TITLE

BIZARRE SAR

AUTHOR(S)
Schuman, Michael; Forney, Matthew; Macintyre, Donald; Stevenson, Aiko
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/7/2002, Issue 39, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines North Korea's plans to create a capitalist country with its own elected officials. Role of Kim Jong Il, North Korea's dictator; Kim's move toward economic and political engagement with the outside world; Creation of a special economic zone in Sinuiju; Appointment of Chinese entrepreneur Yang Bin to govern the zone; Plans to open the border to Chinese labor and business; Outlook for the economic zone.
ACCESSION #
7452082

 

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