February 26, 2020
KCNA KCNA.co.jp (En)

9th Plenary Meeting of 13th SPA Presidium Held

Date: 30/03/2016 | Source: KCNA.co.jp (En) | Read original version at source

Pyongyang, March 30 (KCNA) -- The 9th plenary meeting of the 13th Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly (SPA) of the DPRK took place at the Mansudae Assembly Hall Wednesday.
The plenary meeting was attended by members of the SPA Presidium.

Officials concerned were present there as observers.

Discussed at the meeting were review of the implementation of the state budget for Juche 104 (2015) of the DPRK and the state budget for Juche 105 (2016).

A report was made at the meeting.

According to the report, the state budget for last year was correctly carried out.

The plan for state budgetary revenue was over-fulfilled 1.3 percent or an increase of 5 percent over the previous year.

The plan for local budgetary revenue was fulfilled at 113.8 percent while that for state budgetary expenditure was carried out at 99.9 percent.

15.9 percent of the total expenditure was allocated for national defence while 47.5 percent for building an economic power and the improvement of the standard of people's living.

Investment in the fields of science and technology showed a 4.7 percent increase over that last year.

36.6 percent of the total expenditure was earmarked for cultural construction including education, public health, sports and literature and arts.

The state budgetary revenue for this year is expected to go up 4.1 percent out of which transaction revenue will hold 3.3 percent, the revenue from the profits of state enterprises 4.5 percent, the revenue from the profits of cooperative enterprises 1.5 percent, that from real estate rent 4 percent, that from social insurance 1.1 percent, that from the sale of properties and price difference 2.5 percent and other revenue 1.3 percent. The revenue from economic trade zone is expected to grow 4.1 percent.

Out of the state budgetary revenue the national budgetary revenue will account for 76.8 percent while that from local areas 23.2 percent.

The state budgetary expenditure is expected to go up 5.6 percent over last year out of which 4.8 percent will go to industries, 4.3 percent to agriculture, 6.9 percent to fisheries, 13.7 percent to capital construction and 7.5 percent to forestry.

It was decided to increase expenditure in the field of science and technology 5.2 percent, the field of education 8.1 percent, the field of public health 3.8 percent, the field of sports 4.1 percent and the field of culture 7.4 percent.

15.8 percent of the total expenditure will be spent for national defence.

A large amount of educational aid fund and stipends will be sent for the education of Korean children in Japan.

A decision of the Presidium of the SPA "On approving the review of the fulfillment of the Juche 104 (2015) state budget of the DPRK" and a decree of the Presidium of the SPA "On the Juche 105 (2016) state budget of the DPRK" were adopted at the meeting.

More From KCNA.co.jp (En)

Youth League Officials Tour Mupho Bivouac

Youth League Officials Tour Mupho Bivouac

Samjiyon, February 25 (KCNA) -- Officials of the youth league from across the country continue to make the expedition to the

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Samjiyon, February 25 (KCNA) -- Officials of the youth league from across the country continue to make the expedition to the

Chairman Kim Jong Il's Autographic Writing Inscribed on Hyangdo Peak

Chairman Kim Jong Il's Autographic Writing Inscribed on Hyangdo Peak

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Chairman Kim Jong Il's autographic writing "Mt Paektu, the sacred mountain of revolution, Kim

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Chairman Kim Jong Il's autographic writing "Mt Paektu, the sacred mountain of revolution, Kim

Chollima Age in DPRK

Chollima Age in DPRK

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Recorded in the DPRK's history of socialist construction is the Chollima age in which the Korean

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Recorded in the DPRK's history of socialist construction is the Chollima age in which the Korean

COVID-19 Cases Reach 13 in S. Korean Army

COVID-19 Cases Reach 13 in S. Korean Army

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- According to the south Korean CBS, the number of COVID-19 cases increased to 13 in the south

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- According to the south Korean CBS, the number of COVID-19 cases increased to 13 in the south

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un Sends Greetings to Emir of State of Kuwait

