N.Korea jacks up imports of luxury goods under new leader
North Korea has significantly raised its imports of luxury products ... times from 17.48 million dollars from 840,000 dollars over the same period. Artworks and antique imports reached 580,000 dollars last year, more than 10 times the figure of 50,000 ...
North Korea: Luxury Goods and Squandered Money?
Five hundred tons of flour for flood victims rolled into North Korea this week. Last month ... recently spotted carrying a Dior handbag valued at over $1,500. Artworks & antique imports have also increased 10 times from figures in 2009.