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Kim Jong-Un: Leader Bans Weddings, Funerals and Freedom of Movement in North Korea

Kayleigh Lewis | The Independent Weddings and funerals have been banned and Pyongyang is in lockdown as preparations for a once-in-a-generation party congress get underway in North Korea. The ruling Worker’s Party of Korea, headed by the country’s leader, Kim Jong-un, is due to stage the first gathering of its kind for 36 years on

Reunification Bets Survive Kim Jong Un’s Missiles: Korea Markets

 For all the concern over military tension between North and South Korea, stock investors are starting to bet the countries are headed toward reunification. Shinyoung Asset Management this month opened the first South Korean fund focusing on equities that would benefit from a unified peninsula. The benchmark Kospi index rose to a two-week high yesterday,