Tech & Science Surprising and shocking ways North Korea allegedly makes money

23:11  17 march  2020
23:11  17 march  2020 Source:   lovemoney.com

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There's a very good reason North Koreans are embracing solar power in their droves. Pyongyang averages 2,492 hours of sunshine a year, about the same as Barcelona, Houston and Sydney. With the right investment and expertise, solar power could be a sizable source of income for the country.

North Korea has a wealthy elite in the capital, but most of its citizens are impoverished and it has in the past been blighted by famine. It's also one of the most The regime has also siphoned money from its population inside the country by setting up department stores and selling cell phones, according to

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On Stockhead today, how Avita Medical rose over 500 per cent in two years, the Chinese metals sector is rapidly recovering from COVID-19 disruption and NSW aims to be the hydrogen frontrunner with statewide gas network plan.

But first…

The day ahead

Amid the coronavirus chaos, economic data has been rendered more or less futile. Today’s events will be guided by news flow around the number of positive corona tests, what US stocks do and any new announcements around fiscal policy.

That said, on the local data front Westpac will release its monthly leading index for February. The index is a gauge of future expectations for the economy, although with the pace of change amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s already out of date.

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North Korea is one of the world's most hermit-like countries, so it's rare to get a chance to meet people who live there. There, a dozen North Korean drivers packed into the most popular joint. They had already begun drinking and were ordering lavishly - meat, vegetables and other dishes.

North Korea has surprisingly managed to develop its nuclear weapons program despite being a tiny country that's isolated from rest of the world. It wouldn't surprise me at all he would pour resources into nuclear weapons that I hope will never be used," said Sharon Squassoni, director of the

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The following companies are in trading halts or voluntary suspensions and are expected to exit in the next 48 hours:


Carbon Revolution (ASX:CBR) – capital raising

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North Korean defectors have historically been treated as traitors, and, in some cases, their families have been punished for their actions. Kim reportedly cited “displaced people, defectors and residents of the island of Yeonpyeong” as groups with a stake in the outcome of the ongoing talks.

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What got you talking yesterday

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A North Korean military officer at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, a military school near Pyongyang, in 2013. When hackers associated with North Korea tried to break into Polish banks late last year they left a trail of information about their apparent intentions to steal money from more than

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Yesterday’s winners

Code Company Price % Change Market Cap Volume
PNN Pepinnini Minerals Ltd 0.002 100.00% $2.9M 5.29M
TKL Traka Resources Ltd 0.004 100.00% $1.6M 31.75K
BMG BMG Resources Ltd 0.002 100.00% $1.2M 2.04M
TDL TBG Diagnostics 0.27 92.86% $58.8M 988.28K
IQ3 iQ3Corp Ltd 0.125 78.57% $13.0M 12.00K
WZR WISR 0.102 55.30% $96.5M 62.71M
EQE Equus Mining Ltd 0.006 50.00% $8.5M 479.09K
FGO Flamingo 0.002 50.00% $1.1M 250.00K
RGS Regeneus Ltd 0.07 40.00% $19.5M 228.09K
OLL Openlearning 0.195 39.29% $27.2M 1.62M
CHZ Chesser Resources 0.06 36.36% $17.1M 790.50K
TIE Tietto Minerals 0.195 34.48% $69.3M 158.50K
AWV Anova Metals Ltd 0.008 33.33% $5.5M 874.93K
LNU Linius Technologies 0.013 30.00% $15.3M 3.18M
BOL Boom Logistics 0.12 29.03% $51.3M 83.47K
AUQ Alara Resources Ltd 0.018 28.57% $11.3M 1.00M
ALG Ardent Leisure 0.225 28.57% $84.0M 2.58M
BLK Blackham Resources Ltd 0.009 28.57% $41.2M 25.60M
IPT Impact Minerals Ltd 0.007 27.27% $10.9M 534.83K
WML Woomera Mining 0.014 27.27% $2.3M 225.35K

Yesterday’s losers

Code Company Price % Change Market Cap Volume
ECG eCargo Holdings Ltd 0.012 -60.00% $7.4M 40.00K
DHR Dark Horse Resources 0.001 -50.00% $2.5M 915.00K
VMG Vdm Group 0.001 -50.00% $6.9M 625.03K
ONE Oneview Healthcare 0.05 -43.82% $8.8M 140.81K
LNY Laneway Resources Ltd 0.003 -40.00% $11.2M 21.82M
MQR Macquarie Resources 0.031 -38.00% $2.0M 247.27K
CTO Citigold Corporation 0.002 -33.33% $7.3M 17.17M
ROG Red Sky Energy 0.001 -33.33% $1.6M 4.00M
QFY Quantify Tech 0.001 -33.33% $3.9M 3.25M
AFR African Energy Resources 0.012 -29.41% $7.5M 254.43K
AD1 ApplyDirect 0.008 -27.27% $5.5M 477.78K
GEV Global Energy Ventures 0.07 -26.32% $26.5M 711.93K
BBX BBX Minerals Ltd 0.1 -25.93% $41.4M 209.50K
SGC Sacgasco 0.012 -25.00% $3.2M 1.58M
AHL Ahalife Holdings 0.003 -25.00% $4.8M 10.18M
FAM Family Insights Group 0.03 -25.00% $2.6M 6.61K
EAX Energy Action 0.12 -25.00% $4.2M 12.00K
BNR Bulletin Resources Ltd 0.016 -23.81% $3.8M 700.00K
FIJ Fiji Kava 0.045 -22.41% $5.5M 183.47K
RNT RENT.COM.AU Ltd 0.035 -22.22% $13.1M 1.12M
CVV Caravel Minerals Ltd 0.021 -22.22% $5.3M 47.67K

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