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[VIDEO NEWS] What’s on display at North Korea’s Masikryong Hotel?

Feb 05,2018
1) South Korean skiers flew to North Korea on Jan. 31 and are staying at the Masikryong Hotel.

2) The bar, located on the first floor, sells foreign and North Korean drinks.

3) The souvenir store on the second floor has North Korean and foreign products on display.

4) There are products from sports brands such as Nike and Adidas, and even bags produced by a Swiss company.

5) “We have Adidas products for foreign guests. We have foreign products, but starting from here are all our [North Korean] products.” -Hotel staff member

6) “We display foreign products when we get them since we’re a foreign service agency, after all. But items on display are mostly our [North Korean] products.”

7) “Foreigners are not very interested in these [imported products]. North Korean bags and cosmetic products get the most attention.”

Video sourced from JoongAng Ilbo
Translated by Kim Hyo-jung
Edited by Ho-yeon Yoo