English | 中文版 |  Русский

Breaking News:

North Korea - Latest News/Current Events, Economic Overview & Trade Relations

AEI | Quick Facts about North_korea

Official Name Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Capital Pyongyang
Location Eastern Asia, northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering the Korea Bay and the Sea of Japan, between China and South Korea
Area total: 120,540 sq km land: 120,410 sq km water: 130 sq km
Climate temperate with rainfall concentrated in summer
Terrain mostly hills and mountains separated by deep, narrow valleys; coastal plains wide in west, discontinuous in east
North Korea
North Korea

Korean GM Daewoo needs financial Help

The General Motors' Korean subsidiary GM Daewoo Auto & Technology are negotiating for new loans. They need cash because the export collapse and has incurred losses from long-US dollar currency hedges. The company asked for new loans in the past, reporting…

read full news
North Korea

N Korea Severs Trade with South

North Korea announced its plan to cut any remaining commercial ties with South Korea, as a response to South Korea's involvement in the six-party talks on its nuclear weapons programme.

read full news
North Korea

UN Assesses N Korea Food Supply

North Korea has given rare access to staff from the UN World Food Program, which is there to assess the seriousness of food shortages.

read full news
North Korea

South Korea wants to send corn to North Korea

If Seoul had its way, North Korea would get 50,000 tons of corn from South Korea to help alleviate the effects of the food shortage there.

read full news
North Korea

Let Them Eat Juche

North Korea may be coming close to mass starvation in the country again.

read full news
North Korea

The Korean Won's Sharp Rise Complicates Profitability for Hyundai Motor

Korean companies relying heavily on exports are struggling with the strengthening won and drastic measures are necessary to remain competitive in the international market.

read full news
 

Browse Asia News Archive


editor picks 

Trade Agreements

No data returned!
editor picks 

Trade Organizations

No data returned!