchang
North Korea to send 22 athletes to Olympics in South
North Korea sending 22 athletes to compete in 5 sports at 2018 Winter Olympics, IOC says
N.Korea WILL send team to prep for Olympics in South
Olympics 2018: North Korea to send 22 athletes
N Korean arts delegation to visit South on Sunday: Seoul
Hong Kong has a role to play in opening the world's eyes to North Korea
IOC says North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports
IOC permits North Korea to ski and skate at Olympics
N. Korea to send 22 athletes to 2018 Winter Olympics in South (VIDEO)
[Editorial] Leaning toward NK
North Korean Pop Singer Leads Pre-Olympic Delegation to South
International Olympic Committee discusses North Korea's participation plans
North Korea Is Officially Headed To The 2018 Winter Olympics
North Korea to send 22 athletes to Pyeongchang
IOC, two Koreas meet to finalise historic Olympic deal
North Korea Is Officially Headed To The 2018 Winter Olympics
(EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on Jan. 22)
North Korea to send inspection team to PyeongChang ahead of games
Ski lift: North Korea may capitalise on joint Olympics training visit
Talks under way to finalize North Korea participation in Winter Olympics
Ski lift: North Korea may capitalize on joint Olympics training visit
NK ups Masikryong ski resort promotion
Composition of unified women's hockey team a product of difficult negotiations
What North Korea's Participation Means for the PyeongChang Olympics
US tells travellers to plan their funerals before North Korea holiday
Turkey, North Korea, US Congress: Your Tuesday Briefing
N. Korean delegation in S. Korea to inspect concert venues
North to send 22 athletes for Games
North Korea may capitalise on joint Olympics training visit at its luxury ski resort: Experts
IOC says North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports
Hey, North Korea, you listening? War of words with United States not worth economic risk
South Korea's 'Peace Olympics' overture to North Korea provokes backlash
South Korea's Moon plays for diplomatic gains with Olympic outreach
North Korea's missile tests will probably resume after Olympics, experts say
NBC's Lester Holt: I've Been 'Treated With Respect' in North Korea
South Korea's 'Peace Olympics' overture to North Korea provokes backlash
S. Korean delegation talks joint cultural event with NK
North Korean ice hockey players to visit Seoul Thursday
In pictures: rare show of North Korean graphic design to open in London
South Korea's 'Peace Olympics' overture to North Korea provokes backlash
She snuck into North Korea. Now, her incredible photos make their US debut in St. Cloud.
N.Korea trumpets "world-level" tourist project ahead of Olympics
Nth Korea makes rare address calling for unification
North Korea trumpets "world-level" tourist project ahead of Olympics
N.Korea trumpets "world-level" tourist project ahead of Olympics
Disaster
N.Korea trumpets "world-level" tourist project ahead of Olympics
North Korea Plans 'World-Level' Holiday Project Ahead Of Olympics — Wants To Attract Foreign ...
North Korea's Presence in PyeongChang Olympics Good Omen for Closer Ties?
Rogoff settles with GCI on press removal
Top Asian News 7:29 am GMT
Rogoff settles with GCI, zips off to London
North Korea trumpets 'world-level' tourism project ahead of Olympics
N.Korea trumpets “world-level” vacationer mission forward of…
North Korea plans luxury holiday resort... in area used for missile testing
North Korea turning missile test site into swanky resort
North Korea Pursues Tourist Project Ahead of Olympics
[Column] Conservative labeling of “Pyongyang Olympics” is height of irony
North Korea turning missile test site into swanky resort
North Korea cancels joint performance with South Korea, blames South media: Seoul
South Korea says still pushing forward on other projects with North Korea
North Korea cancels cultural show with South after media criticism
North Korea cancels joint performance with South Korea, blames South media: Seoul
S. Korea says still pushing forward on other projects with N.Korea (VIDEO)
Kim's Luxury North Korea Ski Resort Steals Olympic Spotlight
Tens of thousands mobilized for Wonsan beach tourist project
South Korea says will begin joint training at North Korean ski resort
State of the Union: Trump claims North Korea nuclear missiles could 'very soon' threaten US
Niger To Partner North Korea On Health, Infrastructure, Power
Kim Jong Un's luxury 120-room ski resort with international TV that locals can't watch will host ...
Kim's luxury North Korea ski resort steals Olympic spotlight
Niger Govt To Partner North Korea On Power, Health, Other Projects
How to Visit Korea's Demilitarized Zone the Right Way
Recent inter-Korean sports exchanges
Here's What a Luxury Ski Resort Owned by North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Looks Like
North Korea pushing 'vanity projects' as Olympics near, despite suffering in Kim Jong Un's regime
Kim Jong Un's bizarre North Korea propaganda photos
How did North Korea become a nuclear weapons power? A Cal State Fullerton professor offers ...
New tourism complex to feature high-rise hotels, leisure facilities: DPRK Today
North Korea warns against US-South Korea military drills after Olympics
(Yonhap Feature) Inter-Korean joint training offers rare glimpse into luxury ski resort in N. Korea
North Korean Olympic delegation arrives in South Korea
No Samsung phones, Nike uniforms for North Koreans? Sanctions cloud Olympic perks
Training was tougher in North Korea, say defectors
Pyeongchang's winding path to global fame
New pro-Pyongyang leaflets celebrate Olympic participation, inter-Korean talks
Hopes for talks grow with North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Olympics
Hopes for talks grow with North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Olympics
Hopes for talks grow with North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Olympics
North Korean Propaganda Is Being Balloon-Dropped Into the South Ahead of Olympics
Winter Olympics “won't fix Korea's tourism troubles”, says ForwardKeys
Hopes for talks grow with North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Olympics
North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Winter Olympics on February 9-11: Seoul
Hopes for talks grow with N.Korea's ceremonial leader to visit S.Korea for Olympics
Hopes for Korea talks grow
Hopes brighten for high-level Korean talks
North Korea 'Balloon-Dropping' Propaganda into South Korea Ahead of Winter Olympics
Hopes for inter-Korean talks grow
N. Korean ceremonial leader to visit South
Hopes brighten for high-level Korean talks
Hopes for talks grow with N.Korea's ceremonial leader's visit
South Korea's tourism woes to persist beyond Winter Olympics
North Korean Olympics ferry tacks past sanctions with karaoke, ice cream on board
Come From Away: South Korea to march with North Korea at Olympics
North Korean Olympics ferry tacks past sanctions with karaoke, ice cream on board
Orchestral manoeuvres - South Korean protesters greet North Korean Olympics ferry
Fun idea: Tourism Australia Dundee campaign
US warns on growing nuclear arsenals of China, Russia, North Korea
North Korea Is Attending The Winter Olympics In South Korea — But What Happens After?
Hopes for talks grow with North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Olympics
Orchestral Maneuvers: South Korean Protesters Greet North Korean Olympics Ferry
Hopes for Talks Grow With N. Korea's Ceremonial Leader to Visit S. Korea for Olympics
Ice hockey - Russian players tested after arrival in Korea
Pence arrives in Japan to meet with Abe over N. Korea
Experts are questioning how North Korea paid for its swanky ski resorts
North Korean Olympics ferry tacks past sanctions with karaoke, ice cream on board
Yonhap News Summary
Pence Holds Out Possibility of Meeting With North Korea at Olympics
North Korea asks Seoul to provide fuel for Mangyongbong-92 ferry
Hopes for talks grow with North Korea's ceremonial leader to visit South Korea for Olympics
The Latest: North Korea not interested in meeting Pence
South Korea Says Can Discuss Resuming Tourism to the North When Nuclear, Other Conditions Met
South Korea says can discuss resuming tourism to the North when nuclear, other conditions met
With military parade, Kim Jong Un thumbs nose at US
The North Korea of the South: Island where population say they feel more in tune with Kim Jong ...
This UK Hotelier Is Caught Between Brexit and Kim Jong-Un
Seoul officials say North Korea will send its nominal head of state to South Korea this week amid...
Whose side are you on? On the Korean border island divided by Winter Olympic rivalry
In cold, poor South Korean mountains, Winter Olympics begin
[Photo] North Korea's Samjiyon musical performance group gives first show in Gangneung
S.Korea says can discuss resuming tourism to the North when nuclear, other conditions met
North Korea Showcases Military Prowess Ahead of Winter Olympics
Kim Jong Un's sister shakes hand of South Korean president as Winter Olympics begin
South Korea says can discuss resuming tourism to the North when nuclear, other conditions met
With Extraordinary Political Optics, Winter Olympics Begin
From Minnesota To Pyongyang: A North Korean Hockey Adventure
Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony recap
Breaking in Korea: Tourism, Sports and Peace take over the Pyeongchang Olympics
Winter Wonderland As North & South March Under Unified Korean Flag
Winter Olympics begin in cold, poor South Korean mountains
Seoul: NKorean leader Kim Jong Un invites SKorean president for meeting in North Korea
North Korea has 'no intention' to meet USA officials during Olympics
Kim Jong-un's sister lands in South Korea
South Korea hopes Chinese tourists will return as Olympics kick off
North Indian Tourists Turning Goa Into Another Haryana, Says Minister Vijai Sardesai
S.Korean PM hosts lunch for high-ranking DPRK delegation
South Korean PM hosts lunch for high-ranking North Korea delegation
NK high-level delegation wraps up S. Korea trip
Visiting minister looks forward to develop Brunei-Japan ties further
Korea moving toward talks with N. Korea
Pomp and politics
S.Korean PM hosts lunch for high-ranking DPRK delegation
Pence's Olympic trip a 'missed opportunity' for North Korea diplomacy, source says
South Korea's economic growth and its wayward cousin's tribulations
Pence: 'No daylight' between USA, allies on North Korea
Real Games With North Korea After Olympics
As Trump focuses on North Korea, a fast-growing country slips toward China
Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea cheerleaders surprise tourists as minders MONITOR squad
Despite North Korea threat, Guam tourism made the 'best' calendar
[PyeongChang 2018] Over 60 pct of S. Koreans support proposed inter-Korean summit: poll
(LEAD) Over 60 pct of S. Koreans support proposed inter-Korean summit: poll
Can North Korea cover up its brutal regime with lipstick diplomacy?
Past experience can aid Moon administration in weighing options for third inter-Korean summit
Want to Take on North Korea? Engage Its People.
(Olymics) Gangwon chief eyes co-hosting of Asian Winter Games with N. Korea
South Korean govt. official says co-hosting of Asian Winter Games with North Korea possible
Gangwon governor eyes co-hosting of Asian Winter Games with NK
North Korea on Display: Koryo Tours Founder On Bringing New Art and Design Exhibit to London
Gangwon Province considering bid to co-host 2021 Asian Winter Games with North Korea ...
South Korea official says co-hosting of Asian Winter Games with North Korea possible
Ask a North Korean: what do you think of tourism to the DPRK?
In South Korea's Olympic hills, traces of the North abound
North Korea to roll out new domestic flights for Mt. Kumgang region tourists
Feature: Ski resort in North festive during PyeongChang Olympics in South
Winter Olympics visitors flocking to see historic North Korean submarine
In South Korea's Olympic hills, traces of the North abound
Koreas to hold talks on Pyongyang's Paralympics participation
Barbara Demick: 'People know that their own regime is to blame'
Minnesotan travels to North Korea to play hockey
Seoul seeking subcontractors for inter-Korean agricultural cooperation projects
Maldives denies Japan's allegation that it breached North Korean sanctions
Is it safe to travel to Japan? Travel advice for Tokyo and beyond
In pursuit of lasting peace
Koreans enter Paralympic Village in PyeongChang
More Inter-Korean Exchanges in the Pipeline
Exciting virtual flight over Pyongyang (PHOTO)
America Bends to Reality on the Standoff on North Korea
How South Korea's president pulled the US and North Korea back from the brink of war
US-North Korea meeting should include South Korea, China and Japan
You'll Never Believe How Few Airlines Fly Into North Korea
South Korea May Launch 'Working Level' Talks with North Korea Next Week
Seoul preparing to discuss major issues with North Korea in April summit
South Korea experiences decline in Chinese visitors, but will the situation improve?
Seoul to launch project assessing N. Korean deforestation, environmental damage
Increased role for SMEs pushed amid climate of inter-Korean reconciliation
Pacific Aerospace 'indisputably' knew of illegal exports to North Korea
Pacific Aerospace says it didn't know it was breaking UN sanctions
NZ company 'knew plane was in N Korea'
NZ firm that breached UN sanctions waits for fine
S. Korea to seek high-level talks with DPRK in late March for inter-Korean summit preparation: Blue ...
Seoul to propose late-March high-level talks with North Korea
Irish lad reveals what happens to a tourist when they visit North Korea – from going through ...
Blue House to propose high-level inter-Korean talks in advance of summit
Report: Joint Korean projects on mines could generate 90000 jobs
If Kim Jong Un gets rid of his nukes, he's basically signing his own death warrant
Report: Joint Korean projects on mines could generate 90000 jobs
North Korea launches updated national tourism portal website
[Newsmaker] K-pop producer-songwriter to lead S. Korean art troupe to NK
Cho Yong-pil, Lee Sun-hee likely to perform in Pyongyang
Han Kwang-Song, the first North Korean to play in Italy's Serie A, renews contract
Kim Jong-un to re-launch Mass Games in bid to lure tourism dollars
North Koreans enjoy theme parks, surfing and street dancing in amazing pics
North Korean´s Kim Jong Un `gave his word he is….
Putin and Abe agree to cooperate on denuclearization of North Korea
South Korean pop stars likely to participate in Pyongyang performance next month
PyeongChang Winter Olympics a springboard for international conferences
GVB: NKorea, airlines to blame for drop in Chinese visitors
Pop, South Korea's Weapon of Mass Seduction, Heads to North Korea
Minister calls on North Korea to ease visa requirements for Russians
North Korea's new east coast tourist resort: who is it really being built for?
Our hope for the two Koreas in a confederation
US travel ban hits foreign attendance figures for North Korea marathon
North Korea urges US to adopt 'serious attitude' for peace, end sanctions
US travel ban hits foreign attendance figures for North Korea marathon
China's censors, investors swoop as Kim rumours rage
Amid tourism rise, Tsushima Island could play evacuation role if tensions flare with North Korea
Chinese censors, investors swoop in on Kim's rumoured visit
Asia markets surge on receding trade war fears, Kim visit reports
China clamps down as rumours swirl of Kim Jong-un visit
Seoul confirms lineup for NK, Psy left off
Two more added to S. Korean cast for Pyongyang performances
Psy not set to perform in Pyongyang, South Korea confirms
S. Korean taekwondo demonstration team to perform twice in Pyongyang
China's Censors, Investors Swoop As Kim Jong-Un Visit Rumours Increase
Kang San-ae, Kim Kwang-min join Pyongyang Concert
South Korean concerts in Pyongyang set for April 1 and 3
China's censors, investors swoop as Kim rumours rage
Asia markets surge on receding trade war fears, Kim visit reports
S.Korean Taekwondo Demonstration Team to Perform in Pyongyang Next Month
List of S.Koreans to Perform in Pyongyang Finalized
North Korea concert details: Red Velvet, Cho Yong-pil to perform, Psy excluded
Psy won't join Seohyun and Red Velvet to perform in North Korea because of resemblance to Kim ...
Is Kim Jong Un on the brink of a world tour?
Thailand to give the beach from 'The Beach' movie a breather
Chinese Internet Users Evade Censors by Dubbing Kim Jong-Un 'Fatty on the Train'
S. Korea, China vow to bolster bilateral ties
Kim Jong-un visit: What else crosses the China-North Korea border?
Joy dropping out of Red Velvet's attendance to North Korea concert becomes controversial
Main part of S. Korean art troupe to leave for N. Korea
(2nd LD) Main part of S. Korean art troupe leaves for N. Korea
K-Pop time: S. Koreans fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
South Korean singers fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
K-Pop Singers, Taekwondo Team Leave for N. Korea
S. Korean art troupe leaves for N. Korea
S. Korean musicians leave for Pyongyang performance
South Korean pop stars arrive in North Korea for concerts
K-Pop time: S. Koreans fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
(3rd LD) Main part of S. Korean art troupe arrives in N. Korea
K-Pop time: South Koreans fly to North for rare concerts
S. Korean art troupe arrives in Pyongyang for performances
Main part of S. Korean art troupe to leave for N. Korea
K-Pop time: South Koreans fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
K-Pop time: South Koreans fly to Pyongyang for concerts
Korean art troupe arrives in Pyongyang for performances
S. Korean art troupe leaves for N. Korea
South Korean singers fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
Fans warn Seohyun, 'Be careful of Kim Jong-un'
S. Korea pop stars to perform in rare N. Korea concert
N. Korea's two-faced approach toward K-pop
North Korea's two-faced approach toward K-pop
South Korean musicians hold concert in Pyongyang
South Korean art troupe stages historic performance in Pyongyang
Red Velvet and rock stars perform for Pyongyang
S. Korean art troupe, taekwondo demonstration team perform in Pyongyang, with NK leader in ...
North Korea's Kim Jong Un watches South Korean K-pop stars perform in Pyongyang
Kim Jong Un attends rare concert by South Korean pop stars
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un watches rare performance by K-pop stars in Pyongyang
Kim Jong-un attends pop concert by South Korean girlband in Pyongyang
(LEAD) S. Korean art troupe performs in Pyongyang with NK leader in attendance
N. Korea's Kim attends S. Korea concert in latest reconciliatory move
Kim Jong Un watches K-pop stars perform in North Korea
North Korea's Kim Jong Un watches performance by South Korean k-pop stars
Kim Jong-un's K-pop concert turn shows further thawing of tensions
Kim attends rare concert by South Korean pop stars
Kim Jong-Un Attended A K-Pop Girl Band Concert In A Rare Embrace Of South Korean Culture
NKorean leader Kim watches performance by SKorean pop stars
North Korea's Kim Jong Un, wife, watch South Korean K-pop stars perform in Pyongyang
(2nd LD) S. Korean art troupe performs in Pyongyang with NK leader in attendance
S Korean singers fly to Pyongyang for rare concerts
Kim Jong Un hails Pyongyang K-pop concert as “significant”
Sports Ministers of Two Koreas Discuss Unified Team for Asian Games
Kim Jong Un attends concert by S.Korean artists
Girls' Generation fans warn Seohyun: 'Be careful of Kim Jong-un'
Kim Jong-un welcomes K-pop stars in Pyongyang concert
Kim Jong Un enjoys performance by South Korean pop stars
A K-pop girl band loved by Kim Jong-un [VIDEO]
Top DPRK leader enjoys performance of South Korean art troupe amid improvement of ties
Red Velvet's Joy Absence In North Korea's 'Spring is Coming' Concert Explained, Netizens Slam ...
Kim Jong Un 'Deeply Moved' by South Korean Pop Concert in Pyongyang
Kim Jong-un attends rare concert by South Korean pop stars
K-pop doesn't mean Kim Jong-un pop, or does it?
N Korea's Kim attends S Korea concert in latest reconciliatory move
K-Pop stars turn diplomatic envoys with North Korea concerts
President Trump to meet with Japanese prime minister at Mar-a-Lago
Kim Jong Un made a surprise visit to a South Korean K-pop concert in Pyongyang — and ...
