Friday, July 22, 2016

North Korea economy shrinks most in eight years

Image copyright Getty Images. North Korea's economy shrank at its sharpest pace in eight years after a fall global commodity prices hit the value of its coal and iron ore exports. Gross domestic product fell by 1.1% last year compared to a 1% gain in 2014, according to an estimate from South Korea's central bank.

bbc 8:15:00 AM CEST

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