Monday, July 13, 2020

Why The End-of-Term Limits Is A Good Thing

When it was erroneously reported that Chairman Xi had changed the constitution to permit him to be “President for Life”, not only was this reporting half-truths, but it ignored an extremely important question, that of the effectiveness, and indeed usefulness of term limits. This...

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What Peace Deal With Taliban Could Mean For North Korea

We certainly do live in interesting times! A new decade (OK I know it doesn’t technically start until next year), and here...

No, China Is Not “Back to Normal”

Things in China are undoubtedly getting better, but no, China is not back to normal. There is undoubtedly propaganda,...

North Korean Payments Go Digital

As countries like China begin to shift almost entirely to mobile phone based payments, to the point where some places will refuse...

Can North Koreans Travel?

There is always a huge amount of myth, rumor and falsehoods when it comes to reporting about North Korea, and one of...

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“Some” Sanctions Relief Granted Over Coronavirus

Medicenes San Frontiers (MSF), or as they are known in English, Doctors Without Borders have been granted “sanctions exemption” to help North...

Trump And Johnson Approval Ratings Soar During Coronavirus

The approval ratings for Donald Trump and Boris Johnson are currently soaring during the coronavirus pandemic, with the main question being why?

Star Footballer Han Kwang Song Moving to Qatar

Star footballer Han Kwang Song, one of the most promising young North Korean footballers, and the first DPRK national to play in...

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We certainly do live in interesting times! A new decade (OK I know it doesn’t technically start until next year), and here...

Now Is Americas Time To Panic

We are now almost a third of the year into 2020 and the western world is falling apart, not through coronavirus (yet...

Remembering The March 1st Movement

We might be a few days late to the party, but March 1st marked the 101st anniversary of the March 1st Movement,...

Daegu In Coronavirus Outbreak

Deagu a metropolitan area in North Gyeongsang province has reported nearly 50 new cases of the novel Coronavirus in the past two...

Tokyo Olympics “Suspended”

In the least surprising move in the world the Tokyo Olympics have been “suspended” for a year, not...