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un Sends Greetings to Emir of State of Kuwait

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Kim Jong Un, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Kim Jong Un, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of

Day of Shining Star Celebrated in Sweden

Day of Shining Star Celebrated in Sweden

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- A joint celebration meeting of Nordic progressive political parties and friendship organizations

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- A joint celebration meeting of Nordic progressive political parties and friendship organizations

Juche-oriented Ideological Theory Is Banner of Victory

Juche-oriented Ideological Theory Is Banner of Victory

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Today is the 6th anniversary of the publication of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un's work "Let Us

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Today is the 6th anniversary of the publication of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un's work "Let Us

Country Can Prosper Only by Dint of Talents: Rodong Sinmun

Country Can Prosper Only by Dint of Talents: Rodong Sinmun

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Rodong Sinmun Tuesday in an editorial says that all the sectors and units should put greater

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 25, 2020

Pyongyang, February 25 (KCNA) -- Rodong Sinmun Tuesday in an editorial says that all the sectors and units should put greater

S. Korean Woman Dies of COVID-19

S. Korean Woman Dies of COVID-19

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- A 56-year-old woman quarantined at the hospital under Kyongbuk National University died of

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- A 56-year-old woman quarantined at the hospital under Kyongbuk National University died of

History of Japan's Aggression on Korea

History of Japan's Aggression on Korea

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- In the history of Japanese pirates' invasions of Korea, which were committed on more than 400

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- In the history of Japanese pirates' invasions of Korea, which were committed on more than 400

46 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Reported in S. Korea

46 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Reported in S. Korea

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- According to Yonhap News of south Korea, 46 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- According to Yonhap News of south Korea, 46 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection

Homepage for Korea National Heritage Protection Fund Opens

Homepage for Korea National Heritage Protection Fund Opens

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- The Korea National Heritage Protection Fund opened its homepage to promote the work for

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- The Korea National Heritage Protection Fund opened its homepage to promote the work for

Officials of Women's Union Toured Battle Sites in Mt Paektu Area

Officials of Women's Union Toured Battle Sites in Mt Paektu Area

Samjiyon, February 24 (KCNA) -- Officials of the women's union from across the country made an expedition to the revolutionary

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Samjiyon, February 24 (KCNA) -- Officials of the women's union from across the country made an expedition to the revolutionary

Funcionarias de la USMC recorren la zona del monte Paektu

Funcionarias de la USMC recorren la zona del monte Paektu

Samjiyon, 24 de febrero (ACNC) -- Las funcionarias de la Union Socialista de Mujeres de Corea provenientes de todas partes del

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Samjiyon, 24 de febrero (ACNC) -- Las funcionarias de la Union Socialista de Mujeres de Corea provenientes de todas partes del

Diputados a la APS visitan la casa natal del Dirigente Kim Jong Il

Diputados a la APS visitan la casa natal del Dirigente Kim Jong Il

Samjiyon, 24 de febrero (ACNC) -- Los diputados a la Asamblea Popular Suprema, participantes en la gira por los lugares de batalla

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Samjiyon, 24 de febrero (ACNC) -- Los diputados a la Asamblea Popular Suprema, participantes en la gira por los lugares de batalla

Rodong Sinmun revela la ilegalidad del

Rodong Sinmun revela la ilegalidad del "Protocolo Corea-Japon"

Pyongyang, 24 de febrero (ACNC) -- En un articulo individual divulgado hoy, el diario Rodong Sinmun denuncio a los imperialistas

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Pyongyang, 24 de febrero (ACNC) -- En un articulo individual divulgado hoy, el diario Rodong Sinmun denuncio a los imperialistas

Day of Shining Star Celebrated Abroad

Day of Shining Star Celebrated Abroad

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- Celebrations, book and photo exhibitions, film shows and receptions took place at the DPRK

KCNA.co.jp (En) February 24, 2020

Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- Celebrations, book and photo exhibitions, film shows and receptions took place at the DPRK

More Articles