DPRK leader sends reply message to Laotian counterpart

Kim Jong Un, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea and president of the State Affairs of the DPRK, sent a message on September 19 in reply to the congratulatory message from Thongloun Sisoulith, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and president of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic.

The Korean leader expressed his deep gratitude to the Laotian counterpart for extending warm congratulations on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the DPRK.

He said that the ties of friendship and cooperation between the two parties and the two countries forged in the course of advancing the common cause for socialism are being cemented and developed in line with the aspirations of the peoples of the two countries.

Expressing his conviction that the traditional bonds between the two parties and the two countries would continue to be strengthened in the future, he sincerely wished the Laotian General Secretary greater success in his responsible work.

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Health foods popular with people

Recently, foodstuffs from the Taedonggang Kumok instant rice factory under the Chongnyu economic technology company are quite popular with customers.

With polished rice, wheat, red beans and other grains as basic raw materials, the factory produces over 60 varieties of health foods in 18 kinds including instant noodles, processed rice, grain chips, pie and biscuits.

Global COVID-19 casualties

According to a foreign news report, 618 440 986 persons were infected with COVID-19 worldwide as of 24:00 on September 21, with 6 534 936 being dead and 13 595 305 undergoing medical treatment.

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Russia's striving to build up navy

The Baltic Fleet of Russia recently conducted an exercise to detect and destroy the imaginary enemy’s submarine on firing ranges on the sea.

In the drill, the crew of a small antisubmarine destroyer of the fleet identified and destroyed a target by using an antisubmarine weapon system.

National sci-tech presentation and symposium held by metallic materials sector

A national sci-tech presentation and symposium of the metallic materials sector took place at the Sci-Tech Complex in Pyongyang from September 20 to 22 under the sponsorship of the Korean metallic materials society of the Central Committee of the General Federation of Science and Technology of Korea.

The event, which was held on the theme of “The Juche-orientation of metallic materials production and processing”, was aimed at sharing the successes and experience in making the production and processing of metallic materials Juche-based and finding out sci-tech ways for expanding and introducing them on an industrial basis.

By combining theoretical and practical education

The Koryo obstetrical and gynecological department of Hamhung College of Medical Sciences ensures that all teaching is directed to maximizing the cognitive effects for students and improving their creative abilities.

A remarkable thing is that new teaching methods are devised with a correct methodology in keeping with the specific features of the department.