N.Korea's Kim Jong Un, wife, watch S.Korean K-pop stars perform in Pyongyang
North Korea's Kim Jong Un attends South Korean pop stars' show in Pyongyang
Kim Jong-Un welcomes K-pop performers in Pyongyang
N. Korean leader Kim watches performance by S. Korean pop stars
Kim Jong Un Watches Performance by South Korean Pop Stars
South and North Korea to march together at Asian Games
Kim Jong's reconciliation with South Korea a threat to Trump?
NKorean leader Kim watches performance by SKorean pop stars
Possible North Korea-US summit sign of progress in field of disarmament, says UN official
Two Koreas hold rare joint concert in Pyongyang
(3rd LD) Two Koreas' art troupes end joint performance on high note
Two Koreas' art troupes end joint performance on high note
Japan's foreign minister to visit South Korea next week before Moon-Kim summit
Which artist at the North Korea concert impressed Kim Jong Un the most?
Lavish banquet held for South Korean musicians following Pyongyang performances
Baek Ji Young Talks About Performing In North Korea
2 Koreas Stage Joint Concert in Pyongyang
S.Korean Singers Reveal Impressions of Pyongyang
Koreas begin preparatory talks to set up Kim-Moon summit
Impact of North Korean performances felt by South Korean musicians following their return home
Art collection shows hidden side of North Korea
Kim Jong-un appears to have instructed aide to apologize for restricting media coverage: Seoul ...
North Korean Nights: Inside South Korean Singers' Alcohol-Fueled Partying in Pyongyang
Essay: What it was like to run a marathon in North Korea
Commentary: Do K-pop stars hold the key to moving North Korean leader Kim Jong Un?
Hundreds of foreigners join Pyongyang race as tensions ease
Top News: Tons of of foreigners be part of Pyongyang race as tensions ease
Hundreds of foreigners join Pyongyang race as Anxieties ease
Hundreds of foreigners join Pyongyang race as Anxieties ease
Loneliness of the long distance runners in North Korea
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Now he has back problems so he takes people around town. “We got these bright lights around seven to eight years ago,” he said. “Now we mainly rely on tourism. All our industry here has shut down – forestry, coal, minerals, everything. “There's no bright lights on the other side. Look at how dark it is, ...
A man walks alongside the Yalu River which runs between North Korea and China, in the town on Linjiang in Jilin province, China, November 21, 2017. A week-long road trip along China's side of its border with North Korea revealed stark contrasts between China's bright towns and North Korea's dark ...
A slogan flashing across reads, “When one family member joins the military, it brings honour to the whole family.” Locals walk by without stopping. On another border visit in 2017, I saw a large stage in the main square, positioned in Tumen just across from North Korea. The Chinese held concerts there ...
In a Linjiang park, on a monster screen positioned toward North Korea, recruitment videos for the Chinese military are shown on a loop, the volume blaring. In one clip, a baby is ... On another border visit in 2017, I saw a large stage in the main square, positioned in Tumen just across from North Korea.
Women participate in a group dance exercise close to the Yalu River which runs between China and North Korea, in the town of Linjiang in Jilin province, China, November 21, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj North Korean girls are photographed from the Chinese side of the border as they collect water ...
Instead, any discussion of this issue is likely to take place within a broader framework that also includes bilateral issues (e.g., family reunification, renewed tourism and economic ties) and long-term peace and security on the Korean Peninsula. But a bilateral agenda is rich enough to make the summit a ...
But the issue of diplomacy with North Korea, as well as the prospect of a direct meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong-un, remain .... which has divided the Korean Peninsula for more than 60 years, there are hopes that the summit will lead to a reopening of the North-South border for tourism.
Ri met with the accompanying delegation of Chinese officials, which included Song Tao, head of the International Liaison Department of the Communist Party of China, Li Qun, China's vice-minister of Culture and Tourism of China, and Li Jinjun, China's ambassador to North Korea. Sitting on Tao's other ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday said that a visit by a Chinese art troupe would be a “significant occasion” in further strengthening Sino-DPRK relations, the North's state-run media Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Tuesday. Amid several days of cultural events in the DPRK ...
Gruesome images show tourist's leg ripped to shreds after shark attacked him in waist-deep water. Pablo de Melo was attacked while he was swimming off Piedade beach, in Recife. Warning. By Janet Tappin Coelho. 16th April 2018, 1:53 pm. Updated: 16th April 2018, 4:17 pm ...
... North Korea researcher familiar with the project was able to give further details on its scope. “There is a plan to build 1000 new houses near there,” said Curtis Melvin, a researcher at the U.S.-Korea Institute in Washington DC. “It is being run by the Coal Mining Ministry, National Tourism Secretariat, ...
Earlier this month, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jong-hwan visited Pyongyang and dangled a few offerings. He proposed a revival of the Seoul-Pyeongyang soccer match, a joint entrance of athletes at the upcoming Asian Games in Jakarta, a compilation of a common Korean dictionary ...
The photographs capture life along the icy river—which forms a natural 491-mile-long boundary between China and North Korea—amid heightened tensions between the two countries. "I wanted to understand how these tensions and expanded UN sanctions might be impacting tourism, trade, and ...
Speaking at a news conference with foreign media, Do Jong-whan of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) shared his experiences from a four-day trip to Pyongyang earlier in the month. South Korean singers staged two concerts in Pyongyang on April 1 and 3, with the DPRK leader ...
Raul Castro's time in office has seen dramatic changes in Americans' ability to travel to Cuba, with a dramatic opening under U.S. President Barack Obama, then a partial reduction under President Donald Trump. Before former President Barack Obama launched detente with Cuba in December 2014, ...
Explain North Korea's currency crisis in drawing on national reserves to fund the deficit with China. .... and financial stabilization issues; and a task force on people-to-people issues, including the penal system, tourism, economic assistance, and the potential for an official tourism office in Pyongyang.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets Song Tao, the head of the China's Communist PartyÕs International Department who led a Chinese art troupe to North Korea for the April Spring Friendship Art Festival, in this handout photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on ...
The following is the second summary of major stories moved by Yonhap News Agency on Wednesday. ----------------. Xi to visit N. Korea, news report says. SEOUL -- Chinese President Xi Jinping will travel to North Korea to reciprocate a recent Beijing trip by the communist ally's leader, a news report said ...
South Korean police sought a travel ban on Tuesday for a daughter of the chairman of Korean Air Lines accused of throwing water during a business meeting, the second daughter to infuriate the public with petulant behavior. Police launched a formal investigation of Cho Hyun-min, a senior vice ...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo made a secret visit to North Korea over the Easter weekend and met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday, citing two people with direct knowledge of the trip. (Reporting by Eric Beech; ...
The trip reportedly happened over Easter weekend and has been kept quiet as the US and North Korea deliberate on how best to coordinate a planned summer summit between Trump and Kim. The news of Pompeo's secret trip comes after South Korea confirmed that its officials are in talks to end the ...
The secret early April visit to Pyongyang by Mike Pompeo, the CIA Director and Secretary of State nominee, suggests that the unprecedented summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will take place after all. Why it matters: Face-to-face negotiations are terra incognita for ...
Jeffrey Fowle was also held for 170 days from May 2014 for leaving a Bible in a bar and was charged with acts “contrary to the purpose of tourism”. ... “Since Mr Kim's address on January 1 of this year, North Korea has been engaged in a series of confidence-building measures in order to improve ...
“Economic cooperation will resume with projects that had been halted, such as tourism to North Korea. The reopening of the Gaesong Industrial Complex will come next,” he said. Taking 80 percent of inter-Korea trade, the joint industrial complex in North Korea was a symbol of economic cooperation ...
"Economic cooperation will resume with projects that had been halted, such as tourism to North Korea. The reopening of the Gaesong Industrial Complex will come next," he said. Taking 80 percent of inter-Korea trade, the joint industrial complex in North Korea was a symbol of economic cooperation ...
On April 17th the Washington Post reported that Mike Pompeo, the director of the CIA, met North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un, over the Easter weekend. ... Moreover, restarting even cross-border tourism, let alone heftier trade or investment, is impossible given the dense thicket of international sanctions ...
The Cold Frontier: A 'human zoo' at China's North Korea border. Reuters' Sue-lin Wong took a weeklong reporting trip along the border between China and North Korea with photographer Damir Sagolj. They found a revealing tourism trade on the Chinese side offering a glimpse into the country's ...
A total of 186 South Koreans, led by Minister Do Jong-whan of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST), made a four day trip to Pyongyang earlier in the month. The South will spend KRW270 million (USD$252,336) on the performance fee and personnel expenses and KRW544 million ...
The Cold Frontier: A 'human zoo' at China's North Korea border. 1:41am EDT - 02:04. Reuters' Sue-lin Wong took a weeklong reporting trip along the border between China and North Korea with photographer Damir Sagolj. They found a revealing tourism trade on the Chinese side offering a glimpse ...
SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The North's ..... Whistler now generates an estimated $1.53 billion gross domestic product annually, comprising 25 per cent of BC's export tourism revenue, she said.
It's not only China's gateway to North Korea. The city of Dandong on the border, is sold as a glimpse into Chinese tourists' own communist past. A tour boat ticket seller told us, take a trip down memory lane. See what China was like in the 1970s.>> I'm Reuters' Sue-Lin Wong, and with photographer ...
He says he was looking at a map and thought of the places that he always wanted to visit but had never been. And that was then the idea of visiting North Korea first crossed his mind. “I never thought it was a scary place,” Mintjens says of his ideas about the country before he went there. “I just knew it ...
Develop and industrialize the North Korean economy and agriculture, put an end to the recurring causes of famine, expand the education system, and immediately open the region toactive tourism. North Korea or DPRK to immediately join ASEAN Plus 3 (Japan, China, South Korea) to become ASEAN ...
While trade may be down at the moment, economic relations between the two have steadily increased since 2000, making North Korea heavily reliant on Chinese business. It seems the pinch has made itself felt, forcing Kim Jong Un to make a personal visit to Beijing in his first international trip since ...
"I went and demonstrated that wheelchair athletes are safe to race side by side with runners." He arrived from Shanghai two days before the marathon, together with other foreign runners and organisers from Koryo Tours which conducts travel to North Korea. Some participants were back for a second or ...
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese tourists have been involved in a major transportation accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, China's foreign ministry said on Monday. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of the accident, which happened on Sunday evening, the ministry ...
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - South Korea halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border at North Korea on Monday ahead of their ... Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, Chinese state media and the ...
North Korea is a popular, if offbeat, tourist destination for Chinese, especially from northeastern China. South Korean think tank the Korea Maritime Institute estimates that tourism generates about $US44 million in annual revenue for North Korea. About 80 per cent of all North Korea's foreign tourists are ...
Chinese tourists have been involved in a major transportation accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, China's foreign ministry said on Monday. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of the accident in North Hwanghae province, which happened on Sunday evening, the ...
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident in North Korea that caused a large number of casualties, China's state media and the government said on Monday, without giving a precise break-up. Chinese visitors account for about 80 percent of all foreign tourists to ...
A large number of Chinese tourists have been killed or injured in a road accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said. The accident happened on Sunday night, according to a statement published by the ministry on Monday morning. “The Chinese embassy in North Korea was informed by the ...
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's state television on Monday broadcast images of a bus mishap in North Korea, after China's foreign ministry said a large number of Chinese casualties figured in a transport accident in the neighboring country. Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Clarence Fernandez.
Beijing: Chinese tourists have been involved in a major transportation accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, China's foreign ministry said on Monday. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of the accident in North Hwanghae province, which happened on Sunday ...
Chinese state television's English-language channel tweeted the news before later deleting the message. However, they admitted there were a large number of casualties. China's state TV have shown images of the bus mishap in North Korea. From the images a battered blue bus with its wheels in the ...
Chinese visitors account for about 80 percent of all foreign tourists to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates about $44 million each year in revenue for the isolated country. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of ...
China is North Korea's most important economic and diplomatic backer, despite Beijing's anger at Pyongyang's repeated nuclear and missile tests and support for strong United Nations sanctions against North Korea. North and South Korea are in the final stages of preparations for a summit between ...
A tour bus carrying Chinese tourists is believed to have fallen off a bridge, killing more than 30 people in North Hwanghae, late on Sunday evening. China's foreign ministry said its diplomats have rushed to the scene of the accident. It however did not confirm the number of people injured or dead.
Customs data on Monday showed China's imports from North Korea fell 87 percent in the first three months of the year, while exports dropped 46 percent. Tourism, dominated by Chinese visitors, remains a key export earner for North Korea. Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident in ...
China was informed that the accident occurred Sunday night, and its embassy personnel in Pyongyang rushed to the scene and are working to manage the situation, the foreign ministry statement said. The vast majority of foreign tourists to North Korea are Chinese, with the Cold War-era allies sharing a ...
Beijing: A road accident in North Korea has caused "heavy casualties" among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. ... Chinese tourism to the North has continued even though Beijing has enforced a slew of United Nations sanctions over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons ...
Earlier in the day, the Chinese CGTN broadcaster reported that over 30 people had been killed after a tour bus had fallen off a bridge in North Korea. "A grave road accident occurred late on April 22 in North Hwanghae province leaving a large number of Chinese tourists killed," the statement read.
During his latest visit to the US, Abe hoodwinked Trump into promising to bring up the issue of the several Japanese citizens abducted by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s. That would deflect attention away from the very raison d'être of the Kim-Trump summit. The negotiations on denuclearization ...
Tens of thousands of Chinese tourists are believed to visit the North every year, with many crossing via train through the Chinese border city of Dandong. Chinese tourism to the North has continued even though Beijing has enforced a slew of United Nations sanctions over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons ...
A road accident in North Korea has caused "heavy casualties" among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said. The ministry provided few details but China's state broadcaster CGTN earlier tweeted that more than 30 people died when a tour bus veered off a bridge in North Korea. The tweet ...
The tweet was later deleted. Chinese tourists account for the vast majority of foreign visitors to North Korea and are a source of much-needed foreign currency for Pyongyang. More than 237,000 Chinese traveled to North Korea in 2012, the most recent figure published by China's tourism authorities.
"On the night of April 22, 2018, Beijing time, the Chinese Embassy in North Korea was informed by the North Korean side that a serious traffic accident occurred on North Korea's North Hwanghae Province that night, causing heavy casualties to Chinese tourists," a post on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...
A ghastly road accident in North Korea has caused the death of more than 30 Chinese tourists, reports said. China's foreign ministry did not give any specific figure, but admitted 'heavy casualties' in the accident, according to a statement on Monday. Howevet, China's state broadcaster CGTN earlier ...
Chinese tourists have been involved in a major road accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, China's foreign ministry says. Diplomats rushed to the scene of the accident in North Hwanghae province, which happened on Sunday evening, the ministry added, without saying ...
BEIJING - A road accident in North Korea has caused "heavy casualties" among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. The ministry provided few details but China's state broadcaster CGTN earlier tweeted that more than 30 people died when a tour bus fell from a bridge in North ...
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry said on Monday that 32 Chinese nationals died in a major bus accident in North Korea. Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said four North Koreans also died in the accident, which occurred in North Hwanghae province. Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Writing by ...
China was informed about the accident on Sunday night, and its embassy personnel in Pyongyang rushed to the scene and are working to manage the situation, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement earlier. The vast majority of foreign tourists to North Korea are Chinese, with the Cold War-era allies ...
BEIJING--Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese visitors make up about 80 percent of all foreign tourists to North Korea, ...
A South Korean think tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, says Chinese visitors account for about 80 per cent of all foreign tourists visiting North Korea, with tourism generating about $US44 million ($A57 million) each year for the isolated country. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of Sunday's ...
(CNN) - As many as 32 Chinese tourists were killed in a bus crash in North Korea Sunday night, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed. A further four North Koreans also died in the accident, according to Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang. The crash took place in North Korea's ...
North Korea is a popular, if offbeat, tourist destination for Chinese, especially from north-eastern China. South Korean think-tank the Korea Maritime Institute estimates tourism generates about $US44 million in annual revenue for North Korea. About 80 per cent of all North Korea's foreign tourists are ...
An undisclosed number of Chinese tourists were killed in a fatal bus accident in North Korea on Sunday in what could turn out to be one of the worst incidents involving Chinese tourists in recent years. According to a Chinese media report that was later deleted, over 30 Chinese tourists died after their ...
At least 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans have died in a major bus crash in North Korea, China's foreign ministry has said, with two more Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of the accident in North Hwanghae province, ...
A bus crash in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a regular press briefing. "We are ...
Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans have died in a bus crash in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese diplomats have rushed to the scene of Sunday's accident in North Hwanghae province, ...
China's foreign ministry says a large number of Chinese tourists were killed or injured in a major traffic accident in North Korea. It says the embassy in Pyongyang is responding to the disaster. The ministry says the accident occurred south of Pyongyang, in North Hwanghae Province. China's state-run ...
More than 30 people have been killed after a tour bus they were travelling in veered off a bridge in North Korea on Sunday. Beijing said 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans were killed in the incident, which happened south of the North Korean capital Pyongyang. Two other Chinese nationals ...
Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese tourists make up about 80% of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South ...
North Korea is a popular, if offbeat, tourist destination for Chinese, especially from northeastern China. "The Working Group of the Chinese Embassy in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, accompanied by the head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, ...
Beijing: A bus crash in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a regular press briefing. “We are ...
A bus crash in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a regular press briefing.
China, an ally of North Korea for decades, is the main source of tourism to the country. Many Chinese tourists visit North Korea seeking a sense of what China was like before it became one of the world's largest economies. Day trips across the border are popular, as are visits to the North Korean capital, ...
A bus crash in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. ... Chinese tourism to the North has continued even though Beijing has enforced a slew of United Nations sanctions over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme. 'Sparing ...
BEIJING: Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with ... of all foreign tourists to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates revenue of ...
BEIJING: Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday (Apr 23), with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese visitors make up about 80 percent of all foreign tourists to North ...
Customs data on Monday showed China's imports from North Korea fell 87 per cent in the first three months of the year, while exports dropped 46 per cent. Tourism, dominated by Chinese visitors, remains a key export earner for North Korea. Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident ...
Beijing says 32 Chinese tourists killed in North Korea bus crash A Chinese tourist takes photographs towards North Korea while visiting the Broken Bridge in the border city of Dandong, in China's northeast Liaoning province on Jan. 9, 2018. (AFP/Ryan Mcmorrow) ...
Beijing, April 23. Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals in critical condition. Chinese tourists make up about 80 per cent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a ...
Beijing reported Monday a “heavy toll” after a road accident involving Chinese tourists in North Korea, while Chinese state television evoked “more than thirty” dead. “A serious road accident” occurred in the night from Sunday to Monday in southern North Korea “has caused a heavy toll among Chinese ...
Jing Travel - An undisclosed number of Chinese tourists were killed in a fatal bus accident in North Korea on Sunday in what could turn out to be one of the worst incidents involving Chinese tourists in recent years. According to a Chinese media report that was later deleted, over 30 Chinese tourists died ...
At least 36 people have died in a bus crash in North Korea, according to Chinese officials who described it as a “major traffic accident”. Among the dead were 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, China's foreign ministry said in a statement. Another two Chinese tourists were badly injured and ...
Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus plunged from a bridge in North Korea, Chinese officials and state media said Monday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang ...
South Korean think tank the Korea Maritime Institute says Chinese visitors account for about 80 per cent of all foreign tourists visiting North Korea, with tourism generating $57 million each year for the isolated country. The North Hwanghae province that borders South Korea is home to Kaesong, ...
