Clean drinking water from a faucet is not a given in North Korea. We have friends that have dug several new wells in the last years. Together with North Korean co-workers they have provided several villages and public buildings (hospitals, orphanages, schools) with new wells of clean water. Your donations will make the drilling of... Continue Reading →
If you type “youtube echo of truth” into your internet browser, you will find several short films from North Korea.
Every time I travel to Korea I discover new things. This time we passed a brand new tram. In Pyongyang too, the growing amount of traffic must be accommodated. The trolley bus fleets were the first to be modernised and the trams seem to be next in line. I am pleased about the investment in... Continue Reading →
Or: "Bike-sharing adds beauty to Pyongyang" – the original Headline in the "Pyongyang Times". They had just shaped our image of large Chinese cities when they flooded Swiss towns – and in the meantime you can also see them in Pyongyang: bike rentals in loud, bright colours! The Pyongyang Times introduced the new bike rental... Continue Reading →
We discovered an article published by Pak Un Jong in the North Korean publication «Korea Today» on a factory that is successfully producing small aerogenerators: HIGH-PERFORMANCE AEROGENERATORS PRODUCED IN LARGE NUMBERS Korea is accelerating their work to increase the power production using wind force, tidal power, organic substances, and solar energy and make the most... Continue Reading →