Economy of North Korea
North Korea's economy is a centrally planned system, yet the role of market allocation schemes is limited. Although there have been scattered and limited attempts at decentralization, as of 2015, Pyon...
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Automotive industry in North Korea
The automotive industry in North Korea is a branch of the national economy, with much-lower production than that in South Korea. North Korean motor vehicle production is geared towards military, indu...
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North Korean won
The won (symbol: ₩; code: KPW) or Korean People's Won is the official currency of North Korea. It is subdivided into 100 chon. The won is issued by the Central Bank of the Democratic People's Republic...
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Energy in North Korea
Energy in North Korea describes energy and electricity production, consumption and import in North Korea.North Korea is net energy exporter. Primary energy use in North Korea was 224 TWh and 9 TWh per...
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Mining in North Korea
Mining in North Korea is important to the country's economy. North Korea is naturally abundant in metals such magnesite, zinc, tungsten, and iron; with magnesite resources of 6 billion tonnes (second ...
Tourism in North Korea
Tourism in North Korea is organized by one of several state-owned tourism bureaus, including Korea International Travel Company (KITC), Korean International Sports Travel Company (KISTC) and Korean In...
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Kumgangsan Tourist Region
The Mount Kumgang Tourist Region is a special administrative region of North Korea. It was established in 2002 to handle South Korean tourist traffic to Mount Kumgang (Diamond Mountain).Since 1998, S...
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Stalinism
Stalinism is the means of governing and related policies implemented by Joseph Stalin. Stalinist policies in the Soviet Union included: state terror, rapid industrialization, the theory of socialism i...
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Korea General Magnesia Clinker Industry Group
Korea General Magnesia Clinker Industry Group is a mining and heavy industrial corporate group headquartered in Pyongyang, North Korea. The company produces magnesia clinker, slightly burnt magnesia,...
Juche
Juche (sometimes spelled Chuch'e; Chosŏn'gŭl: 주체; hancha: 主體; [tɕutɕʰe]), usually translated as "self-reliance", sometimes referred to as Kimilsungism, is a political thesis formed by the ...
North Korean famine
The North Korean famine, which together with the accompanying general economic crisis are known as the Arduous March (Hangul: 북한기근; Chosŏn'gŭl: 고난의 행군) in North Korea, occurred in North Korea from 199...
Nuclear power in North Korea
North Korea (officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea) has been active in developing nuclear technology since the 1950s. Although the country currently has no operational power-generating ...
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Songam Cavern
125°36′19″E / 39.47675°N 125.605316°E / 39.47675; 125.605316Songam Cavern is a major tourist venue in North Korea. It consists of 17 well-lit karst caves full of picturesque ...
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List of companies of North Korea
This is a list of notable companies based in North Korea, grouped by their Industry Classification Benchmark sector. Due to the centrally-planned economy of North Korea, there are few companies and th...
List of companies of North Korea - Wikipedia
North Korea and weapons of mass destruction
North Korea (officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea or DPRK) declared in 2009 that it had developed a nuclear weapon, and probably possesses a small stockpile of relatively simple nuclea...
Sonbong County
Sonbong County, formerly called Unggi (Hangul: 웅기, Hancha: 雄基), is a subdivision of the North Korean city of Rason. It is located at the northeastern extreme of North Korea, bordering Russia and China...
Kohas
Kohas AG is a Swiss metal fabrication company established in the late 1980s. According to the US, nearly half of the company's shares are held by Korea Ryongwang Trading Corporation, a subsidiary of t...
Baekdu Mountain
Paektu, Baekdu, or Changbai Mountain is an active volcano on the border between North Korea and China. At 2,744 m (9,003 ft), it is the highest mountain of the Changbai and Baekdudaegan rang...
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