Beijing — A road accident in North Korea has caused "heavy casualties" among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. The ministry provided few details but China's state broadcaster CGTN earlier tweeted that more than 30 people died when a tour bus fell from a bridge in North ...
Reuters BEIJING (Reuters) — Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and in critical condition. Chinese visitors make up about 80 percent of all foreign tourists to ...
Bahrain is undergoing an unprecedented period of investments in tourism infrastructure with 14 strategic projects in sight. ... South Korea on Monday shut the propaganda broadcasts across the border with North Korea ahead of this week's anticipated summit between the neighboring countries' two ...
A tour bus crash in North Korea's North Hwanghae province on Sunday night has left 36 people dead, of which 32 were Chinese tourists. According to the BBC, Chinese media footage shows the tour bus flipped over entirely, with a portion of its frame critically broken. Chinese tourists comprise the ...
Beijing: Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus plunged from a bridge in North Korea, Chinese officials and state ... Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a ...
BEIJING, April 23 (Reuters) - Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors ...
A bus crash in North Korea has killed 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans, the foreign ministry in Beijing said on Monday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a regular press briefing. Lu said China was ...
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express "deep sympathy" over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two, the North's state media said on Tuesday. "He said that the unexpected accident brought ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expressed his "bitter sorrow" after dozens of Chinese tourists were killed when a bus they were travelling in plunged off a bridge. Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans perished in the accident south of the capital Pyongyang Sunday night, Chinese officials ...
Chinese Ambassador to North Korea Li Jinjun said Chinese President Xi Jinping and the families of the crash victims would be notified of Kim's visit, while promising close cooperation with North Korean officials regarding the accident, the central news agency reported. Kim also visited the hospital ...
South Korea halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border at North Korea today ahead of their first summit in a decade, as US ... Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, Chinese state media and the ...
South Korean think-tank the Korea Maritime Institute estimates tourism generates about $44 million in annual revenue for North Korea. About 80% of all North Korea's foreign tourists are Chinese, it said. China said more than 237,000 Chinese visited in 2012, but it stopped publishing the statistics in ...
Having spent the first six years of his leadership appearing at North Korean factories and military units, as well as making occasional forays to concerts, amusement parks and sports facilities, Kim made a surprise trip to China in March, amid a thaw in relations between Pyongyang and Beijing.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un expressed his “bitter sorrow” after dozens of Chinese tourists were killed when a coach they were travelling in plunged off a bridge. Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans perished in the accident in North Hwanghae province, south of the capital Pyongyang, ...
BEIJING—North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited survivors of a deadly tour-bus crash, which killed dozens of Chinese tourists, and personally offered condolences to China's ambassador in Pyongyang, state media said. Mr. Kim arrived at the Chinese Embassy at 6:30 a.m. Monday, the day after the ...
The recent increase in these shares reflects the growing expectations for economic cooperation between the two Koreas, including the reopening of the Kaesong Industrial ... Some also are hopeful that South Korean tourism to North Korea, which has been shut down since 2008, might be revived.
BEIJING: Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in a major bus accident in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said yesterday, with two Chinese nationals seriously injured and left in critical condition. Chinese tourists make up about 80 per cent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says ...
Beijing : Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said yesterday, with two Chinese nationals in critical condition. Chinese tourists make up about 80 per cent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean ...
Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates annual revenue of about $44 million for the isolated country. Bilateral ties between the North and China showed signs of ...
SEOUL - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express "deep sympathy" over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured 2, the North's state media said on Tuesday. "He said that the unexpected accident brought bitter sorrow ...
Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle break down where negotiations with North Korea stand ahead of Trump's potential meeting with Kim Jong-un. ... 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates revenue of ...
BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese tourists have been involved in a major transportation accident in North Korea and there are a large number of casualties, China's foreign ministry said on Monday…. Read full article at the publisher's site: ...
A tour bus crash in North Korea last night lead to "heavy casualties", a report carried by the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said on Monday. China's global ministry says a lot of Chinese language vacationers have been killed and injured in a "main visitors accident" in North Korea.
BEIJING: Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus plunged from a bridge in North Korea, Chinese officials and state media said yesterday. Two other Chinese nationals were injured in Sunday's accident south of the capital Pyongyang, Chinese foreign ministry ...
Chinese tourists make up about 80 per cent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates annual revenue of about $US44 million for the isolated country. Bilateral ties between the North and China showed signs ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express “deep sympathy” over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two, the North's state media said on Tuesday. “He said that the unexpected accident brought bitter sorrow to his ...
Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Korea, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, with two Chinese nationals in critical condition. Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express "deep sympathy" over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two. The accident occurred on Sunday when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Hwanghae Province. Four North ...
"We are investigating the cause" of the accident, Lu said. The tweet was later deleted. An undisclosed number of Chinese tourists were killed in a fatal bus accident in North Korea on Sunday in what could turn out to be one of the worst incidents involving Chinese tourists in recent years. China's state TV ...
At least 36 people are reportedly dead after a tour bus crashed in North Korea. Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates revenue of about $44 million each year for ...
If Pyongyang's test freeze holds, Korean Air could see a surge in flights to and from its hub in Incheon, near Seoul. The airline is well-positioned to take on renewed demand for travel from Asia to Guam, an American territory within North Korea's strike range. Korean Air has kept up service to the island ...
Kim Jong-un expressed his “bitter sorrow” over the deaths of dozens of Chinese tourists after their bus plunged off a bridge in North Korea. The state-run KCNA news agency reported on Tuesday that the North Korean leader had visited two Chinese survivors of the crash on Sunday in which 32 Chinese ...
Kim visited the Chinese Embassy early on Monday, North Korean media reported, describing Chinese ambassador Li Jinjun's "deep impression" at the visit, in which Kim expressed his condolences to both Chinese president Xi Jinping and the victims' families. Kim then visited the victims in the hospital, ...
If Chinese tourism to North Korea followed the same trend as Chinese tourism as a whole, that number is likely far larger today. Seoul closed the area in 2016 in response to a new nuclear test in Pyongyang. The ministry says the crash occurred Sunday evening in North Hwanghae province, south of the ...
North Korea, Apr 24 (ANI): North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the survivors of a devastating tourist bus crash that killed at least 36 people, mostly Chinese tourists, in North Korea on Sunday. Thirty-six people were killed on Sunday when the bus crashed off a bridge.The crash site was in North ...
China's tourism authority does not publish a breakdown of the number of Chinese visitors to North Korea. China's state TV have shown images of the bus mishap in North Korea. China is North Korea's largest buying and selling accomplice, though commerce has dropped off by about 90 % underneath ...
China's state TV have shown images of the bus mishap in North Korea. China's worldwide ministry says a lot of Chinese language vacationers have been killed and injured in a "main visitors accident" in North Korea. The accident occurred in the southwestern province of North Hwanghae, Chinese ...
President Xi Jinping has ordered the country's diplomatic corps to do whatever is necessary to help the two Chinese citizens injured and the families of those killed in an accident in North Korea. A tour bus carrying 34 Chinese tourists crashed off a road in North Hwanghae province on Sunday, killing 32 ...
“I think South Koreans will be able to visit Pyongyang very soon!” a Seoul citizen, vacationing in Europe, texted a foreign reporter. Currently, South Korean tourism to North Korea is illegal. Much of this is coming from the top. One of Moon's key pre-election promises was upgrading relations with the North ...
North Korea has been dominating the headlines of late, as its leader, Kim Jong-un, prepares for the April 27 summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in by suspending nuclear and missile tests and courting cautious optimism from adversaries and experts alike.
This particular voyage was a first for foreign tourists: boarding a regular North Korean passenger train all the way from Pyongyang to Vladivostok, crossing the present-day DPRK-Russia border over the Tumen river in the actual North Korean town of Tumangang and arriving at Khasan. We traveled the ...
The accident occurred Sunday night in North Hwanghae province, south of Pyongyang, North Korea's capital, ministry spokesman Lu Kang said at a regularly scheduled news conference. Chinese state news agency CGTN in a tweet earlier on Monday reported that the fatal accident had been caused by ...
Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates revenue of about $44 million each year for the isolated country. The province lies south of the capital and stretches to the ...
Another debated issue in the election for the 31-seat parliament is upgrading three airports to allow international flights land in Greenland and therefore increase tourism. Prime Minister Kim Kielsen's center-left Siumut party said during the campaign that English, not Danish, should be taught as a second ...
North Korea requires that all visitors be accompanied by minders. If Chinese tourism to North Korea followed the same trend as Chinese tourism as a whole, that number is likely far larger today. Americans have been banned from travelling to North Korea without special permission from the US State ...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the United States would continue to put "maximum pressure" on North Korea ahead of what he hoped would be positive talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that would lead to Pyongyang's denuclearization. "I want them to ...
North Hwanghae is in the south of North Korea and shares a border with South Korea on the demilitarised zone. China's tourism authority does not publish a breakdown of the number of Chinese visitors to North Korea. China is North Korea's largest buying and selling accomplice, though commerce has ...
Public statistics show that an average of 100,000 Chinese tourists visit North Korea every year, which represents over 90 percent of the isolated country's worldwide tourists. China is North Korea's largest buying and selling accomplice, though commerce has dropped off by about 90 % underneath ...
It's hardly a secret that tourists who visit the Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK) are watched closely. For outsiders, joining a tour group is one of the only ways to gain access to the country and, according to Richter, the tours are usually so regimented that tourists rarely have time to stray from the ...
Beijing — North Korean leader Kim Jong-un expressed his "bitter sorrow" after dozens of Chinese tourists were killed when a bus they were travelling in plunged off a bridge. Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died in the accident south of the capital Pyongyang Sunday night, Chinese ...
In contrast, Chinese tourism in North Korea remained strong, despite Beijing's enforcement of global sanctions against the Kim Jong Un regime. China is North Korea's largest buying and selling accomplice, though commerce has dropped off by about 90 % underneath United Nations sanctions.
China was informed late Sunday of the accident and its embassy in Pyongyang dispatched personnel to the scene, the ministry said. If Chinese tourism to North Korea followed the same trend as Chinese tourism as a whole, that number is likely far larger today. Father Ray Kelly stuns BGT judges with ...
China was informed late Sunday of the accident and its embassy in Pyongyang dispatched personnel to the scene, the ministry said. If Chinese tourism to North Korea followed the same trend as Chinese tourism as a whole, that number is likely far larger today. The first two periods were back and forth.
If Chinese tourism to North Korea followed the same trend as Chinese tourism as a whole, that number is likely far larger today. "During our solar system's formation, the balance between nitrogen and sulphur (and hence ammonia and Uranus's newly-detected hydrogen sulfide) was determined by the ...
China was informed late Sunday of the accident and its embassy in Pyongyang dispatched personnel to the scene, the ministry said. If Chinese tourism to North Korea followed the same trend as Chinese tourism as a whole, that number is likely far larger today. Sectoral indices, led by realty, FMCG, auto ...
Clearly there is some interest among curious travelers from China and there is potential for much of the world with those interested in seeing the isolated North Korea. There are foreign-run North Korea tour groups like Young Pioneer Tours, controversially in the headlines for taking the American Otto ...
The North Korean leader has changed a lot and has become more humane. Instead of threatening the United States with a nuclear attack, he is now grieving for Chinese #Tourists who were killed in a bus accident near the capital. The bus plunged off a bridge and 32 Chinese tourists and four North ...
Chinese state television's English-language channel tweeted that a tour bus had fallen off a bridge, killing more than 30 people, but later deleted the tweet. Another two Chinese tourists were also seriously injured in the road accident. It said China had despatched a medical team accompanied by ...
In contrast, Chinese tourism in North Korea remained strong, despite Beijing's enforcement of global sanctions against the Kim Jong Un regime. Public statistics show that an average of 100,000 Chinese tourists visit North Korea every year, which represents over 90 percent of the isolated country's ...
In a three-part series, the Korea JoongAng Daily will examine the landmark first and second inter-Korean summits, both held in Pyongyang, and the history .... The South Korean delegation for the president's visit to Pyongyang consisted of 130 members, including 30 members of an advance team and 50 ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expressed his “bitter sorrow” after dozens of Chinese tourists were killed when a bus they were travelling in plunged off a bridge. Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans perished in the accident south of the capital Pyongyang Sunday night, Chinese officials ...
Chinese tourists make up about 80% of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates annual revenue of about $44 million for the isolated country. Bilateral ties between the North and China showed signs of ...
By Reuters 24 April 2018. SEOUL — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese Embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express “deep sympathy” over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two, the North's state media said on Tuesday. “He said that the unexpected ...
SEOUL (April 24): North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday to express “deep sympathy” over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two, the North's state media said on Tuesday. “He said that the unexpected accident brought ...
By Agence France-Presse. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expressed his “bitter sorrow” after dozens of Chinese tourists were killed when a bus they were traveling in plunged off a bridge. Thirty-two Chinese tourists and four North Koreans perished in the accident south of the capital Pyongyang ...
SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited the Chinese embassy in Pyongyang on Monday (Apr 23) to express "deep sympathy" over a bus accident that killed 32 Chinese tourists and critically injured two, the North's state media said on Tuesday. "He said that the unexpected accident brought ...
However, the revival of past inter-Korean economic cooperation, including large-scale projects, such as the Kaesong Industrial Zone and the Mount Kumgang tourism project, has been blocked by UN Security Council resolutions and will remain off limits until there is tangible evidence of North Korea's ...
Tourists will be barred from the central Philippine island of Boracay for six months, starting today, as President Rodrigo Duterte vows to clean up what he calls an environmental “cesspool.” Mr. Duterte ordered Boracay to be closed this month, saying that the water “smells” and that it poses a danger to ...
Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates that tourism generates revenue of about $44 million each year for the country. North Korea is a popular, if offbeat, tourist destination for Chinese, ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has offered his deep apologies to China after a bus crash in his isolated country killed 32 Chinese tourists, state media ... Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which ...
North Korea is a popular, if offbeat, tourist destination for Chinese, especially those from the country's northeast. Tourists from China are about four-fifths of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says South Korean think-tank the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates tourism generates revenue of about ...
South Korea's relationship with China -- its major trading partner and largest source of visitors -- soured over the last few years due to Beijing's dissatisfaction with Seoul's decision to deploy a missile defense system with the U.S. The relationship has improved recently, with President Xi Jinping's special ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has offered his deep apologies to China after a bus crash in his isolated country killed 32 Chinese tourists, state media said on Thursday. China is North Korea's most important economic and diplomatic backer, despite Beijing's anger at Pyongyang's repeated nuclear ...
On one side of that line is North Korea; on the other is the South. Tourists visiting the area can enter one of the huts after soldiers are deployed as a security measure. North Korea's military lets its own visitors enter the hut as well. In an unusual feature of the DMZ, in that hut, visitors from both sides are ...
China is North Korea's most important economic and diplomatic backer, despite Beijing's anger at Pyongyang's repeated nuclear and missile tests and support for strong United Nations sanctions. The tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Korea late on ...
Sometime during the morning of April 27, Kim Jong Un will arrive by car and walk across the demarcation line that for 68 years has divided North Korea and South Korea. The crossing will be the first ever by a North Korean leader and is scheduled to happen within the 4-kilometer-wide (2 1/2-mile) ...
The 32 Chinese and four North Korean officials who were killed in a bus crash in North Korea were part of a “red tour” commemorating the Chinese Communist Party's Korean war role while observing the 65th anniversary of the war's armistice. Two Chinese who were seriously injured in Sunday night's ...
On Friday, history will be made as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crosses the border for a highly-anticipated summit with the South's President Moon Jae-in. Here's what you need to know about the high-stakes summit and its potential impacts on the peninsula and beyond.
In 2000, South Korean President Kim Dae-jung traveled to Pyongyang for a much-publicized conference with Kim Jong-un's dad, Kim Jong-il. ... To that end, South Korea offered a torrent of humanitarian aid, opened a new industrial park in North Korea and encouraged investment in a tourism project on ...
On Aug. 15, 1989, Lim Su-kyung, a student at South Korea's Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul, made international headlines when she arrived in Panmunjom after an unauthorized trip to North Korea. The unification activist had participated in the 13th World Festival of Youth and Students in ...
Hyundai Group used to have the exclusive rights to North Korean tourism for South Koreans. However, as South Koreans were banned from traveling to North Korea as tourists after a North Korean soldier shot and killed a South Korean tourist in July 2008, Hyundai's tourism operation has ground to a ...
2, North Korea announced that it would send athletes to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics — a move that opened a portal of arguably positive press for the Kim regime, whether it be an Olympic visit from Kim Jong Un's tabloid-attracting sister (one Reddit user called her “nuclear hot”) or the touching ...
North Korea talks: Pacific islands 'in the crossfire between major powers' hope for peace at summit ... Mr Underwood, who is a former member of Congress, said the threat of attack in August, then a second in October, saw a drop in tourism while the tit-for-tat threats went on between Mr Kim and US ...
(Bloomberg) -- Sometime during the morning of April 27, Kim Jong Un will arrive by car and walk across the demarcation line that for 68 years has divided North Korea and South Korea. The crossing will be the first ever by a North Korean leader and is scheduled to happen within the 4-kilometer-wide (2 ...
In 2000, South Korean President Kim Dae-jung traveled to Pyongyang for a much-publicized conference with Kim Jong Un's dad, Kim Jong-il. ... To that end, South Korea offered a torrent of humanitarian aid, opened a new industrial park in North Korea, and encouraged investment in a tourism project on ...
Live TV coverage showed Moon and Kim pause for photographs in front a of a new mural of North Korea's Mount Kumgang. The mountain is regarded as a symbol of conciliation and cooperation between the two Koreas, but a joint tourism project there was suspended in 2008 after a South Korean ...
The three-day meetings of the first inter-Korean summit led to a landmark agreement between the Koreas over now-stalled joint economic projects. .... The Kaesong industrial complex in North Korea is seen from the Taesungdong freedom village inside the demilitarized zone during a press tour in Paju, ...
BEIJING: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has offered his deep apologies to China after a bus crash in his isolated country killed 32 Chinese tourists, state media said on Thursday (Apr 26). In a message to President Xi Jinping and other Chinese leaders, Kim said the North Korean people were ...
China is North Korea's most important economic and diplomatic backer, despite Beijing's anger at Pyongyang's repeated nuclear and missile tests and support for strong United Nations sanctions against North Korea. The tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus crashed off a bridge in ...
The Chinese tourists and four North Koreans died when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Korea late on Sunday, with two Chinese nationals still in ... Chinese tourists make up about 80 percent of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says a South Korean think-tank, the Korea Maritime Institute, which ...
In 2000, South Korean President Kim Dae-jung travelled to Pyongyang for a much-publicised conference with Mr Kim's dad, Kim Jong-il. ... To that end, South Korea offered a torrent of humanitarian aid, opened a new industrial park in North Korea, and encouraged investment in a tourism project on a ...
If relations with North Korea improve, “it's a bonus,” he said, adding that Franklin Templeton was “slightly overweight” Korean stocks. More from Bloomberg.com: Electric Buses Are Hurting the Oil Industry. South Korea's relationship with China -- its major trading partner and largest source of visitors ...
