Economy

Feature stories on the economy.

Wednesday 30th November, 2016
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Despite UN sanctions, China has been reportedly exporting fuel by train from a Dandong military fuel supply centre to North Korea, according to a report by Radio Free Asia. ...

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Monday 29th July, 2013
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The growing influence of North Korean marketplaces push the authorities to change market regulations...

Monday 22nd July, 2013
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How sweet is North Korea's tooth?...

Friday 28th June, 2013
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How North Korean exiles send money to their family back home...

Wednesday 5th June, 2013
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The art of returning damaged currency to a usable state...

Monday 3rd June, 2013
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State-society relations in the rise of North Korea's market economy...

Monday 13th May, 2013
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Evidence suggests DPRK may be feeling bite of latest sanctions...

Friday 3rd May, 2013
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DPRK ration distributions continue for three consecutive cycles...

Monday 22nd April, 2013
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A monument of the DPRK remains unfinished...

Friday 12th April, 2013
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The widening gap between North Korea's rich and poor...

Wednesday 10th April, 2013
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As an opportunity for investors, the results at Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) do not suggest stellar performance. For example, in 2011 (six years into operation), the average profits for the 123 co...