2017年07月20日

My latest in NK News

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Japanese lifestyle retailer Miniso still running Pyongyang branch: sources

Miniso Japan claimed last week that operations in Pyongyang had ended

Damin Jung and Kosuke Takahashi July 18th, 2017




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2017年06月29日

My co-byline piece in NK News with Dagyum Ji

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Only one Japanese “remainder” in N. Korea still alive: Choson Sinbo

Japanese citizens left in DPRK after WW2 are among several trapped in the North

Dagyum Ji and Kosuke Takahashi June 28th, 2017


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2017年06月27日

My latest in NK News

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Miniso Japan office denies involvement in new Pyongyang shop

Tokyo office spokesperson distances Japan branch from China operations


The Japanese headquarters of Miniso, a Uniqlo-style Japanese-Chinese low-cost retail brand, is not involved in the recent opening of the company’s first shop in North Korea, a spokesperson told NK News on Thursday.
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