Hyundai Group, which has for long played a role in inter-Korean economic corporation projects in the past, has been publishing papers on a regular basis on how to improve economic ties between the two Koreas. Its subsidiary Hyundai Asan is the operator of tourism business to Mount Kumgang, which ...
The tourists and four North Koreans were killed when a bus crashed off a bridge in North Korea late on Sunday, leaving two Chinese nationals in ... four-fifths of all foreign visitors to North Korea, says South Korean think-tank the Korea Maritime Institute, which estimates tourism generates revenue of ...
If relations with North Korea improve, “it's a bonus,” he said, adding that Franklin Templeton was “slightly overweight” Korean stocks. South Korea's relationship with China -- its major trading partner and largest source of visitors -- soured over the last few years due to Beijing's dissatisfaction with Seoul's ...
President Donald Trump acknowledged to Fox News on Thursday that he did stay overnight in Moscow during a 2013 trip tied to the Miss Universe pageant. Trump claimed former FBI Director James Comey lied in a memo noting that the president had told him he never stayed overnight in Moscow.
The leaders of South and North Korea hinted at the possibility of building a railway across the Korean Peninsula, as they discussed how the two ... that the two Koreas have been pushing for, including resuming operations of the jointly-run Kaesong Industrial Complex in the North and restarting tourism to ...
During a recent media tour, in a typical Panmunjom scene, nine tall South Korean and U.S. soldiers, all wearing mirrored sunglasses, stood rigidly and gazed ... In 1984, a Soviet tour guide sprinted to the southern part of the village, triggering gunfire between North Korea and U.N. Command soldiers.
[THE INVESTOR] Italian Bitcoin expert Federico Tenga's recent visit to North Korea came as a surprise to keen observers of the hermit kingdom. In November ... and Technology. He taught cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to students at North Korea's elite college, which is funded privately.
Following a visit to the North by William Perry, the American official in charge of coordinating policy toward North Korea, Kim Jong-il announced a moratorium on missile tests, and the US continued to take measures to relax sanctions against the North. Once the mood was right, in Mar. 2000, there were ...
If lasting peace is achieved, it would have profound positive implications for travel and tourism and, by extension travel retail. This is just the third time that leaders from North and South Korea have met since the Korean War, and the first time that one of the Kim leadership family has crossed to the south.
The tourism dream team today are from both Koreas namely Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae. It's a great day for global tourism safety and an even better day for tourism to South Korea, Guam, and Hawaii. It's a day of telling tourists from Japan or China not to worry about traveling to the United States or ...
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korea leader Kim Jong-in are scheduled to draft and announce an agreement on major issues ... expressed during the special envoy delegation's Pyongyang visit or what kind of wording will be used to stipulate it in writing are going to be difficult.”.
Their move came on the eve of the meeting between President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Friday, at the Peace House on the southern side of Panmunjeom -- a sign of inter-Korean rapprochement after heightened tensions on the peninsula due to Pyongyang's nuclear and ...
Until I remembered that along with a clause accepting my potential impending death and the presence of landmines all around me, I had signed away the right to take any photographs that pointed in the direction of North Korea. On a whim, on the back of a glitzy weekend filled with beauty products and ...
To that end, South Korea offered a torrent of humanitarian aid, opened a new industrial park in North Korea, and encouraged investment in a tourism project on a celebrated North Korean mountain. All this achieved no tangible results. Pyongyang became no less threatening: A deadly naval clash ...
Of the six projects, the publication of a unified Korean dictionary and the excavation of historic relics in Kaesong were already proposed by culture minister Do Jong-whan when he led a group of South Korean pop musicians and a taekwondo demonstration team on a visit to Pyongyang early this month.
South Korean conservative politicians criticized the joint statement as letting North Korea off the hook by failing to secure a clear commitment on nuclear disarmament. But the Koreas made inroads on a raft of other points of friction between them. Moon agreed to visit Pyongyang, North Korea's capital, ...
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un returns to North Korea, ending summit that saw him make history by setting foot on South Korean soil. Copyright 2018 The .... We need to protect our public lands for ourselves and our visitors. That will preserve tourism jobs and the lands we enjoy. Read more ...
South Korean government stated that during the talks, Kim apologized to Moon for interrupting his sleep during North Korea's nuclear test last year. ... North Korea allowing inspection of nuclear experiment sites, the two engaging in economic cooperation, and promoting of tourism in North Korea.
North Korea pledged on Sunday to shut down its atomic test site in May, Seoul said on Sunday. ... Washington's chief diplomat told ABC News he had a "good conversation" with Kim during his secret visit to Pyongyang over the Easter weekend, adding that the North Korean leader was "prepared to... lay ...
Consumer and tourism-related stocks that depend on revenues from Chinese tourists could see further bumps: AmorePacific Corp., LG Household & Health Care Ltd, Hotel Shilla Co., Hana Tour Service Inc. all registered gains today. Korean airlines, including Asiana Airlines Inc., Korean Air Lines Co.
South Korea appears to be reluctant to form a unified football team with North Korea at the upcoming Asian Games, a report by the country's new ... The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in Seoul recently asked 40 national sports federations whether they would be willing to form a unified team with ...
The former presidents' immediate successor Lee Myung-bak shut down the tourism program to North Korea's Mount Kumgang after a South Korean tourist was killed there upon entering a restricted area. The following administration under the ousted former President Park Geun-hye shut down the joint ...
Kim Jong-un is expected to meet with US President Donald J. Trump in the next few weeks. China's Foreign Minister Wang Si is also expected to visit North Korea later this week. Trump made a trip to visit his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in March, with talks on the Korea situation forming part of the ...
President Donald Trump said Monday his administration is considering holding a potential meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un at the Demilitarized Zone marking the North's border with South Korea, or in other countries, ... Read more: Panmunjom, the Korea Truce Village and Tourism Oddity.
Aside from a handful of diplomatic missions, North Korea isn't deeply involved in international commerce, culture or conversation. Run by third-generation ruler Kim Jong Un, the country is best described as complicated. With limited global reach and an almost nonexistent tourism industry, it would seem ...
Now the South Korean news agency Yonhap has reported that Seoul's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has asked 40 national governing bodies if they would be willing to compete alongside athletes from North Korea at the Jakarta Asian Games, to be held from August 18 to September 2.
Discount stores and other retailers are enjoying brisk sales of cold noodles, called naengmyeon in South Korea, after the leaders of the two Koreas dined on ... Since the inter-Korean summit, many people have visited restaurants offering cold noodles, known to originate from Pyongyang and Hamhung, ...
With South Korea and North Korea likely heading toward peace and economic cooperation, connecting railways is likely to be the first move. Analysts explain that ... However, it stopped operation following North Korea's shooting of a South Korean tourist at Mount Geumgang in 2008. As for the Donghae ...
North Korea is no exception. Arrangements were made to facilitate waste collection by the North Koreans in case Kim visited the Peace House's bathroom, but it has not been confirmed whether Kim actually used the facility or opted for a temporary installation that the North Koreans brought with them.
Why South Korea Doesn't Want A Joint-Korean Soccer Team With North Korea ... South Korea's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism asked 40 sports federations if they would be up for forming a joint Korean team with North Korea, and seven of those federations, including basketball, judo and table ...
Choi also said they are in a program where they are engaging in North Korea "tourism." Choi said he is aware the United States and North Korea are in negotiations for the detainees' release. Kim Hak-song and Kim Sang Duk worked at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. Kim Dong ...
Strategy 2: North Korea should initiate projects and shape policies as duty-free trade, and open borders for the neighbouring states. This will not only help North Korea to stave off ugly economic realities, but will also allow it to spend more on nuclear development. This will allow it to revamp its tourism ...
The South Korean government said that it plans to set up an economic belt in North Korea that will connect the two Koreas by rail, as well as to establish an area for tourism along the 250km demilitarized zone. "We will create new economic orders which will contribute to establishing peace and ...
According to the newspaper article, “The lawsuit includes an official government statement released after his death that claimed he had acted “on an assignment from an anti-DPRK plot-breeding organization of the U.S.” and the CIA.” In reality, Otto Warmbier was visiting North Korea with a tour group.
... 900 billion won for Gyeongui—quoting data from state agency Korea Rail Network Authority. The South Korean government said that it plans to set up an economic belt in North Korea that will connect the two Koreas by rail, as well as to establish an area for tourism along the 250km demilitarized zone.
Over the past few years mainly due to a fiery war of words between North Korea and the United States, the Korean Peninsula seemed to be on the brink of a ... However, the sudden peace momentum has seen a return of visitors to the heavily fortified border splitting the two Koreas -- the closest South ...
On June 15, 2000, former President Kim Dae-jung visited Pyongyang and held the first inter-Korean summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. They issued the June 15 Joint Declaration, outlining three cooperative projects — the Kaesong Industrial Complex, Mount Kumgang tourism and a railway ...
South Korea is looking into developing and financing economic projects with North Korea that could take effect if a nuclear deal is reached with the United ... a nuclear test, and the Kumgang Mountain tourism program that ended when a South Korean visitor was shot by a North Korean soldier in 2008.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrived in North Korea Wednesday for the first visit by a Chinese top diplomat to Pyongyang in 11 years. Wang told high-level North Korean officials that China “supports and congratulates” dictator Kim Jong-un's new policy of diplomacy with South Korea. Wang is ...
In contrast, the South Korean side of the DMZ, and the surrounding area, encompasses several parks, observation towers and museums -- plus a plethora of tour itineraries. US travelers have been banned from visiting North Korea since September 1, 2017, so access via the South is the only option.
The minister has in the past called on the North to ease visa requirements for Russian citizens to improve bilateral relations and boost tourism, saying Moscow's interest in the DPRK is “very high.” Pyongyang has also informed Moscow of its plans to simplify the visa process for Russian citizens, ...
“Panmunjom is the most-visited part of the DMZ, from both sides,” says Simon Cockerell, managing director of Koryo Tours, which organizes independent travel to North Korea. “This is where you can see the front line up close, and even cross it within (the conference room).” “It can be confusing to go to ...
May 4 (UPI) -- Construction for a "marine tourism" zone in North Korea is becoming a burden on ordinary North Koreans who are being taxed to finance the project. The plan to convert parts of Wonsan, a port city in North Korea's Kangwon Province, into a resort began recently, Radio Free Asia reported.
Invoice Clinton, who visited in 1993, famously referred to as it the “scariest place on earth.” “Panmunjom is the most-visited a part of the DMZ, from each side,” says Simon Cockerell, managing director of Koryo Excursions, which organizes impartial journey to North Korea. “That is the place you possibly ...
While the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, or North Korea, is open to tourism, like any other country, travelers must be aware of rules and regulations imposed in its territory. Kompas.com has compiled a list of things to be aware of before visiting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. 1.
When North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un stepped across the border to meet South Korea's president last month, Moon Jae-in offered up a historic ... east coast and Russia for energy and resources, another along the west coast for transportation and logistics, and a third across the land border for tourism.
The map is a blueprint for how economic cooperation between the two Koreas could work and includes three “belts” — one along the east coast and Russia for energy and resources, another along the west coast for transportation and logistics, and a third across the land border for tourism. Moon likely ...
China has previously tried to encourage North Korea to liberalize its economy to stabilize its regime. In 2001, Kim Jong-un's father, Kim Jong-il, was invited by China to visit Shanghai's stock exchange, a high-tech park and an international convention center. The older Kim returned to Pyongyang and did ...
The EU can assist in the economic engagement, diplomatic dialogue and denuclearization process involving Pyongyang and the international community, he commented. “European firms can plow their capital, knowledge and skills into revamping the North's crumbling infrastructures, tourism facilities, ...
Incheon hopes to cash in on tourism by asking the government to open new cruise itineraries linking China, North Korea and the South, enabling Chinese tourists to visit both countries on a single trip. The city wants to set aside 10 billion won ($9.3 million) by 2022 to construct a so-called Peace Road ...
May 7 (UPI) -- Following the two Koreas' Apr. 27 Panmunjom Declaration on seeking denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula, travel agencies in the South are seeing growing interest in tours to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), and the upper regions of South Korea that border the reclusive ...
May 7 (UPI) -- Following the two Koreas' Apr. 27 Panmunjom Declaration on seeking denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula, travel ...
Incheon hopes to cash in on tourism by asking the government to open new cruise itineraries linking China, North Korea and the South, enabling ...
... for the exchange of energy; and one along the demilitarized zone for tourism. ... "South and North Korea will prosper together as a bridging country ...
The team will revise issues related to business operation in North Korea including the possible resumption of tourism to Mount Geumgang and ...
... will be in charge of drawing up a road map on its strategies for economic cooperation with North Korea, including the now-stalled tourism program to ...
"A partial adjustment will greatly help draw many visitors to North Korea-related tourist attractions that also attracted many foreigners during the ...
Benefiting from their geographical locations, cities bordering North Korea, like Dandong, Baishan and Yanbian, are set to see their tourism sector ...
When North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un stepped across the border to meet South Korea's president last month, Moon Jae-in offered up a historic ...
Benefiting from their geographical locations, cities bordering North Korea, like Dandong, Baishan and Yanbian, could see their tourism sectors ...
Kim's previous rail journey led The Washington Post to question whether North Korea even had any planes capable of traveling long distances.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is headed to North Korea on his second trip in just over a month, President Donald Trump said Tuesday, as a planned ...
The team will revise issues related to business operation in North Korea including the possible resumption of tourism to Mount Geumgang and operation of ... At the third summit between leaders of the two Koreas, Kim agreed to a number of measures aimed at improving inter-Korean relations and ...
Gangwon Province has stepped up efforts to ease regulations imposed by the military on some areas of the region in a move to boost tourism to the ... "A partial adjustment will greatly help draw many visitors to North Korea-related tourist attractions that also attracted many foreigners during the ...
Paju city in Gyeonggi-do Province is close to North Korea, both in terms of ... To boost tourism in the region, the government plans to create more ...
North Korea was also a big factor in the discomfort people felt about visiting the South. But the younger generation had a very favorable image of ...
It is believed Trade and Tourism Minister Steve Ciobo will travel to ... US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is also visiting Pyongyang ahead of the ...
Mr. Pompeo, on his second trip to Pyongyang in just over a month, had been greeted by Kim Yong Chol, a top lieutenant of Kim Jong Un who has ...
China, Japan, South Korea united on North Korea denuclearization ... energy and transport infrastructure on its east coast, and South Korean tourism.
Though a hermit kingdom, North Korea aspires to become internationalized. A professor from the elite Kim Il Sung University in a forum in Yanbian in ...
If stock and bond markets open up in North Korea, nuclear development could not only wreck havoc on the economy but also could be political suicidal. Denuclearization became ... Inter-Korean joint ventures in Kaesong or tourism programs alone cannot bring about such a sea of change. Permanent ...
BEIJING, May 10 (Yonhap) -- North Korea and China are moving to expand direct flight routes between Pyongyang and major Chinese cities on the back of growing improvements in their bilateral relationship, tourism officials said Thursday. Following North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's visit to Beijing in ...
North Korea and China are moving to expand direct flight routes between ... According to local tourism officials, a group of 10 travel agencies in ...
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - North Korea's Air Koryo plans to launch charter ... which estimates tourism generates revenue of about $44 million each year ...
SHANGHAI, May 10 (Reuters) - North Korea's Air Koryo plans to launch ... Tourists from China account for about four-fifths of foreign visitors to North ...
Tourists from China account for about four-fifths of foreign visitors to North Korea, says South Korean think-tank the Korea Maritime Institute, which ...
In September, the United States banned American travelers from visiting North Korea. But a perceived thaw in relations after the release of three ...
China has traditionally been politically isolated North Korea's closest ally ... If there's a market we'll fly, if not we won't," he said, noting Chinese travel ...
This week, US secretary of state Mike Pompeo flew to Pyongyang for a surprise one-day visit , when he met the North Korean leader and secured the ...
North Korea's Air Koryo plans to launch charter flights between Pyongyang and Chengdu in south-west China, two airline officials told Reuters, amid a ...
"Travel companies across China are known to be preparing to launch direct chartered flight service to Pyongyang," an industry executive said. "The number of passengers traveling from inland areas like Chengdu to Pyongyang is unlikely to be large. Thus, new air routes planned with Pyongyang appear ...
Pyongyang and Beijing, eliminating the need for the travel-averse Kim, would have been more than welcoming hosts to a beseeching Western visitor, ...
But everyone is more interested in the sweeping views of North Korea from the balcony outside .... Tourism is the other big money-spinner in Dandong.
"We are interested in how much of our culture North Korean people know about," Do Jong-hwan, South Korea's minister of culture, sports and tourism, ...
He believes the United States and North Korea are “starting off on new ... was caught taking a propaganda poster during a North Korean tourism trip.
Eighteen years ago, I had accompanied Madeleine Albright on her historic trip to North Korea, the first-ever by a sitting secretary of state - a highly ...
Pompeo said he had told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un of that hope during his brief visit to Pyongyang earlier this week, during which he finalized ...
NORTH KOREA-TRAVELING WITH POMPEO - It started with quiet words from State Department officials: Apply for a new passport. Vague as it was, ...
“We are interested in how much of our culture North Korean people know about,” Do Jong-hwan, South Korea's minister of culture, sports and tourism, ...
Pompeo: US hopes to have North Korea as 'close partner' not enemy ... in the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, six weeks ago on a two-day tour.
Pompeo traveled to North Korea for the second time this week and returned early ... North Korea has a habit of detaining Americans for small offenses and then usually/hopefully freeing them when the USA sends an official visitor to ...
Investment from firms on the continent would boost economic growth and could ultimately lead to Kim Jong-un's regime loosening its totalitarian grip ...
The Latest: Pompeo in North Korea for pre-summit meetings ... North Korea (AP) - The Latest on U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip to North ...
Air pollution causes more panic than North Korea's Kim Jong-un ... Earlier in March, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced plans to ...
US private sector investment in North Korea following complete ... the Demilitarized Zone developed for environmental and tourism-related purposes.
Pyongyang has an “elaborate plan” to establish 14 special economic zones (SEZs) and will open up its tourism market as a first step to attract ...
North Korea May Open for Business ... strategies for economic cooperation with North Korea, including the now-stalled tourism program to the North's ...
The former Pyongyang diplomat further asserted tourism would be a way to earn trust with South Korean investors, who remain wary of spending cash ...
The threat from North Korea's nuclear program marked 3.26 points, just ... Earlier in March, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced ...
They are already taking significant steps to open their doors to travelers and build a tourism economy. On April 29, 2018, North Korea announced that ...
A former top North Korean official believes North Korea will not agree to a ... Ho also noted that North Korea was likely to open its borders to tourism ...
The outlet reported 16 Korean-Japanese delegates visiting Pyongyang rode bikes on Gwangbok Street, the first time for foreign tourists to ride the ...
Kim argued that North Korea's nuclear warheads, intercontinental missiles and ... "North Korea's major cities are mostly located in the coastal areas. ... and tourism among the potentially promising business areas in North Korea.
At least 170 buildings are being constructed at a mammoth new tourist resort zone on North Korea's Wonsan Kalma peninsula, NK Pro analysis of ...
South and North Korea will hold a high-level meeting today at the border village of ... North Korea informed the South that it would send five officials to the ... land, infrastructure and transport; culture, sports and tourism; as well as the ...
SATELLITE images give a glimpse into the construction of giant new holiday resort in North Korea which could someday be used to attract tourists ...
