Today in North Korea http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/42890/all en North Korea halts access to industrial complex (again). http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/taxonomy/term/42826/north-korea-halts-access-industrial-complex-again More bluster today: the wire services are reporting that North Korea, for now, isn't allowing South Korean businesspeople to enter the Kaesong industrial zone. That's the special administrative area north of the border where several hundred South Korean managers supervise some 50,000 North Korean laborers, who make garments and handbags. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/taxonomy/term/42826/north-korea-halts-access-industrial-complex-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> North Korea Today in North Korea Business Politics North Korea Today In North Korea Wed, 03 Apr 2013 14:36:50 +0000 Geoffrey Cain 5800025 at http://www.globalpost.com Honoring the Great Leader with a ballistic missile? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/honoring-the-dear-leader-ballistic-missile <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> North Korea is reportedly sending missiles to the east coast. Is a test imminent? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Geoffrey Cain </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/south-korea">South Korean</a> media are reporting that Korean and US intelligence satellites have spotted North Korea moving what appears to be <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/north-korea/130403/north-korea-military-strike-nuclear-united-states">medium-range ballistic missiles to its east coast</a>.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/honoring-the-dear-leader-ballistic-missile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Today in North Korea Military Technology North Korea Today In North Korea Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:18:00 +0000 Geoffrey Cain 5801399 at http://www.globalpost.com Artisan coffee comes to North Korea http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/third-wave-coffee-comes-north-korea Pyongyang is home to a hip new coffeeshop serving "third wave" coffee.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/third-wave-coffee-comes-north-korea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Today in North Korea Travel/Tourism Food & Drink North Korea Today In North Korea Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:26:00 +0000 Geoffrey Cain 5819945 at http://www.globalpost.com The Rodman Doctrine continues: former basketball star may be returning to North Korea http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/130830/the-rodman-doctrine-continues-the-former-basketba Former NBA player Dennis Rodman may be returning to North Korea to save American missionary Kenneth Bae. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/globalpost-blogs/today-north-korea/130830/the-rodman-doctrine-continues-the-former-basketba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Today in North Korea Strange But True Today In North Korea Fri, 30 Aug 2013 15:17:00 +0000 Alexander Besant 5921530 at http://www.globalpost.com