North Korea putting up coastal tourist area

North Korea is currently putting up the Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist area in Wonsan, Kangwon-do, North Korea.

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in report by North Korean state-owned Korean Central News Agency, the coastal tourist area will be built as “Korean-style coast city without an equal in the world to make our people enjoy the highest civilization at the highest level.”

It is being aimed to be completed before April 15, 2019 the Day of the Sun, the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung.

KCNA reported on May 26 that Kim inspected the construction site. “Going round various places of the construction site, he acquainted himself with the overall construction, including its scale and progress and measures for supplying building materials and equipment, and discussed the issues arising in hastening the construction.”

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“He highlighted the need to set a day’s feasible schedule of the construction and strictly adhere to the requirements of the standard of design and construction and building method on the principle of taking responsibility for the safety of the projects and thus guarantee their absolute quality for eternity in all construction projects and thus ensure the quality of buildings on the highest level,” KCNA added.