South and North Korea will hold a high-level meeting today at the border village of Panmunjom - in the same building where both their leaders held a ...
SATELLITE images give a glimpse into the construction of giant new holiday resort in North Korea that could some day be used to attract tourists from ...
SEOUL, May 15 (Yonhap) -- Next month's summit between the leaders of North Korea and the United States will be successful only if it produces a ...
North Korea Border Town Leads Gains in Chinese Home Prices ... Dandong was followed by Hainan's provincial capital Haikou and tourism ...
Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo Puyat says she will meet with Tourism Promotions Board or TPB chief Cesar Montano to discuss allegations of ...
Hyundai Asan once led tourism programs to Mount Kumgang resort in North Korea and is the individual business holder of a joint industrial park in the ...
Dandong, the Chinese city bordering North Korea, registered the ... Both Haikou, the provincial capital, and Sanya, the tourism hub, saw 1.9 per cent ...
With tourism one being one of many few industries not focused by US ... Final 12 months, America banned its residents from visiting North Korea and ...
Personally, I would expect tourism to spearhead the economic policy changes in North Korea, as there is a great deal of construction work going on ...
North Korea's Kumgangsan International Travel Company first reported on the planned route in February, though did not offer a specific start date.
SEOUL, May 18 (Yonhap) -- A decade ago, Choi Yo-sik was running a lucrative laundry business at a special tourism zone in North Korea. But the ...
Han Tae-song, North Korea's ambassador to Switzerland, made the remarks ... a lucrative laundry business at a special tourism zone in North Korea.
North Korea has historically used international roundtables to secure ... Despite its incredibly tightly-controlled tourism programme, North Korea could ...
VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) - Maritime tourism can link South Korea, North Korea, and Russia after the situation on the Korean Peninsula stabilizes, ...
He described North Korea's cancellation of talks with South Korea this week as “a source of deep concern” but insisted: “I am much more hopeful than ...
Will North Korea be able to join the ranks of the most popular tourist countries? Experts predict that the hermit kingdom has rich potential, but even if ...
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (left) walking with South Korea's President Moon Jae-in (right) to the official summit Peace House building | AFP.
Croatia established diplomatic relations with Seoul and Pyongyang in ... relations in a wide range of areas such as investment, trade, and tourism.
President Moon does not see ties with North Korea as a zero-sum game. ... resource cooperation and the third across the land boundary for tourism.
And the media will be spending much of their time in an unrelated tourism zone that North Korea hopes will be the next big thing for its economy if ...
North Korea continues to dismantle its nuclear test site in Punggye-ri ... North Korea has also asked the reporters to publicize its special tourism zone ...
And the media will be spending much of their time in an unrelated tourism zone that North Korea hopes will be the next big thing for its economy. Eight.
And the media will be spending much of their time in an unrelated tourism zone that North Korea hopes will be the next big thing for its economy if Kim's diplomatic overtures pay off in the months ahead. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For a few months, everything seemed to be clicking for South Korean ...
The public display of the closure of the facility on Mount Mantap will likely be heavy on spectacle and light on substance. And the media will be spending much of their time in an unrelated tourism zone that North Korea hopes will be the next big thing for its economy if Kim's diplomatic overtures pay off in ...
Winston Peters to visit China to discuss trade, security and North Korea ... "As well as being an important trade and economic partner, China and New Zealand have extensive people-to-people links, including through tourism, education, cultural exchanges and New Zealand's racing export industry." ...
Sky News is the only British broadcaster invited to visit the site. Reporting live from Wonsan, a port city on North Korea's east coast, Cheshire said the ...
Regent Holidays, one of a handful of tour operators that runs trips to North Korea, said it had seen an increase in bookings since the Winter Olympics ...
Foreign journalists currently visiting North Korea this week were not charged $10,000 in visa fees to enter the country, several members of the press ...
The 39-year-old woman was dumped on the roadside in Bangkok 13 days after she was kidnapped in the city's airport by a gang who brazenly walked ...
... the joint industrial complex in Kaesong and the cross-border tourism to Mt. Kumgang, both in North Korea, as soon as these stalled projects resume, ...
Not only has it spurred interest in other historical meets between world leaders and North Korea's Kim Jong Un, tourists too are taking more interest in ...
“To visit North Korea was an opportunity I couldn't turn down,” Palin told Hollywood Reporter. “For somewhere that is so often in the forefront of the ...
Sky News has broadcast live from North Korea ahead of the state's ... said the newly built airport was part of a push to develop Wonsan for tourism.
According to multiple travel agencies selling North Korea travel packages in China and Europe, a tourism visa can be issued for 50 euros. They also ...
CNN International correspondent Will Ripley has visited North Korea 18 times, but this is the only time he hasn't flown via Pyongyang. A previous CNN ...
China And North Korea Talks In Focus As Geopolitics Takes Center Stage ... The situation with North Korea seems more volatile and although news about ... tourism since many people shop at the company's iconic New York store.
Sky News has broadcast live from North Korea ahead of the state's demolition of a ... Sky News is the only British broadcaster invited to visit the site.
KT Corp to use Koreasat satellites to connect families in the 2 Koreas ... Complex in North Korea, and facilitate cross-border tourism to Mt. Kumgang in ...
Only a small number of foreign journalists were invited to visit North Korea to watch the demolition of Punggye-ri, the country's secretive nuclear testing ...
In return, North Korea generally benefited politically from the high-level ... North Korea about fundamental rules of travel, free movement and tourism ...
A visit to North Korea underlines the country's isolation. Pyongyang International Airport, updated in 2015, is immaculate but Koryo Air's veteran jet ...
President Trump calls off the North Korea meeting, Burkina Faso cuts ties with ... But the real estate boom and rising tourism have left some of the less ...
NZ dollar steady as Trump scraps North Korea summit, UK retail sales jump ..... Resurgent Chinese visitors offset lethargic tourism sector
President Trump calls off the North Korea meeting, Ireland votes on abortion ... But the real estate boom and rising tourism have left some of the less ...
Watch: North Korea detonates explosives at nuclear test site destroying ... Foreign Minister Winston Peters started his visit to China with a bilateral ...
Donald Trump now 'talking to' North Korea about putting summit back on ... Foreign Minister Winston Peters started his visit to China with a bilateral ...
We've been in North Korea for fewer than 30 minutes, and the regime ... The Miranda group made their first visit into North Korea in 2009 and have ...
But he's also an ambitious tourism operator, who describes how he and his ... "Surf tourism up in North Korea would be great," says Jake McFadyen, ...
Tourists pose in front of a "Surfyy Beach" sign at Hajodae Beach on South ... "Surf tourism up in North Korea would be great," says Jake McFadyen, ...
Some in the tourism industry here, like Surfyy Beach operator Lee, hope a lasting peace between Seoul and Pyongyang would open up restricted ...
North Korea has “brilliant potential” and will be a “great economic and ... Kilauea volcano: Tide of lava destroys 82 buildings in Hawaii and hits tourism ...
China, HK stocks climb on chances of North Korea-U.S. summit ... followed by Changbai Mountain Tourism Co Ltd gaining 10.02 percent and Suzhou ...
Local governments are promoting "peace-themed" tours along their border with North Korea amid the continuing peace overtures between the two ...
When it comes to vacation destinations few people's bucket lists include North Korea, but I had long wanted to make this dark, fascinating place the ...
China, HK stocks climb on chances of North Korea-U.S… ... 10.03 percent, followed by Changbai Mountain Tourism Co Ltd gaining 10.02 percent and ...
... construction site of the Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist area in Gangwon-do, North Korea. The U.S.-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, ...
North Korea likely sees economic handouts as threat from U.S. ... The U.S.-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, but Pyongyang is showing ... and with South Korea, which it sees as a potential goldmine for tourism and ...
A target completion date of April 15, 2019 – the birthday of Kim Il Sung – has been set for North Korea's Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist area, ruling ...
TOKYO — The U.S.-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, but Pyongyang ... North Korea is far more interested in improving trade with China, ... and with South Korea, which it sees as a potential goldmine for tourism and ...
The U.S.-North Korea summit seems to be again on observe, however ... which it sees as a possible goldmine for tourism and large-scale joint tasks.
Pyongyang's former top military-intel official is traveling to Washington DC, presumably to ... It's still a good sign that Pyongyang's taking it seriously.
Analysis: North Korea sees US economic handouts as threat ... TOKYO (AP) -- The U.S.-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, but ... lifeline, and with South Korea, which it sees as a potential goldmine for tourism and ...
... site of the Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist area in Gangwon-do, North Korea. ... North Korea is far more interested in improving trade with China, ...
The US-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, but Pyongyang is showing increased impatience at comments coming out of Washington ...
North Korea sees U.S. economic handouts as threat ... The U.S.-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, but Pyongyang is showing ... and with South Korea, which it sees as a potential gold mine for tourism and large-scale ...
Analysis: North Korea sees US economic handouts as threat ... TOKYO — The U.S.-North Korea summit appears to be back on track, but ... lifeline, and with South Korea, which it sees as a potential gold mine for tourism and ...
Analysis: North Korea sees US economic handouts as threat ... lifeline, and with South Korea, which it sees as a potential gold mine for tourism and ...
During his unusual visit, Kim Yong Chol had dinner for about an ... met with his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong Ho on Thursday in Pyongyang, a trip ...
Local governments in South Korea are now promoting "peace-themed" tours along the border with North Korea amid the continuing peace overtures ...
The number of tourists entering North Korea from China is expected to rise significantly in 2018, with Chinese and overseas travellers eager to ...
North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, right, with President Moon Jae-in of South ... TOKYO — North Korea wants the United States to know: It's not about the ... Korean leader has spoken of his desire for foreign investment and tourism.
During my first visit to North Korea, in April 2012, my tour group's North Korean guides suddenly stopped in their tracks at the door of a seafood ...
The number of tourists traveling across the border from China to North Korea is expected to spike this year as interest in the rogue nation peaks, ...
(AP) - Until now, whiskey tourists in Kentucky have been able to sniff the aromas from bourbon-making and sip the finished product during distillery ...
A 2012 Washington Post article about visiting the country called it an “otherworldly tourism experience” and Time in 2017 said, “North Korea remains ...
JILIN (China) — The number of tourists entering North Korea from China is expected to rise significantly in 2018, with Chinese and overseas travellers ...
TOKYO — North Korea wants the United States to know: It's not about the money. ... Earlier this week, Rodong Shinmun, North Korea's main state-run daily ... Korean leader has spoken of his desire for foreign investment and tourism.
I'm not optimistic, but if there is change in North Korea, then tourism will be big. My family was wealthy when I was in North Korea because we got into ...
The institute's 20 or so new business experts conducted research on the politics, economy and culture of North Korea and visited Dandong, China for ...
Tourism workers, law enforcement and government officials of three ... Mr Kim, pictured on Thursday in Pyongyang with Russia's visiting foreign ...
Previously, only about 1,000 Americans visited North Korea every year. Most were tourists but they also included between 200 and 500 Korean ...
It only takes five days for art to travel from North Korea to Europe. Surprisingly, DHL has serviced the Democratic People's Republic of Korea since the ...
All the biggest trading floors in the world have screens locked on ForexLive™. We provide real-time forex news and analysis at the highest level while ...
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un's envoy urged the US President Trump to support tourism development, the South Korean press reported earlier ...
N. Korea calls for U.S. investment in building int'l tourist destination ... In respect of what North Korea could take, the North Korean envoy is known to ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is set to ask the United States to invest in a new casino resort in the Wonsan Special Tourist Zone when he meets ...
The most recent halt in services also coincided with a larger unofficial ban on tourism to North Korea imposed by the Chinese government, confirmed ...
Report: North Korea's Kim Yong Chol proposed casino to Trump ... and other tourist attractions in North Korea's Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist zone.
Seoul and Pyongyang have undertaken several economic cooperation ... as North Korea's freezing of South Korean assets at the Mt Kumgang tourism ...
China restricted trade with North Korea but where do things stand now that a ... It leverage against North Korea. ... Tourism here is still going strong.
North Korea Casino Alliance Presented to Trump by Diplomatic Envoy to US, ... resort and the regime's ability to drum up tourism on a significant scale.
... side during a recent trip to the Wonsan-Kalma tourism zone, a massive development project along the east coast that Pyongyang hopes will become ...
In his meeting with Trump at the White House, Kim Yong Chol said of North Korea's plan to create an international tourist destination with a casino in ...
... Kim Jong Un acknowledges a welcome from the military officers during his visit to Korean People's Army's Strategic Forces in North Korea on Aug.
These days, thousands of Singaporeans and tourists are drawn to the State of Fun every year. While Trump and Kim Jong Un may not be availing ...
More: The island where Trump is set to meet North Korea's Kim Jong Un has a ... Trump will travel over 9,600 miles from Washington, D.C., to get to ...
Pacific Aerospace 'indisputably' knew of illegal exports to North Korea ... temporarily in North Korea, which it understood was for tourism purposes.
The prospect of a new high-end casino opening in North Korea has improved ... him to invite US private investment in tourism products in North Korea.
Under Kim's leadership, North Korea's GDP has been projected to have ... South Korea has halted all inter-Korean tourism projects since a South ...
North Korea continues to stiff Sweden over a bill for 1,000 Volvo sedans ... asked Trump last week for US support and investment in tourism in return ...
T-shirts, tacos, and tourism: Singapore businesses cash in on Trump-Kim ... between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
North Korea's state news service, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), boasted that its Chinese counterpart Xinhua praised the country's ...
Under Kim's leadership, North Korea's GDP has been projected to have ... Tourism is an industry that Kim has keenly pushed to develop, although it ...
TOKYO — North Korea continues to stiff Sweden over a bill for 1,000 Volvo ... "North Korea is now where China was in the 1980s," the chairman of ... in tourism in return for his country pursuing denuclearization, South Korea's ...
Paju, South Korea (CNN) At the Dora Observatory on the south side of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas, visitors can look through ...
TAKE A LOOK-Trump to meet North Korea's Kim or historic summit ... tacos, and tourism in Singapore > "Singapore City" on North Korea's border ...
... from Lion City” T-shirts, Singaporeans are cashing in on a historic meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
TAKE A LOOK-Trump to meet North Korea's Kim for historic summit ... tacos, and tourism in Singapore > "Singapore City" on North Korea's border ...
... South Korean K-pop artists to perform in Pyongyang alongside South Korea's Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister Do Jong-whan, in a performance ...
To explain why both Koreas have begun this process, we need to ... Sectors such as tourism, which North Korea is trying to promote, are not covered ...
T-shirts, tacos, and tourism: Singapore cashes in on Trump-Kim mania ... meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong ...
Officials from South Korea visited a shuttered joint economic project in Kaesong, North Korea, on Friday, part of a government effort to prepare for a ...
PAJU, South Korea (CNN) - At the Dora Observatory on the south side of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas, visitors can look ...
At the Dora Observatory on the south side of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas, visitors can look through large black binoculars ...
The Liuji Restaurant, which was shut after its owner was investigated in 2016 for dealings with North Korea, reopened in March after Kim's visit to ...
Future Science Street was well under construction when I visited Pyongyang in 2015 on an architectural tour – scenes from which are captured in a ...
THE first-ever meeting between the leaders of the United States and North Korea will be held at a luxury resort ... Billed as Singapore's top holiday resort, Sentosa Island draws a massive 20 million visitors each year with its stunning ...
THE first-ever meeting between the leaders of the United States and North Korea will be held at a luxury resort on a spectacular island — with a very ...
Hyundai Group had the exclusive rights to North Korea's tourism industry before shutting down its operation in 2008 after a South Korean tourist was ...
Respected Chairman Kim Jong Un visited the newly completed Pyongyang Taedonggang Seafood Restaurant alongside his wife First Lady Ri Sol Ju.
Reuters. Chinese tourists look at a map detailing the route of a boat tour on the Yalu River, which separates North Korea and China, at a ticket office in ...
On June 12, US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong-un will meet in Singapore to attend a historic, unprecedented summit. South ...
Daily Briefing: Sanctions bind growth of Singapore-North Korea trade; ... Analysts are bullish that Singapore's tourism and consumer sector will get at ...
The summit location only has 100 keys, meaning other guests have booked other nearby venues. Capella Hotels has been assigned as the location of ...
In the event of a deal that lifts sanctions on North Korea, however, Mr. Trump and .... Chinese tourism to North Korea has not been subject to sanctions.
12, 2017 — North Korea launches a missile test during Trump and ... His death spurred the State Department to ban all tourism in North Korea by US ...
Investment into North Korea would present both benefits and risks to the Kim .... Chinese tourism to North Korea has not been subject to sanctions.
But experts noted that prices are still "higher than they should be," and border business with North Korea and tourism should be further promoted to ...
The looming summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un on Tuesday has the potential to open up global ...
My father left North Korea before the war and joined the South Korean army, leaving behind ... Korean visitors spend $87 million a year in our district.
In the event of a deal that lifts sanctions on North Korea, however, Mr Trump and .... Chinese tourism to North Korea has not been subject to sanctions.
Granted by Pyongyang, Hyundai Asan holds sole business rights to ... Hyun immediately visited Pyongyang and met then-North Korean leader Kim ...
Industry officials are determined to embark on business projects targeting North Korea once conditions are fostered for inter-Korean economic ...
The tourism and resort sectors are also eyeing North Korea and gearing up preparations to develop sightseeing courses. [Photo : KBS News].
And he may have wanted to benchmark Singapore as a model for North Korea's tourism development,” said Koh Yoo-hwan, professor at Dongguk ...
North Korea appears to appreciate its tourism potential. In May, Kim ordered the building of a world-class resort on the scenic beach at Wonsan, ...
China is trying to play president Trump through North Korea. .... he noted the appeal North Korea's beaches would have as a tourism destination.
Kim Young Mi, a miner in a rural province in North Korea, harbours a ... For the last 25 years, he has been visiting the DPRK, sometimes as often as ...
While Trump may be eager to kickstart North Korea's tourism board, his own State Department recommends against travel to North Korea. 'The U.S. ...
The exchange featured some compelling highlights, including Rodman's claims that he was subjected to death threats after visiting North Korea, was ...
Trump Envisions Oceanfront Hotels and Condos in North Korea ... lodging company operates in the country, which has a miniscule tourism industry.
Communication head Oh Seong-yeop is leading the team to conduct feasibility studies on promoting the tourism industry in North Korea and its impact ...
... road and rail re-connections and joint tourism ventures. In Singapore, Trump played Kim a video showcasing the riches that could be North Korea's ...
However, Kim Yong Chol, a senior aide to Kim, has reportedly sought Trump's support for investment in North Korea's tourism industry, a fact that may ...
When he took on North Korea as he did, the left understood his success ... He didn't go to that old “don't give them legitimacy game” that has kept ...
The question as to whether a casino in North Korea could draw tourists from far and wide isn't answerable at the moment, but it's likely pretty clear right ...
China has long urged North Korea to follow its own model, and by some .... Kim's short-term objective is to entice foreign investment and tourism by ...
Consider previous attempts to bolster tourism in North Korea. Most recently, of course, is the case of Otto Warmbier, a young American tourist accused ...
SEOUL, June 14 (Yonhap) -- The culture ministry said Thursday that it is looking into potential opportunities for South Korean tourism to North Korea ...
