New stamp issue introduces North Korea’s future dictator
The glorification of Kim Jong Un, the young man seemingly destined to be the next dictator of North Korea, moved forward today with reports of his presence at a military exercise, and the publication of a new set of commemorative stamps. The stamps depict ...
Rare Chinese stamp may set record at Asia auction
"The sale promises to provide a unique opportunity for Asian collectors to acquire some of ... The sale also features a wide range of stamps and covers of Hong Kong, Macao, Korea, Japan, Singapore, Thailand and Tibet.
Kim puts stamp on North Korea
North Korea has issued a postage stamp, left, depicting Kim Jong Un, its new leader, for the first time. It shows him with his father, Kim Jong Il. The country roared back from national mourning over his death yesterday with a tirade against South Korea.
Missing stamp dealer praises 'democratic' North Korea
The mystery over a Dutch stamp dealer who went missing while travelling in North Korea deepened this week after he appeared in a state-run newspaper praising the country's democratic traditions. Willem van der Bijl, who failed to catch a flight home from a ...
North Korea to name rubber-stamp parliament in March
SEOUL — North Korea said today (Jan 8) that it will elect members of its rubber-stamp parliament in March, which could provide a glimpse into any changes in the country’s power elite after the execution of leader Kim Jong Un’s uncle. North Korea ...