The history of the Organization and Guidance Department of the KWP

Following the defeat of Japanese imperialism (1910-1945), North Korea was established on the 9th September 1948. Starting from this date North Korea struggled to build a model socialist state under the guidance of the Korean Workers’ Party, a communist party which was organized according to the Soviet model of organization.

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The first european company in Kaesong

According to “Yonhaps News Agency”,

Groz-Beckert, based in Germany, is set to become the first foreign firm to join the inter-Korean industrial complex in Kaesong since 2008.

Earlier, South Korea approved a plan by the company supplying industrial needles to set up an office in the Kaesong zone, just north of the inter-Korean border.

It came as the South’s Park Geun-hye administration is actively seeking foreign investment in the complex, the fate of which is often uncertain amid tumultuous relations between Seoul and Pyongyang.

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