SEOUL: South Korea's Culture Ministry said on Thursday (Jun 14) that it is looking into potential opportunities for South Korean tourism to North Korea, ...
For such market integration, there would have to be open paths between the two Koreas in travel, communication and customs, means for labor ...
South Korea's Culture Ministry said Thursday that it is looking into potential opportunities for South Korean tourism to North Korea amid a thaw on the ...
Trump boasted the meeting ended any nuclear threat from North Korea, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in tried to put a positive spin on the ...
(June 14): South Korea's Culture Ministry said Thursday that it is looking into potential opportunities for South Korean tourism to North Korea amid a ...
Never had a sitting US president met the leader of North Korea face-to-face, but ... plans for similar industrial parks spanning agribusiness and tourism.
North Korea is said to have a strong mining sector, contributing around 34 ... by South Korean tourists, according to the Korea Tourism Organisation.
Trump bragged about showing Kim Jong Un the video, which illustrates a future North Korea flooded with technology, tourism and wealth.
"A unified market means South and North Korea activating economic cooperation using ... The border belt would be for the environment and tourism.
SEOUL, June 15 (Yonhap) -- For the first culture, sports and tourism ... He then cited opening tourism to North Korea's Mount Paektu, publishing a joint ...
The third economic on the inter-Korean border would be for the environment and tourism. South and North Korea would operate eco-tours and a ...
Many believe it was a visit to the hidden fifth floor of Pyongyang's Yanggakdo Hotel that resulted in the detention and eventual death of American ...
Those who visited the Pyongyang hotel say that the 21-year-old student had undoubtedly ventured onto the fifth floor and removed a propaganda ...
PCNEC chairman Song Young-gil responds to critics of the North Korea-US summit ... We're working on visiting the US to discuss the matter,” he said.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, South Korean officials will visit the North's city of Gaeseong for preparations to establish a joint contact office there to ...
Two Koreas agree to partly form unified teams for Asian Games, hold ... match in Pyongyang next month, the ministry of culture, sports and tourism ...
Seoul and Pyongyang on Monday agreed to hold an inter-Korean ... the South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) announced.
According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the two Koreas agreed to hold the first cross-border basketball games in 15 years at the North ...
South and North Korea will hold a friendly basketball game in Pyongyang on ... In December 1999, North Korea's basketball team visited Seoul for a ...
This handout photo taken and provided by South Korean Culture, Sports and Tourism Ministry on June 18, 2018 shows South Korea's chief delegate ...
Seoul, Pyongyang Agree to Compete Together in 2018 Asian Games - ... the agency reported, citing the country's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. READ MORE: DPRK Not Ruling Out Co-Hosting Asian Games With South ...
As reported in North Korea's press, Kim undertook this tour not just for tourism but also to learn lessons for North Korea from Singapore's success as ...
Industry: Travel. Seeing what it's like in other parts of the world can be a life-changing experience. Lauren's Travel Diaries Celebrates this ...
The two Koreas have agreed to hold friendly basketball games in ... The flurry of cross-border diplomacy continues this week with a visit by a South ...
President Trump opened the doors for friendly relations through basketball, and it is no secret that North Korea leader Kim Jong-un loves basketball.
China has virtually lifted a ban on travel to North Korea as ties strengthened with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's two recent visits. Chinese online ...
The Wonsan-Kalma area in North Korea's Kangwon Province, best known for its four-kilometer sandy beach resort called Myongsasipri and its modern ...
Kim Jong-un made his third trip to China this year, and since assuming the position of supreme dictator of North Korea, on Tuesday, meeting ...
The trip can take up to 18 participants, said Mr Heng. The trip is exploratory – “almost like a tour to North Korea”, he added. Since he started reaching ...
It was a visit to Pyongyang's Yanggakdo Hotel that resulted in the detention and eventual death of American student Otto Warmbier. US doctor Calvin ...
South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported Tuesday that China has “virtually lifted a ban on travel to North Korea” in recent days, allowing travel ...
When US President Donald Trump said that North Korea had the potential for condos and hotels on its “great' beaches at the press conference ...
According to a tour group based in Beijing, North Korea has decided to hold its “Mass Games” event for the first time in five years. The North Korean ...
June 20 (UPI) -- A Singaporean business executive says he hopes to "spread goodwill, love and hope" to North Korea after receiving an invitation from ...
"Through tourism, North Korea can earn foreign currency without having to change its regime," said Kim Byung Yeon, a professor at Seoul National ...
BEIJING -- China is apparently moving to ease sanctions on North Korea and strengthen bilateral economic cooperation, following the North's leader ...
According to sources in Beijing on Thursday, authorities in Xian, Shaanxi Province, have recently decided to open a direct aviation route to Pyongyang ...
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will allow North Korea's Air Koryo to offer ... reported on Thursday, citing the central Chinese city's tourism authority.
“The opening of this route would make travel between Xi'an and Pyongyang easy and efficient and further satisfy the enthusiasm of Xi'an citizens for ...
SHANGHAI (REUTERS) - China will allow North Korea's Air Koryo to offer ... planned to develop tourism products for North Koreans, the paper said.
“The opening of this route would make travel between Xian and Pyongyang easy and efficient, and further satisfy the enthusiasm of Xian citizens for ...
SEOUL -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo may visit North Korea this weekend or next week in an effort to implement the outcome of last week's ...
BEIJING, June 21 (Yonhap) -- China is apparently moving to ease sanctions on North Korea and strengthen bilateral economic cooperation, following ...
The North Korean dictator returned to Pyongyang late Wednesday after his third visit with Chinese President Xi Jinping. The two discussed Kim's ...
BEIJING, 22 June 2018: North Korea's national airline Air Koryo plans to open ... a major tourist destination famous for its ancient Terracotta Warriors.
"The opening of this route will make it more convenient and efficient to travel from Xian to Pyongyang and furthermore satisfy the enthusiasm of Xian ...
[BEIJING] North Korea's national airline Air Koryo plans to open a new route ... a major tourist destination famous for its ancient Terracotta Warriors.
Since the ascent of Kim Jong-un, North Korea has been hoping to develop a more substantial tourism industry, particularly on the country's east coast.
For one, Kim Jong-un just returned to North Korea after his third visit to Beijing in three months. The meeting between Chinese leader Xi Jinping and ...
China is loosening sanctions on North Korea after Kim Jong-Un's most recent visit to Beijing, a report said. Signs of China's easing of sanctions on the ...
North Korea's airline, Air Koryo was once named the world's worst airline. ... Beginning as early as July, the North Korean airline will offer round-trip ...
China's Xi and North Korea's Kim bolster strategic and tactical alliances ... There are already signs of loosening sanctions in the tourism sector.
Xian, in northwestern China's Shaanxi Province, is a major tourist ... BEIJING: North Korea's national airline Air Koryo plans to open a new route ...
China will allow North Korea's Air Koryo to offer flights between Xi'an and ... planned to develop tourism products for North Koreans, the paper said.
Even businesses that are not directly sanctioned, such as Chinese tourism in North Korea, remain officially discouraged, except for days trips. Various ...
North Korea's national airline Air Koryo plans to open a new route linking ... a major tourist destination famous for its ancient Terracotta Warriors.
... a special development bank to manage the financing of a Wonsan tourism ... Shinhan Investment is also building a research team on North Korea's ...
Relations between China and North Korea have been on the up and up for a short ... Up until now, China has only allowed North Korea to fly to four cities: ... that by allowing flights between the two cities, tourism in Xian will step up.
The rush of Chinese enterprises into North Korea came after Kim met with ... Related: China opens new air routes, tourism to North Korea after Kim ...
There is a three-mile expanse of sand with long lines of breakers rolling in from the ocean. Forests of pine and oak and modern hotels are near by.
... together in areas including transportation, trade, investment and tourism. A source at the ministry said North Korea was invited to join, after leaving ...
Although Xi'an residents will need to be in a tour group to visit Pyongyang, "more tourism activities, including self-guided travel, I believe, will come ...
Chinese tourism to North Korea “increased dramatically” since the beginning of June, tourism industry insiders told NK News on Friday, with train and ...
North Korea's national airline Air Koryo will offer flights between Pyongyang and Xi'an, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province, a sign of North Korea's ...
A medical student at the time, he decided to spend his summer break embarking on a world trip that ultimately led him to Pyongyang, North Korea:.
Air Koryo, the national carrier of North Korea, is set to offer more flights from ... The news nevertheless excited the local travel agencies as they were ...
The 2 Koreas are promoting dialogue on multiple fronts following a joint ... Meanwhile, the South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has ...
North Korea Cancels Anti-U.S. Rallies in Latest Sign That Trump and Kim Jong .... While U.S. nationals remain barred, Chinese tourism to North Korea ...
While the inter-Korean summits and the first-ever US-North Korea summit have ... in an orderly manner until economic sanctions on North Korea are lifted.” ... resumption of Kaesong Industrial Complex and Mount Kumgang tourism.
South Korean officials say better transport would greatly improve North Korea's economy by facilitating trade and tourism. They may also provide the ...
Meanwhile, the South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced about 100 basketball players and officials will visit the North's ...
South Korean officials say better transport would greatly improve North Korea's economy by facilitating trade and tourism. It may also provide the ...
The number of Chinese tourists to North Korea has reportedly skyrocketed to 2,000 a day, following warmer relations between China and North Korea ...
Lauren Pears' tour to North Korea in August, 2017 saw her sightseeing in the capital city, Pyongyang, visiting the Demilitarised Zone on the border of ...
According to media reports, several tourism agencies in Southwest China's Sichuan Province will start operating tours to North Korea from Thursday.
SEOUL: The rival Koreas have agreed to jointly study ways to improve ... greatly improve North Korea's economy by facilitating trade and tourism.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The rival Koreas have agreed to jointly study ... greatly improve North Korea's economy by facilitating trade and tourism.
The leisure facility is part of a wider exhibition he's putting together on Italian immigrant Doug Tarca, considered a pioneer of Townsville tourism.
The 107-km highway between Goseong and Wonsan was built in 1989 to promote tourism to North Korea's scenic Mt. Kumgang resort. Vice Transport ...
The success of his unsanitised 230-plus videos to-date has attracted more than 120,000 followers and enabled Fisher to travel to 55 countries as a ...
BEIJING - China appears to be slowing the pace of its tourism sector cooperation with North Korea, apparently in the face of complaints from the ...
SEOUL, July 2 (UPI) -- North Korea's top economic policy official visited China on Monday, two weeks after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's state ...
BEIJING, July 2 (Yonhap) -- China appears to be slowing the pace of its tourism sector cooperation with North Korea, apparently in the face of ...
It has been a turbulent couple of years for North Korea and virtually anyone in North Korea's periphery. At one point, President Trump and North ...
Their visit to the DPRK capital will, notably, coincide with a trip by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is set to visit Pyongyang on Thursday and ...
Conversely, China has encouraged tourism to North Korea, its communist ally. Chinese tourist spending is one of North Korea's few remaining ...
On Tuesday night, Pyongyang hosted a welcome dinner for the South Korean visitors at the capital's famed Okryu Restaurant, which is best known for ...
While tourists flock to the site on account of its history, for many South Koreans it remains a sacred place. Five million people fled North Korea in the ...
... of Culture, Sports and Tourism. South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon told it to accompanying reporters in Pyongyang on Thursday, ...
Announcing the results of the 23-minute overnight inter-Korean talks, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said Friday that North Korea will send a ...
South Korean Vice Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Roh Tae-kang held the overnight session of sports talks in Pyongyang with his DPRK ...
North Korea will participate in an international table tennis competition in ... South Korea's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said the North will ...
On his third trip to Pyongyang since April and his first since last month's historic summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader ...
Tourism Minister Weerasak Kowsurat said the government will "spare no ... Pompeo also told Kono he had raised in the talks in Pyongyang, which ...
South Korean tourism and resort companies are eyeing North Korea as a potential market as the two Koreas' relations face the potential to improve.
Pompeo preaches prosperity to North Korea, via Vietnam ... If only North Korea were to surrender its nuclear arsenal, he suggests, it too could grow ... job as a real estate promoter, has spoken of future of tourism and beach hotels.
Pompeo visited Pyongynag last week seeking a more concrete plan for denuclearisation. After he left, North Korea issued a scathing statement, ...
If only North Korea were to surrender its nuclear arsenal, he suggests, it too ... job as a real estate promoter, has spoken of future of tourism and beach hotels. ... "The choice now lies with North Korea and its people," he warned.
SEOUL, July 9 (Xinhua) -- A group of South Korean workers visited the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday to prepare the ...
Shortly after Pompeo left Pyongyang, the DPRK's Foreign Ministry said in a ... A group of ROK workers visited the DPRK on Monday to prepare the ...
While North Korea has faced a ratcheting of sanctions in response to its weapons tests, tourism is not targeted by international sanctions. It is an ...
Kim has ordered completion of North Korea's Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist zone by April 2019. The zone, about 180km from Pyongyang, includes ...
Pompeo's first trip to Pyongyang as secretary of state focused heavily on freeing three American hostages. By his own admission, on his recent trip he ...
North Korea attracts very few tourists. Only an estimated 5,000 Westerners visit the nominally communist state every year through tourism agencies.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang late last week to follow up on the North's pledge to denuclearize. Unlike his previous two trips ...
Pompeo visited Pyongyang last week seeking a more concrete plan for denuclearisation. After he left, North Korea issued a scathing statement, ...
... talking about resumption of a long-suspended joint tourism project at Mount Kumgang on North Korea's east coast, a Seoul official said Tuesday.
During a tour of inspection at Samjiyon County in the DPRK's northern Mount Paektu region, Kim said that the construction of the county should be ...
Agriculture and tourism are two key areas of Sino-North Korean ... Won said the China factor would affect US-North Korea relations, but that did not ...
... be created before talking about resumption of a long-suspended joint tourism project at Mount Kumgang on North Korea's east coast, a Seoul official ...
Much of North Korea's shipping sector is subject to sanctions, but ... Agents such as Mahan Travel and Tourism Sdn Bhd are key to enabling the ...
Kim Jong-Un Pays 'Economic Visit' to Chinese Border ... “After all, Pyongyang must attract foreign capital to speed up its economic development,” Won ...
Trump wrote the message on Twitter after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang over the weekend to flesh out details of the two ...
South Korea's Hyundai Group is hoping to visit North Korea early August to capitalize on the momentum of reconciliatory mood between the two ...
Each nation also faces different travel restrictions for temporary immigration. The most restrictive travel restrictions apply to North Korea and Syria.
July 11 (UPI) -- One of South Korea's largest conglomerates is seeking government permission to hold a memorial in a North Korean tourist park for ...
Trump himself has seemed to promote North Korea as a potential tourist destination, at least once the whole threat of nuclear catastrophe is erased.
In fact, Adelson may be following Trump's lead on tourism to North Korea. During Trump's meeting with Kim, the president reportedly pointed to the ...
Wainwright, the architecture and design critic of UK-based broadsheet The Guardian, visited Pyongyang with the intention of writing a piece on urban ...
... who spearheaded the now-suspended inter-Korean tour program at Mount Kumgang in North Korea, every year since August 2004, a year after his ...
Today, seven nations are still subject to the travel ban: Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen. Travel restrictions vary by ...
One of South Korea's largest conglomerates is seeking government permission to hold a memorial in a North Korean tourist park for one of its ...
Sheldon Adelson sees casino opportunities in North Korea ... The North Korean leader has made it clear that increasing tourism dollars are a priority, ...
... industrial complex in North Korea are seeking government approval to visit ... "They are pushing ahead with plans for reconciliation with North Korea ...
If you were one of the few who might have been interested in traveling to the hypothetical Venetian Pyongyang, it appears there will be no such ...
According to a video clip by North Korean propaganda website DPRK Today, ... Hosting a robot soccer tournament is the latest indicator of North Korea's ... rather than being applied to tourism or education sectors as the Kim Il Sung ...
Kim Jong Un visited Adelson's Marina Bay Sands hotel and casino while in Singapore last month for his summit with Trump. The North Korean leader ...
Some are excited by the opportunities to utilize North Korea's cheap but ... a construction surge as Pyongyang has prioritized it as a tourism hotspot.
Since denuclearization talks began to take form, there has been this farcical idea that Kim Jong-un's North Korea could somehow be a global-tourism ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un recently visited factories in a region close to the nation's border with China, state media reported, as a Chinese ...
Enhancing tourism. China is rapidly restoring its person-to-person exchanges with North Korea through tourism. North Korea's national carrier Air ...
A North Korean tourism organization has announced pricing for the upcoming return of its “mass games” event, tripling some price tiers from the most ...
Taipei, July 19 (CNA) In an effort to attract more Taiwanese tourists to North Korea, the country opened an official tourism promotion center in Taipei ...
The tourism promotion center said it is now offering two tour group packages to North Korea and travelers can book the trips directly from the new ...
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – North Korea in partnership with Taiwan's Chung Hsing Travel Service (創新旅行社) opened a tourism promotion office in ...
North Korea is feverishly promoting tourism to the impoverished country now that international sanctions are starting to fray at the seams. The North ...
Bucheon: A Glimpse Into North Korea Through Cinema ... Firewalls prevent South Koreans from visiting North Korean websites while written requests ...
North Korea's state newspaper, the Rodong Sinmun, warned readers ... Russian President Vladimir Putin invited Kim Jong-un to visit North Korea last ...
Travel to North Korea is booming despite the continued UNSC sanctions,” the official said. “The number of Chinese tourists jumped from about 100 a ...
Travel to North Korea is booming despite the continued [U.N.] sanctions,” a Korean Heritage International Travel Company representative said at a ...
Hyun Jeong-eun, chairwoman of South Korea's Hyundai Group, is waiting for the North Korean regime's approval for her visit to North Korea after the ...
North Korea currently operates more than 160 propaganda websites, including news and tourism websites as well as online communities. Regardless ...
Businesspeople who were invited to the meeting included Yoo and those who used to run a tourism program at Kumgangsan in North Korea, as well ...
Chinese tourism to North Korea has also soared, and about 1,000 visitors from the world's second-largest economy are visiting the country by train.
The Bank of Korea stated in a recent report on North Korea the economy is estimated to ... A total of 153 people have received permission to travel.
Among those who share this perspective is U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who paid a visit to Hanoi in July and said that North Korea can ...
Further indications that China's sanctions pressure on North Korea is ... Chinese tourism to North Korea has spiked in July, as other outlets have ...
The number of foreign visitors to Pyongyang has been drastically increasing since the historic inter-Korean summit in April, with the image of North ...
It is anticipated that from mid 2019, at least 7-8 million tourists from around the world would visit Pyongyang and several tourist attraction sites.
International community had seen this launching station of Pyongyang's ... at least 7-8 million tourists from around the world would visit Pyongyang ...
Attention is focusing on whether the Peace Waterway tourism project can ... The Peace Waterway will take travelers between South and North Korea ...
DPRK state-run media on Tuesday called on Seoul to take measures to reopen now-shuttered Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) and resume tourism ...
A survey by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism found that more than 78 percent of respondents have a hostile view toward North Korea while ...
South Koreans hold ambivalent views on North Korea, at once considering the country a security threat and eventual compatriot in a poll ...
In fact, it is little wonder that North Korea has been continuously producing nuclear ... Pyongyang expressed its willingness to conduct “complete ... of the Kaesong Industrial Complex and tourism at the Mount Kumgang resort.
