October 21, 2020
KCNA Uriminzokkiri (En)

Present-day Thaesong-ri

Date: 13/08/2020 | Source: Uriminzokkiri (En) | Read original version at source

A few hours’ drive along the Youth Hero Motorway from Pyongyang reaches a rural village nestled at the foot of the hills on the left. This is the seat of Thaesong-ri in Kangso District of Nampho.

Thaesong-ri is associated with the leadership exploits of President Kim Il Sung who visited it several times to acquaint himself with the livings of the farmers and explained what should be done to be better off.

When Lake Thaesong was built in the late 1950s to serve as a major source of the irrigation system in Nampho, the village was rebuilt at the present location and underwent several changes with the passage of time.

Recently, it facelifted its appearance as befits an ideal socialist village, thanks to the concerted efforts of the villagers and the builders from the city of Nampho.

In a little more than one year and a half they erected 110 odd dwelling blocks for more than 180 households, each block provided with all the facilities for living. Over ten public buildings, including Thaesong Health Complex, hall of culture, ri people’s hospital, agricultural sci-tech learning space, nursery and kindergarten, were newly constructed or reconstructed.

In the evening the cozy houses covered with fruit trees resound with merry laughter and loud singing of agricultural workers and their children, who are full of delight and optimism about bright future.

More From Uriminzokkiri (En)

Flood Victims in Hongwon Move into New Houses

Flood Victims in Hongwon Move into New Houses

Flood Victims in Hongwon Move into New Houses The residents in Unpho and Kyongpho workers' districts in Hongwon County, South

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 20, 2020

Flood Victims in Hongwon Move into New Houses The residents in Unpho and Kyongpho workers' districts in Hongwon County, South

New Agent for Disinfection and Washing Developed in DPRK

New Agent for Disinfection and Washing Developed in DPRK

New Agent for Disinfection and Washing Developed in DPRK Pyongyang, October 19 (KCNA) -- LaDi product for disinfection and

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 20, 2020

New Agent for Disinfection and Washing Developed in DPRK Pyongyang, October 19 (KCNA) -- LaDi product for disinfection and

Best Places of DPRK Associated with Noble Love for People

Best Places of DPRK Associated with Noble Love for People

Best Places of DPRK Associated with Noble Love for People It is the noble intention of the Workers' Party of Korea that edifices

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 20, 2020

Best Places of DPRK Associated with Noble Love for People It is the noble intention of the Workers' Party of Korea that edifices

Lots of Letters of Support Sent to Soldiers in Recovery Sites

Lots of Letters of Support Sent to Soldiers in Recovery Sites

Lots of Letters of Support Sent to Soldiers in Recovery Sites Officers and men of the People's Army are working hard to defend the

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 19, 2020

Lots of Letters of Support Sent to Soldiers in Recovery Sites Officers and men of the People's Army are working hard to defend the

Farmers Move into New Houses

Farmers Move into New Houses

Farmers Move into New Houses Kangbuk-ri in Kumchon County, North Hwanghae Province, which suffered severe damage caused by the

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 18, 2020

Farmers Move into New Houses Kangbuk-ri in Kumchon County, North Hwanghae Province, which suffered severe damage caused by the

Construction of Dwelling Houses Brisk in Komdok Area

Construction of Dwelling Houses Brisk in Komdok Area

Construction of Dwelling Houses Brisk in Komdok Area Pyongyang, October 17 (KCNA) -- Service personnel of the Korean People's Army

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 18, 2020

Construction of Dwelling Houses Brisk in Komdok Area Pyongyang, October 17 (KCNA) -- Service personnel of the Korean People's Army

Rodong Sinmun Calls for Ushering in Period of New Surge in Revolution

Rodong Sinmun Calls for Ushering in Period of New Surge in Revolution

Rodong Sinmun Calls for Ushering in Period of New Surge in Revolution Rodong Sinmun Friday in an editorial says that the 80-day

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 17, 2020

Rodong Sinmun Calls for Ushering in Period of New Surge in Revolution Rodong Sinmun Friday in an editorial says that the 80-day

Traditional Stone-steam Bath and Psammotherapy

Traditional Stone-steam Bath and Psammotherapy

Traditional Stone-steam Bath and Psammotherapy From olden times the Korean people have created admirable traditional therapies for

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 17, 2020

Traditional Stone-steam Bath and Psammotherapy From olden times the Korean people have created admirable traditional therapies for

“Hand Hygiene for All”

“Hand Hygiene for All”

“Hand Hygiene for All”October 15 is the Global Handwashing Day (GHD).The 2020 GHD theme is “Hand Hygiene for All”.According to dat

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 16, 2020

“Hand Hygiene for All”October 15 is the Global Handwashing Day (GHD).The 2020 GHD theme is “Hand Hygiene for All”.According to dat

Four Famous Dishes of Pyongyang

Four Famous Dishes of Pyongyang

Four Famous Dishes of Pyongyang Pyongyang, October 15 (KCNA) -- Restaurants in Pyongyang, the capital city of the DPRK, have

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 16, 2020

Four Famous Dishes of Pyongyang Pyongyang, October 15 (KCNA) -- Restaurants in Pyongyang, the capital city of the DPRK, have

Cheers Raised in Welcome of National Liberator

Cheers Raised in Welcome of National Liberator

Cheers Raised in Welcome of National Liberator On October 14, Juche 34 (1945), a Pyongyang city mass rally took place at the then

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 15, 2020

Cheers Raised in Welcome of National Liberator On October 14, Juche 34 (1945), a Pyongyang city mass rally took place at the then

80-Day Campaign Begins in DPRK

80-Day Campaign Begins in DPRK

80-Day Campaign Begins in DPRK The 80-day campaign has begun in the DPRK. All sectors and units are involved in organizational and

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 15, 2020

80-Day Campaign Begins in DPRK The 80-day campaign has begun in the DPRK. All sectors and units are involved in organizational and

Army-People Meeting Held in Pyongyang

Army-People Meeting Held in Pyongyang

Army-People Meeting Held in Pyongyang A Pyongyang city army-people rally took place at Kim Il Sung Square on October 12 to make a

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 14, 2020

Army-People Meeting Held in Pyongyang A Pyongyang city army-people rally took place at Kim Il Sung Square on October 12 to make a

Arch of Triumph

Arch of Triumph

Arch of Triumph The Arch of Triumph is a grand monument which was built to hand down through generations the immortal

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 14, 2020

Arch of Triumph The Arch of Triumph is a grand monument which was built to hand down through generations the immortal

Fork to Mangyongdae Telling Ardent Patriotism of Peerlessly Great Man

Fork to Mangyongdae Telling Ardent Patriotism of Peerlessly Great Man

Fork to Mangyongdae Telling Ardent Patriotism of Peerlessly Great Man Fork to Mangyongdae in Kwangbok Street of Pyongyang, the

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 14, 2020

Fork to Mangyongdae Telling Ardent Patriotism of Peerlessly Great Man Fork to Mangyongdae in Kwangbok Street of Pyongyang, the

Kumsusan Palace of the Sun

Kumsusan Palace of the Sun

Kumsusan Palace of the Sun The Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, where the great leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il are preserved in

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 13, 2020

Kumsusan Palace of the Sun The Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, where the great leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il are preserved in

Monument to Party Founding

Monument to Party Founding

Monument to Party Founding In Munsu Street of Pyongyang, the capital city of the DPRK, there is the Monument to Party Founding.

Uriminzokkiri (En) October 13, 2020

Monument to Party Founding In Munsu Street of Pyongyang, the capital city of the DPRK, there is the Monument to Party Founding.

More Articles