Delegation of DPRK University Sports Association returns
The delegation of the DPRK University Sports Association led by Chairman Jo Chol, vice-chairman of the Education Commission, returned home on Thursday after taking part in the 30th Summer Universiad held in Italy.
DPRK players took part in women’s football and men’s judo games.
Young women wrestlers win gold medals on Asian front
Jang Jin Hyang and Kim Ji Hyang won gold medals in the female 43kg and 49kg categories and Kim Jin A a bronze medal in the female 40kg category at the 2019 Asian Cadet Wrestling Championships.
The championship, held in Kazakhstan, brought together more than 280 men and women players from 10-odd countries and regions, including the DPRK, China and Uzbekistan.
Korean youth show solidarity with Venezuelan people
A solidarity meeting of the Korean youth and students took place at the Central Youth Hall in Pyongyang on Thursday to support the struggle of the Venezuelan people and youth for defending the sovereignty of the country.
Present there were Pak Chol Min, chairman of the Central Committee of the Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist Youth League, and officials of the youth league central committee, youth and students in Pyongyang and the members of a delegation of the National Leadership of the Youth of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela headed by Secretary General Rodbexa Poleo.
Candidates for deputies to local people's assemblies nominated
Nomination of candidates for deputies to provincial (municipal), city (district) and county people’s assemblies of the DPRK ended till July 17.
At the meetings of voters for nominating candidates and examining their qualifications held across the country, workers, farmers, intellectuals and officials were nominated as candidates and registered in relevant constituencies.
Premier inspects several units in North Hamgyong Province
Premier Kim Jae Ryong, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea and member of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, inspected several units in North Hamgyong Province.
Making the rounds of the oxygen heat blast furnace workshop, the hot-rolling workshop and others of the Kim Chaek Iron and Steel Complex, he stressed the need to scrupulously manage equipment, improve the technical administration, operate the Juche-based production processes on a normal basis and thus increase iron and steel production.
DPRK, Chinese court chiefs hold talks
Talks were held between Kang Yun Sok, president of the Central Court of the DPRK who is leading its delegation on a visit to China, and Zhou Qiang, president of the Supreme People’s Court of China, on July 16.
At the talks both sides discussed the issues for positively boosting exchanges and contacts between the courts of the two countries and creating legal circumstances and condition favorable for the development of the relations.
Foreign delegations visit Kumsusan Palace of Sun
Foreign guests, including members of the delegation of the Swiss Communist Youth and the delegation of the National Leadership of the Youth of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela, visited the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun on Thursday.
They paid tribute to the statues of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il.
Japan warned not to forget bitter lesson of history
Recently, the Japanese chief executive let loose a litany of rhetoric that specifying the existence of the "Self-Defence Forces" in Article 9 of the Constitution is the "basis of defence."
In other words, his remarks are meant to legalise the SDF as a regular army, get the right of belligerency, enable the use of armed forces and thus bring back the era of militarism by inscribing the existence of the SDF in Article 9 of the Constitution.
Danish friendship association sends gift to Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un
Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un received a gift from the Denmark-DPRK Friendship Association.
The gift was conveyed to an official concerned by Anders Kristensen, chairman of the association who is on a visit to the DPRK.
Latest meteorological observation system developed
The Hydro-meteorological Institute recently developed an automatic meteorological observation system and introduced it into major meteorological observation points.
The system is a device to measure atmospheric temperature, relative humidity, wind direction and speed, rainfall, atmospheric pressure, ground temperature, underground temperature, evaporation, soil humidity and other three meteorological factors and automatically transmit them.
Cuban institute chief presents gift to Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un
Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un was presented with a gift by the president of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples who is on a visit to the DPRK.
President Fernando Gonzalez Llort handed the gift to an official concerned on Thursday.
Korean students from Japan visit Mangyongdae
A delegation of the Korean youth and students in Japan led by Pak Ok Sam, vice-chairman of the Central Standing Committee of the Korean Youth League in Japan, visited Mangyongdae, the birthplace of President Kim Il Sung.
After visiting the Mangyongdae Revolutionary Museum, the delegation made rounds of the historical mementoes at the old home of the President in Mangyongdae, being briefed on the fact that he nurtured the great intention to liberate the country while receiving patriotic education from his parents.