The head of South Korea's Hyundai Group will visit North Korea this week to attend a memorial ceremony for her late husband and the company's ...
Taiwanese Tourists Newly Welcomed into 'Mysterious' North Korea. A North Korean travel agency has partnered with Taiwanese proprietors to offer ...
After Kim Jong-un took meetings with his American and South Korean counterparts earlier this year, there is a sense that North Korea is warming up to ...
The ARF has 27 member countries, including South and North Korea, China, ... His visit comes amid anticipation that the regional security forum could ...
DANDONG, China, Aug 3 (Reuters) - North Korea's proclaimed shift in national focus to economic development from nuclear arms is prompting ...
SEOUL, Aug. 3 (Yonhap) -- Adding North Korea destinations will quickly boost South Korea's cruise industry, which has not been able to generate ...
As Hyundai Group Chairwoman Hyun Jeong-eun visited Kumgangsan in North Korea to attend a private service commemorating of her late husband ...
"People who may have long been curious about seeing North Korea may think that now it is safer than ever," said tour guide Teng Yi, who returned ...
South and North Korea's original agreement in the Apr. 27 Panmunjeom ... In addition to this, North Korea is pushing for the resumption of tourism to ...
Hyun's comments follow a visit to Mount Kumgang to attend a memorial ... “I believe North Korea has the [same] expectation,” she added, stressing that ...
The visits by North Korean trade officials in Dandong, along with a boomlet in Chinese tourists to Pyongyang and elsewhere in North Korea, are far ...
People who may have long been curious about seeing North Korea may think that now it is safer than ever, said a tour guide who returned from ...
“People who may have long been curious about seeing North Korea may think that now it is safer than ever,” said tour guide Teng Yi, who returned ...
The visits by North Korean trade officials in Dandong, along with a small boom in Chinese tourists to Pyongyang and elsewhere in North Korea, are far ...
South Korean experts believe that this trade and tourism could help open up North Korea politically. At the same time, there is hope that such a ...
Train service would run through Jejin and on into North Korea, passing through the Mount Kumgang tourist zone and Wonsan, a weapons-industry ...
For South Korea to actually reconnect its rail network to North Korea, it will .... In 2008, a North Korean soldier fatally shot a South Korean tourist who ...
Seoul seeks talks with Pyongyang at Asian Games later this month ... SINGAPORE -- Seoul seeks to hold senior-level talks with Pyongyang on the ... event, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will handle (the Asian Games).”
... after Hyundai Group Chairperson Hyun Jeong-eun expressed hopes to resume tourism to Mount Kumgang within the year after a trip to North Korea ...
... >> This is Dandong, the Chinese trading town perched right beside North Korea. Sanctions imposed on Pyongyang over the north's weapons ...
Beijing [China], Aug 9 (ANI): Both China and North Korea are appearing to further intensify cooperation in the field of tourism sector between the two ...
North Korea established a free trade market at its China border in Rason city, where Chinese people can enter without obtaining a visa.
North Korea's top diplomat, Ri Yong-ho, visited Iran as the United States ... that Iran and North Korea have "always had close views" on many issues.
BEIJING, Aug. 10 (Yonhap) -- South and North Korea participated in a recent cultural tourism festival in China amid growing speculation about ...
Both China and North Korea are seeming to additionally escalate participation in the field of tourism segment between the two nations, in spite of the ...
10 (Yonhap) -- South and North Korea participated in a recent cultural tourism festival in China amid growing speculation about Beijing's moves to ...
BEIJING -- South and North Korea participated in a recent cultural tourism festival in China amid growing speculation about Beijing's moves to support ...
Chinese tourism to the North Korean capital city will be highly restricted until as late as the end of August, informed sources told NK News on Friday.
10 (Yonhap) -- A China-based tourism agency said Friday it will stop all group travel packages to North Korea starting this week for around a month ...
North Korea has made clear that it rejects CVID. Immediately after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang early in July, the North Korean ...
North Korea will suspend Chinese tour group visits ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, South Korean media reported on Saturday.
The North's Korea International Youth Travel Agency told a Chinese tourist agency that hotels in Pyongyang would be closed for renovations for 20 ...
SEOUL: Pyongyang will suspend Chinese tour group visits to North Korea ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to news reports ...
Pyongyang will suspend Chinese tour group visits to North Korea ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to news reports Saturday.
China is beefing up its patrols on its border with North Korea, fueling speculation that Chinese President Xi Jinping may visit Pyongyang for North ...
INCHEON, Aug. 13 (Yonhap) -- South Korea will promote a new tourism product that allows foreigners to visit the two Koreas on a single cruise as part ...
... they agreed the South's president would visit Pyongyang during the autumn. ... Pyongyang saw a second inter-Korean summit in 2007, when Roh ...
Planning is under way in South Korea to renew and expand tourism ties with North Korea, contingent upon the lifting of economic sanctions that the ...
North and South Korea agreed Monday to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September after high-level talks in the Demilitarized Zone that divides the ...
Chinese Ambassador to North Korea Li Jinjun said domestic travel companies are expected to play a vital role in helping boost travel exchanges ...
At the historic first summit between Moon and the DPRK's leader Kim Jong Un in Panmunjom in April they agreed Moon would visit Pyongyang during ...
“The September summit can be viewed as North Korea's strategy to find a ... The first South Korean president to go to the North's capital was Kim ...
North and South Korea agreed to hold a summit in Pyongyang in ... this time to hold its first mass games for five years, boosting tourism revenues.
Two foreign tour agencies and one frequent traveler to North Korea who books independently with North Korean travel partners said that visa ...
North Korea has stopped processing tourist visas for foreigners ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to a China-based tour ...
Pyongyang has previously lavishly celebrated the date with military parades or mass games involving thousands of people performing acrobatic ...
NEW DELHI: North Korea has stopped processing tourist visas for foreigners ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to a ...
North Korea has stopped processing tourist visas for foreigners ahead of a high-profile anniversary next month, according to a China-based tour ...
North Korea is believed to have stopped processing tourist visas for foreigners ahead of high profile celebrations in the country next month.
According to Channel News Asia, officials in Pyongyang suspended visits by Chinese tour groups, including the popular Koryo Tours, and froze all ...
North Korea has frozen all tourist visa applications that are underway until 9 September, tour company Kyoryo Tours revealed today. The move comes ...
SEOUL, 15 August 2018: North Korea has stopped processing tourist visas for foreigners ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to ...
The tourism project to the DPRK's scenic resort of Mount Kumgang, launched in 1998, has been suspended since a South Korean tourist was shot ...
South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who is to visit Pyongyang in September for his third summit with leader Kim Jong Un, gave a speech in Seoul to ...
He framed the proposal as a way for both Koreas to move forward. ... Next month, Mr. Moon is expected to visit North Korea for his third summit ...
North Korea has frozen all visa applications until 9 September. Koryo Tours, a travel company that arranges a variety of tours to the Democratic ...
Uri Tours – which organises trips to North Korea – believes the temporary ban on tourists was imposed to free up resources before the parade.
The president also sought to resume the inter-Korean industrial zone in the DPRK's border town of Kaesong and the tourism project in the DPRK's ...
North Korea on its tourism website said they will be held from Sept. 9 to 30 at the Rungrado 1st of May Stadium in Pyongyang. Tickets are advertised ...
North Korea has extended a previously-reported construction completion deadline for the Wonsan-Kalma tourism project, leader Kim Jong Un said in ...
KCNA did not give a precise date for Kim's visit to the tourism area. ... North Korea has been trying to use the recent rapprochement with South Korea ...
As such, although relations are nominally warmer with the United States, a surprise Trump visit to Pyongyang on Sept. 9 looks unlikely. Instead, many ...
As such, though things are nominally warmer with the United States, a surprise Trump visit to Pyongyang on Sept. 9 looks unlikely at the moment.
North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un traveled to his country's up-and-coming coastal resort area to offer instruction for what he hopes will be a ...
His research interests include North Korea's relations with state and non-state actors, North Korean tourism, and trust-building and peace-building on ...
Images released by Pyongyang's official news agency, KCNA, show Kim ... Kim is increasingly turning his attention to tourism and has even took to ...
MOUNT PAEKTU, North Korea – Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp out on the country's biggest volcano.
Hoping to open up a side of North Korea rarely seen by outsiders, ... Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp ...
NZ mountaineer leads NKorean tourist push ... Foreign tourists looking to get off the beaten track in North Korea can now camp out on the country's ...
Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp out on the country's biggest volcano. Hoping to open up a side of North ...
Tourists from the United States are blocked from coming to North Korea by a travel ban imposed by President Donald Trump in response to the death ...
North Korea under leader Kim Jong Un has placed a high priority on developing its tourism industry as a source of much-needed foreign currency and ...
MOUNT PAEKTU, North Korea (AP) — Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp out on the country's biggest ...
A visa processing freeze on western tourists to North Korea previously set to expire later this month has been lifted for some tour companies, sources ...
Hoping to open up a side of North Korea rarely seen by outsiders, a New Zealander who has extensive experience climbing the mountains of North ...
North Korea will not use young children in a planned mass gymnastics ... DPR Korea Tour website, run by the North's National Tourism Administration.
MOUNT PAEKTU, North Korea — Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp out on the country's biggest volcano.
Kiwi tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp out on the country's biggest volcano. Hoping to open up a side of North ...
In this undated photo, provided on Aug. 19, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, visits a construction site ...
17, 2018, photo, Chinese tourists arrive at the Pegaebong hotel lobby ... SAMJIYON, North Korea – Thousands of North Korean “soldier-builders” in ...
Along with huge rallies in Pyongyang on the day itself and the revival of ... Kim made that political message clear during a visit to Samjiyon with his ...
North Korea Speeds Construction Spree Ahead of Anniversary ... city of Chongjin and extensive infrastructure and tourism-related facilities in Wonsan, ...
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Thursday that he will return to North Korea next week, ahead of a reported visit to Pyongyang next ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Alarmed by as much as $20 million in lost tourism revenue in July due to visitors' fear of wildfires, California's state tourism ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a construction site during a visit to ... Along with huge rallies in Pyongyang on the day itself and the revival of ...
China's Xi plans trip to North Korea; Trump administration is desperate for denuclearization steps from Kim before US midterm elections. By Shim Jae ...
Revenue from tourism in Switzerland is over 40 trillion won ($35.7 billion). Kim is expected to promote a nuclear-free North Korea to earn foreign ...
4 North Korea trip off: President Trump said Friday he had asked Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to skip a planned trip next week to North Korea, ...
Sanctions-hit North Korea is planning to host its first-ever international ... their citizens from traveling to North Korea except in special circumstances.
We're keen to see how this one will play out, especially given the less than desirable state of North Korean tourism right now. North Korea is gunning ...
North Korea is set to host its first international blockchain and ... Conference tourism industry of the country is not fully grown and countries like the ...
A new report suggests North Korea is set to hold an international ... policies as Kim Jong-un's regime has an underdeveloped tourism industry, ...
28 (Yonhap) -- North Korea said Tuesday that the Pyongyang International Autumn ... DPR Korea Tour, a website run by the North's National Tourism ...
On September 1, 2017, a U.S. State Department measure came into effect declaring all American passports invalid for travel to North Korea.
North Korea appears to have tried to mine cryptocurrencies on a small ... In April, Koryo Tours, a travel company specializing in tourism to North Korea, ...
Kyodo, quoting an unidentified Japanese government official, said Sugimoto was on a North Korea tour arranged by a China-based travel agent.
Earlier this year in April, a travel company that specializes in tourism in North Korea by the name Koryo Tours, reported that there were plans to create ...
A report by South Korea's state-run Korea Development Bank (KDB) suggests that North Korea has been mining cryptocurrencies, according to local ...
In April, a travel company specializing in tourism to North Korea announced plans to create a blockchain-based cryptocurrency exclusively for the ...
This news outlet also wrote, “The KDB unit said that North Korea may have ... The company, which is named Koryo Tours, also said that they plan to ...
Kyodo, quoting an unidentified Jap authorities legit, talked about Sugimoto modified into on a North Korea tour organized by a China-primarily based ...
As relations thaw between North Korea and South Korea, visitors are flocking to the DMZ for a glimpse of what may soon be a relic of the past.
A tourism agency in North Korea announced early this year that it will launch its own cryptocurrency for use in the travel industry there. This was ...
North Korea and China have taken measures to boost their ties with Cuba, ... and at a rare period of relative calm between the U.S. and Pyongyang. ... the U.S. economic embargo remains and tourism is still officially outlawed.
Both Koreas see new railways as a key that could unlock regional trade and tourism, connecting the Korean peninsula with Russia, China and beyond ...
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's ruling family has long dreamed of a ... regional trade and tourism, connecting the Korean peninsula with Russia, ...
North Korea's ruling family has long dreamed of a state-of-the-art rail ... regional trade and tourism, connecting the Korean peninsula with Russia, ...
"The latest trade fair and other similar events in the China-North Korea ... hosted the 2018 Northeast Asia Cultural Tourism Gourmet Festival on Aug.
Travellers can now commute to and from Seoul in just 1.5 hours, compared to ... in tourism to Gangwon, which lies along the border with North Korea.
A TRAVEL story published in an Australian university magazine has sparked a fierce backlash, with politicians and commentators deeming it ...
SEOUL – North Korea's ruling family has long dreamed of a state-of-the-art rail ... regional trade and tourism, connecting the Korean peninsula with Russia, ... Officials in both Koreas hope rail projects might be exempt from U.N. ...
The closed nature of North Korea's isolationist society means art from the country serves as a curiosity, Korea Culture & Tourism Institute researcher ...
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was scheduled to visit North Korea to facilitate the delayed disarmament negotiations, but Trump called off the ...
On Friday, Trump abruptly canceled what would have been Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's fourth trip to North Korea “because I feel we are not ...
We're keen to see how this one will play out, especially given the less than desirable state of North Korean tourism right now. North Korea, on the ...
“The latest trade fair and other similar events in the China-North Korea ... to help Kim Jong-un's ambition of attracting mass tourism become a reality.
A travel story published in an Australian university magazine has sparked a fierce backlash, with politicians and commentators deeming it "disgusting", ...
North Korea has in recent years attempted to kickstart its tourism industry. But travellers must visit with an authorised tour operator and be ...
Americans are not allowed to visit North Korea, the only nation that has such an absolute ban. (Financial restrictions affect travelers to some other ...
HUNCHUN, China--While China, North Korea's longstanding ally, ... Typically, visitors spend a few hours in North Korea, and, having eaten well, ...
MOUNT CHILBO, North Korea >> Tanned and wearing a swimsuit, ... particularly roads and railways, and the development of selected tourism zones.
MOUNT CHILBO, North Korea — Tanned and wearing a swimsuit, ... particularly roads and railways, and the development of selected tourism zones.
MOUNT CHILBO, North Korea--Tanned and wearing a swimsuit, So Myong Il walks to the ... Tourists from all over the country, maybe the world.
North Korea plans to hold a variety of international events in Pyongyang ... Football School, and tighten bonds with them," the tourism website said.
A new bridge, the China-North Korea Friendship Bridge, was built ... city's status as a "red tourism" hot spot, blue underscores the city's steel-like spirit, ...
Comrade So sees great things for North Korean attractions like this. ... particularly roads and railways, and the development of selected tourism zones.
On the other side, student Alek Sigley, who started Australia's first North Korea tour company, argues that more engagement with the outside world is a ...
Tourists from all over the country, maybe the world. “As long as we have ... As Kim prepares for the 70th anniversary of North Korea's founding on Sept.
Despite U.S. President Donald Trump calling off Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to Pyongyang last week, South Korea is moving forward with its ...
HAGÅTÑA — The Guam Visitors Bureau will outsource its marketing operations in ... The tension caused by Pyongyang's threat last year resulted in ...
More and more foreigners are seeking to travel to North Korea as the likelihood of a war on the Korean Peninsula has disappeared after the ...
A visit by Xi to North Korea for the 70th anniversary of the North's founding on Sunday is expected — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made ...
A visit by Xi to North Korea for the 70th anniversary of the North's founding on Sunday is expected -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made three ...
Analysts said a decision by Xi not to travel to Pyongyang would indicate that Beijing expected further actions from Kim, including real signs of progress ...
North Korea warned the U.S. on Tuesday that any attempt to block the ... Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) and Mount Kumgang tourism projects.
No Chinese head of state has visited North Korea since President Hu Jintao met with Kim's father, Kim Jong Il, in Pyongyang in 2005, a time when ...
From coal shipments to revived construction projects to planes ferrying Chinese tourists to Pyongyang, China has reopened the door to both legal and ...
Black Venus: 'It was extremely stressful living as a spy in North Korea' ... deal between his advertising company and a North Korean tourism agency to ...
China has been loosening trade restrictions with North Korea through coal shipments, construction projects and tourism, former U.S. officials and ...
Reconnecting and repairing North Korea's rail lines is one of the initial ... Hyundai Asan, which developed the Mount Kumgang tourist site and the ...
Wednesday's meeting took place amid the backdrop of U.S. President Donald Trump's abrupt cancellation of a trip to North Korea by Secretary of State ...
Events give N.Korea chance to raise tourist cash ... PYONGYANG, Sept 7 (Reuters) - North Korea's celebrations marking its 70th anniversary on ...
PYONGYANG (Reuters) – North Korea's celebrations marking its 70th ... The Korea Maritime Institute, a South Korean think-tank, estimates tourism ...
The events, especially the photogenic Mass Games, offer North Korea a chance to raise foreign currency from thousands of international visitors ...
According to Uri Tours, a U.S.-based tour company specializing in travel to North Korea, this year's return performance will be titled “The Glorious ...
North Korea's celebrations marking its 70th anniversary on Sunday are ... The Korea Maritime Institute, a South Korean think-tank, estimates tourism ...
North Korea celebrates its 70th founding anniversary Sunday – which will be an opportunity for the country's leader Kim Jong Un to deliver on his ...
Friday afternoon saw NK News journalists – and other foreign press – tour the Kim Il Suk Silk Factory in downtown Pyongyang as well as meet with ...
A Chinese tourist looks at North Korea from the Tumen side of the border. ... with large tourism billboards of Korea's sacred mountain, Mount Paektu.
Since South Korean President Moon Jae-in's special envoy delegation to North Korea received a positive response on issues such as a timeframe for ...
North Korea to hold 'Mass Games' after 5-year hiatus .... While the games ran continuously between 2002 and 2013 they proved to be a huge tourism ...
... and continuously expand the results of the big economic development march,” while posting photos of all the visiting guests arriving in Pyongyang.
North Korea's 'Mass Games' return after five-year absence ... general manager of Koryo Tours, the market leader for Western tourism to the North, who ...
'Mass Games' Return To North Korea After Five Years ... general manager of Koryo Tours, the market leader for Western tourism to the North, who has ...
North Korea takes strong turn for market economy under Kim ... "It is the commercial, distribution, tourism and other service industries that are leading ...
North Korea has marked the 70th anniversary of its establishment with ... to attract foreign investment in various fields, including the tourism sector.
BEIJING, Sept. 10 (Yonhap) -- North Korea and China are expected to push for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Pyongyang this year, as the two ...
SEOUL, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 10th Sep, 2018) Rashid Saeed Al Shamsi, Acting Chargé d'affaires at the UAE Embassy in South ...
