Tobacco products, some produced in joint ventures with Chinese firms, are smuggled and sold across Asia, sources say.
They harvest radish leaves and sweet potato stems for re-export to South Korea by way of China, sources say.
Motive in killing was “more political than anything else,” defense attorneys say.
New system, aimed at combating waste from inaccurate pricing, is to be applied in other cities
For first time, witness identifies four male suspects as North Koreans.
Pyongyang dodges UN sanctions by declaring that coal and other goods come from Russia and China, sources say.
Traders are left hanging in the wind by cash-strapped state-owned firms in North Korea.
Nation reviewing ties with Pyongyang, Najib Razak tells parliament.
But the cost of tiling a private home is enough to feed a family of four for five months.
The camps are set up for criminal rather than political offenders, but brutal conditions prevail.
Investigator names one man, believed to be North Korean, as mastermind of attack.
Prosecutors to show video recordings of two male suspects on Thursday.
North Koreans with relatives in China say they are being forced to go and bring back cash.
Two women on trial complain of fatigue and are pushed around in wheelchairs.
Thai stadium and kick-off time have yet to be determined, football officials say.
Three defense ministers issue a joint statement on margins of ASEAN meeting near Manila.
Pyongyang portion of Asian Cup qualifier was postponed repeatedly after Kim Jong Nam’s assassination in Malaysia.