North Korea's allies, such as China, Russia, Cuba and Syria that ... The visit to the DPRK by Li Zhanshu, who is special envoy of Xi Jinping, at a time ...
Seoul and Pyongyang will open a joint inter-Korean liaison office with ... West Sea coast, and an environment-tourism belt at the Demilitarized Zone ...
South Korean Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jong-Hwan said that co-hosting the ... "Seoul and Pyongyang would co-host the games," he added. The minister noted that the idea of holding the joint event with North Korea ...
Travel and tourism, along with sports seem to be a current attempt to bring South and North Korea on common grounds. Now the North and South ...
(His previous shows resulted in a spike in tourism for the visited destination.) "If someone said to me, 'Should I go to North Korea?' I would say, 'Yes!
SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Yonhap) -- An Italian travel agency has launched a new tour program that allows customers to visit both South and North Korea in a ...
Mass Games provide significant boost in tourism to N.Korea ... A sobering reminder of the power of the state in North Korea, however, was the ...
Packed into Pyongyang's giant stadium this week with thousands of other tourists, Australian Mitchell Hamilton marvelled at the return of North Korea's ...
PYONGYANG (Reuters) - Packed into Pyongyang's giant stadium this week with thousands of other tourists, Australian Mitchell Hamilton marvelled at ...
PYONGYANG--Packed into Pyongyang's giant stadium this week with thousands of other tourists, Australian Mitchell Hamilton marveled at the return ...
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jong-hwan announced plans on Sept. 12 to propose jointly hosting the 2032 Olympics with North Korea.
North Korea is determined to develop tourism projects as well as trade and economic ties with Russia's Primorsky Territory, the country's minister of ...
Exact numbers are not available, but tour operators say flights and accommodation in Pyongyang booked up so fast after the Mass Games were ...
Mass Games provide significant boost in tourism to N.Korea ... PYONGYANG, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Packed into Pyongyang's giant stadium this week ...
"The Pyongyang-Nampo area has suitable location conditions for digital industry, while health or tourism industries can be recommended for Haeju on ...
SEOUL: North Korea has resumed flights between Pyongyang and the ... According to local tourism agencies, a passenger plane of Air Koryo, the ...
Seoul, Sep 15: North Korea has resumed flights between Pyongyang and the ... According to local tourism agencies, a passenger plane of Air Koryo, the ... The resumption of the Pyongyang-Dalian flights may reflect improving ...
North Korea has resumed flights between Pyongyang and the Chinese city of Dalian ... According to local tourism agencies, a passenger plane of Air Koryo, the ... The resumption of the Pyongyang-Dalian flights may reflect improving ...
According to local tourism agencies, a passenger plane of Air Koryo, the North's flag carrier, landed in the airport in Dalian on Thursday and returned ...
Michael Palin visited North Korea (pictured) for a Channel 5 program. Michael and a documentary crew secured what is believed to be the most ...
Chiefs of South Korea's three biggest conglomerates -- Samsung, SK and LG, in order -- will join President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang on ...
Despite the ongoing UN sanctions against North Korea, Chinese tourism to the reclusive land is on the rise. According to the South Korean wire ...
"Even under restrictions set by UN sanctions on North Korea, tourism and trade across the border have shown improvements recently, which means ...
Chinese tourism to North Korea is rebounding. All of that amounts to a serious setback for what the Trump administration calls a maximum-pressure ...
According to South Korea's central bank, North Korea's economy .... on market economic activities in the agricultural, industrial, and tourism sectors.
[THE INVESTOR] Chiefs of South Korea's three biggest conglomerates -- Samsung, SK and LG -- will join President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang ...
An advance team of South Korean officials arrived in Pyongyang on ... for the two leaders, such as a trip to Mt. Baekdu or Kaema Plateau for Moon, ...
Top executives of South Korea's four biggest conglomerates, including Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, as well as venture ...
President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang on Tuesday with leaders of the nation's top conglomerates and public companies aims to foster peace on ...
SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in's historic three-day visit to North Korea will begin with an official welcome ...
Expectations are growing over the visit by the heads of the nation's top four chaebol groups to North Korea, as it could lay the foundation for genuine ...
... UN sanctions on North Korea and called on Moscow to cease its conduct. ... The ministry says passengers traveling to Israel on three flights on ...
North Korea will be one of the main topics before world leaders during the annual U.N. General ... Chinese tourism to North Korea is rebounding.
While North Korea's clothes favour traditional designs, South Korea has .... Tourism to North Korea is limited but the country still attracts several ...
It started with sports and tourism when the two Korea's tried to communicate and cooperate. Today is another historic day in the unification process ...
SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in began his historic three-day visit to North Korea on Tuesday with a welcome ...
Two non-scheduled Air Koryo flights from Pyongyang to the coastal city of Wonsan on Tuesday evening have been observed on the departure board ...
Earlier in the day, South Korean President Moon Jae-in embarked on a three-day trip to Pyongyang to hold talks with North Korean leader Kim ...
He added, that “the meaning behind business figures joining this visit is to show that if the North Korea nuclear issue is resolved, there will be ...
There is no art for the sake of art in North Korea,” Muhn said. ... a North Korea specialist at the Korea Culture and Tourism Institute in Seoul.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in began his historic three-day visit to North Korea on Tuesday with a welcome ceremony at Pyongyang Sunan ...
NORTH KOREA: South Korean President Moon Jae-in began his historic three-day visit to North Korea yesterday during which he will seek to achieve ...
Sports tourism offers the two Koreas many opportunities to interact. Sporting events allow teams to compete on the playing field rather than on the ...
He would become the first from the Kim dynasty that ruled North Korea over three generations to visit the South. His father Kim Jong-il had invited ...
North Korea willing to dismantle missile test site and allow in inspectors .... Mr Moon is the first South Korean leader to visit Pyongyang in 11 years.
19 (Joint Press Corps-Yonhap) -- South and North Korea agreed ... of long-suspended major inter-Korean economic projects, such as the tourism ...
Here's what I observed during my visit to the ROK. ... the Korean Peninsula via Gyeongui line, a railway route that runs across Seoul to Pyongyang.
"I am visiting Pyongyang for the first time,” said the Samsung vice chairman when his turn arrived. “There was a barrier between Pyongyang and me in ...
Jin has visited North Korea several times for news coverage. Former Unification Minister Jeong Se-hyun and former National Intelligence Service chief ...
With North Korea reaffirming its willingness to denuclearize, such as by ... From the perspective of the business leaders, their visit to Pyongyang is also ...
Industrial complex, Mount Geumgang tour project to resume ... SEOUL/PYONGYANG ― The Two Koreas agreed Wednesday to take steps this year to ...
Seoul and Pyongyang are also to develop a western Special Economic Zone and an eastern Special Tourism Zone. However, “President Moon makes ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un promised South Korean President Moon Jae In to visit Seoul later this year, the two Koreas said in a statement ...
Kim pledged to visit the South Korean capital, Seoul, in what would be a first for a North ... “We had very good news from North Korea, South Korea.
“The era of no war has started,” said Moon, the first South Korean president to visit Pyongyang since 2007. “Today the North and South decided to ...
Nuclear talks between Washington and Pyongyang have stalled in recent weeks, with Trump cancelling a trip to North Korea by his top diplomat last ...
The Republic of Korea (ROK) president Moon Jae-in is visiting Pyongyang from September 18 to 20. During his trip, he is meeting with Kim Jong Un, ...
Moon will visit the US on Sept. 25 to discuss the summit in North Korea with Trump. Only then may we know what the US president plans to do with the ...
The leaders of the two Koreas on Wednesday vowed to revive the now-suspended tours to North Korea's eastern slopes of Kumgangsan and bolster ...
On a warm summer day in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the totalitarian dictatorship better known as North Korea, turquoise water rolls ...
The DPRK's top leader Kim Jong Un and visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in signed the joint declaration before meeting the press.
One of the key agendas of Moon's visit is to rekindle the deadlocked DPRK-U.S. denuclearization talks. Pyongyang has demanded a declaration to ...
Last month, Trump cancelled a visit to Pyongyang by Secretary of State Michael Pompeo due to a lack of progress after his landmark summit with Kim ...
Moon is the first South Korean leader to visit Pyongyang in 11 years. He said his “heart is very full today.” “I feel overwhelmed that I can share these ...
North Korea leader offers to dismantle nuclear test site - but only after US ... Kim pledged to visit the South Korean capital, Seoul, in what would be a ...
In late August, President Trump announced Pompeo was canceling a trip to Pyongyang because “we are not making sufficient progress with respect to ...
North Korea pledged to permanently dismantle a missile engine test site and ... "The world needs to remember that North Korea has other nuclear and ... industrial complex at Kaesong in North Korea and a tourism centre at Mount ...
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's third summit meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, held in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang, ...
Conversely, South Korean visitors and even troops stationed at Panmunjom worry about North Koreans grabbing them and ... “peace village” where the two Koreas could most easily meet, Panmunjom attracts a good deal of tourism.
The statement also says the two sides have agreed to restart the Kaesong industrial complex in North Korea and the Mount Kumgang tourism project, ...
A council was launched Thursday by South Korea in an attempt to transform the heavily-guarded demilitarized zone (DMZ) into a tourist attraction.
The places South Korean President Moon Jae-in has been during his three-day visit to North Korea are glimpses into the country and how it sees itself ...
This week, South Korean President Moon Jae-in made a historic trip north of the border for a three-day summit hosted by Kim in Pyongyang, marking ...
... demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates South and North Korea into a hub for peace tourism following their leaders' historic summit in Pyongyang.
20 (Yonhap) -- South Korea on Thursday launched a council to boost tourism near the heavily fortified border with North Korea amid a growing detente ...
SEOUL, South Korea — A sacred volcano at the heart of North Korea's founding mythology. The ruling party's headquarters, said to be a potential ...
The places South Korean President Moon Jae-in visited during his three-day trip to North Korea are glimpses into the country and how it sees itself.
South Korea on Thursday launched a council to transform the heavily-guarded demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates South and North Korea into a ...
SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Yonhap) -- The highly symbolic visit to North Korea's Mount Paekdu by the leaders of the two Koreas on Thursday is likely to add ...
Inter-Korea Progress Has US Ready to Resume North Korea Talks ... Pompeo said the United States is ready to engage in talks with North Korea ... (and not to mention food) while reporting on geopolitics, human rights, and tourism.
During a trekking tour of North Korea's Paektusan highlands in August, Roger Shepherd and his team of international travelers hobnobbed with North ...
Now the two nations want to transform the 250km-long strip into a peace zone and Seoul is already barrelling ahead with plans for a special tourism ...
As the leaders of the two Koreas stood together atop Paektusan for the first time, South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday expressed hopes ...
North Korean officials like Ri Yong-nam, North Korea's deputy prime ... put a top priority on the resumption of tourism to the Mount Kumkang resort and ...
North Korea's Chairman Kim Jong Un wants to meet with President Trump again, says South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who has just returned ...
North Korea leader offers to dismantle nuclear test site, but only after US .... Kim pledged to visit the South Korean capital, Seoul, in what would be a ...
SEOUL, South Korea – A sacred volcano at the heart of North Korea's founding mythology. The ruling party's headquarters, said to be a potential ...
"It's already 20 years since the tourism business to Mount Kumkang began and ... North Korean officials like Ri Yong-nam, North Korea's deputy prime ...
Moon and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un jointly signed the Pyongyang declaration ... To my dismay, the Pyongyang declaration failed to adopt substantive ... of the West Sea special economic zone and the East joint tourism zone.
In addition to these gestures, President Moon said Thursday, Kim said he wants Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's “North Korea visit and a second ...
Analysts said the joint declaration and agreement reflect a strategy of trying to push forward cooperation in economy, tourism, culture and sports while ...
S. Korea Seeks To Boost Tourism Near Border With N. Korea ... launched a council to boost tourism near the heavily fortified border with North Korea ...
The forest expert said his North Korea visit as part of the official entourage showed Moon's "willingness" to pursue inter-Korean cooperation in the ...
An outcome that opens up North Korea to more trade and investment could be a boon for places such as Nakhodka, just 115 miles from the North ...
Though conditions will have to improve, they will resume South Korean tours to North Korea's Mount Geumgang and restart operations at the ...
But analysts told Al Jazeera while South Korean President Moon Jae-in's three-day trip to North Korea yielded dividends, stark divisions remain ...
To top it all off: the highly symbolic visit to Mount Paekdu in northern North Korea, where Moon and Kim's entourage spontaneously (at least, so it ...
An earlier visit by Pompeo to the DPRK capital scheduled for August was abruptly called off by Trump following prickly correspondence between the ...
NORTH Korea is the most secretive country in the world and, as with everything else, its internet is .... Purpose: Promoting tours around North Korea.
But with no message forthcoming from leaders of the South's top four business groups the day after they visited Pyongyang as part of the summit's ...
That has helped revive U.S.-North Korea diplomacy that had failed to make ... Moon Jae-for a debrief on the allied leader's recent visit to Pyongyang.
While there are still a lot of people visiting South Korea because of the Kpop craze, more Singaporeans than ever have signed on to tour North Korea ...
Foreign tour guides in North Korea are among the few outsiders who see the nation's cuisine firsthand. They say Pyongyang naengmyun is essentially ...
Chinese tourists must utilize a travel agency to book flights, it added, saying “it is convenient for Chinese tourists to apply for visas to North Korea ...
What it means: North Korea is a communist state, which means they ... There's pretty much no finance or tourism industry (we wonder why) so ...
Pyongyang Joint Declaration a challenge despite raising hopes ... The Pyongyang Joint Declaration is the diplomatic outcome of the DPRK's ... complex, Mount Geumgang tourism project, a west-coast special economic zone and an ...
This is another bigger step forward after tour programs to the world's most ... 20, one day after Moon and Kim struck a deal, or the Pyongyang Joint ...
North Korea is stepping up its tourism push. The Workers' Party mouthpiece Rodong Sinmun on Thursday highlighted the country's tourism to mark ...
SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- North Korea's official media on Thursday promoted its east coast tourist area and nearby ski resort to the outside world ...
SEOUL -- North Korea's official media on Thursday promoted its east coast tourist area and nearby ski resort to the outside world on the occasion of ...
However, the sudden peace momentum has seen a return of visitors to the heavily fortified border splitting the two Koreas ― the closest South Korean ...
Mount Paekdu, which the leaders of the two countries visited on the last day of their meeting, is located on North Korea's northern border with China.
Jong also talked about the changes in North Korea she witnessed when she recently visited the Sino-DPRK border region. She saw a huge increase ...
The plane was sold by Pacific Aerospace's business partner to a Chinese customer, which flew it to North Korea in December 2015 for tourism ...
North Korean officials like Ri Yong-nam, North Korea's deputy prime ... the Kaesong complex and tourism to the Mount Kumkang resort, among others, ...
Efforts to open North Korea to South Korean tourism and business collapsed quickly. Many Sunshiners point to the June 2000 summit between the ...
A South Korean tour company appears set to be the first in the nation to organize trips to North Korea, according to a report by the nation's Yonhap ...
North Korea is committed to inviting foreign capital to sustain the country as its ... A few days after the announcement, North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri ... tourism and some technology guidance," said Yang Moo-jin, a professor at the ...
A major surge in Chinese tourist numbers visiting North Korea has resumed, travel industry specialists told NK News, following a period from ...
The envoys will travel to Pyongyang along the direct western route, as South Korean President Moon Jae-in did last month for his third summit with ...
The two Koreas also last month agreed to “normalize” operations at the now-shuttered Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) and the tourism resort at ...
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has wrapped up his fourth visit to North Korea after meeting Kim Jong-un amid efforts to persuade him to give up ...
The program will include visits to the Yongyang reservoir at the park, located along the barbwire fence separating South and North Korea, as well as ...
On a visit to Pyongyang last month, the president was accompanied by the heads of major chaebols who were present to assess potential business ...
“I saw many Chinese tourists in a Pyongyang hotel, is it because of 5.24 measures that Kumgang tour is now forbidden, not because of UN sanctions?
But the removal of such sanctions wouldn't be enough to get the tours back on, said Koh Yu-hwan, a North Korea expert at Seoul's Dongguk University ...
Moon's proposal for the pope to visit North Korea appears aimed at securing the approval of the pope, who is himself a symbol of peace and ...
South Korean Catholic Bishops have welcomed North Korean leader Kim Jung-un's invitation to Pope Francis to visit the communist capital, ...
I also met Wondong Lee, who cannot legally visit North Korea as a South Korean citizen, but as a member of Reah International, he actively volunteers ...
Pompeo recently visited Kim in Pyongyang in an effort to set up another summit between him and Trump following months of friction in lower-level ...
During Moon's visit to Pyongyang last month, he and leader Kim Jong Un agreed to normalize operations at the Kaesong factory park and resume joint ...
Kim Jong Un says North Korea would welcome a Pope Francis visit ... Mr. Trump has encouraged U.S. allies to maintain sanctions on North Korea ...
“The island has had a 3.1 percent decline in total visitor arrivals in FY18, primarily due to the negative effects of the North Korea news and a loss of air ...
Chinese Media Urges Seoul to Lift Sanctions on North Korea ... beyond making South Korean tourism to North Korean resorts a little easier, and even ...
North Korea Launches Website To Attract Foreign Trade, Investment ... North Korea appeared to intensively foster its tourism industry after ...
President Battulga also has extensive experience dealing with North Korea on both diplomatic and economic issues, having visited Pyongyang at ...
Koreas to resume Manwoldae dig around next week ... to North Koreans to resume the joint dig earlier this month, when she visited Pyongyang as part ...
Pyongyang and Seoul on Monday agreed to push for a groundbreaking .... Cho also said the two Koreas hadn't discussed plans for a visit by North ...
North Korea is strengthening its ties with Mongolia, with Mongolian President Khaltmaagiin Battulga's inviting Chairman Kim Jong-un to visit the ...
The opening of cross-border communications links that would permit South Korean trains and vehicles to travel through North Korea could massively ...
In September, South Korean Minister of tradition, sports activities and tourism Jeong hwan stated that the DPRK and South Korea intend to use for joint ...
Hotel investments will not only help North Korea with the growth of tourism, but also boost the infrastructure construction, as well as improve the ...
In what appeared to be a move to improve the economic growth of the country, North Korea recently launched a website dedicated to foreign trade and ...
In Linjiang, Jilin Province, located just across the Yalu River from Chungang County in North Korea, travel agents busily gather local tourists for a ...
Seoul: Officials from North and South Korea and the United Nations have begun talks to turn a border village into an unarmed neutral enclave where ...
(Bloomberg) -- Instgramming tourists may soon get the chance to reenact one of Asia's most iconic moments in recent memory: April's embrace ...
The South Korean president signed a military relations pact during a visit to Pyongyang last month, including promises to remove landmines from the ...
Hyundai Group founder Chung Ju-yung -- Chung's late father -- pioneered the tourism program at Mount Kumgang on North Korea's east coast on Nov ...
The Hyundai CEO most recently visited Pyongyang in September as part of a special entourage member accompanying South Korean President ...
North Korea's first Mass Games in five years have provided a chance for Kim to raise foreign currency at a time when tourism remains one of the few ...
On a visit to the ramshackle hamlet near Jerusalem, Hamdallah thanks .... If it materializes, such a visit would be the first by a pope to North Korea.