Foreign Languages Publishing House

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Foreign Languages Publishing House
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Chosŏn'gŭl 외국문출판사
Hancha 外國文出版社
Revised Romanization Oegungmun-chulpansa
McCune–Reischauer Oegungmun-ch'ulp'ansa

The Foreign Languages Publishing House is the central North Korean publishing bureau of foreign-language documents, located in the Potonggang-guyok of Pyongyang, North Korea.[1] It employs a small group of foreigners to revise translations of North Korean texts so as to make those texts suitable for foreign-language publication.

Foreign Languages Publishing House maintains the Naenara web portal.[2]

Foreign Languages Publishing House has a sports team in the Paektusan Prize civil servants games.[3]

See also[edit]

  • Progress Publishers – a Soviet printing house which published books and pamphlets in English on a wide range of topics


  1. ^ "Government Offices, North Korea Uncovered". Retrieved 29 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Naenara". Foreign Languages Publishing House. 2017. Retrieved 16 May 2017. 
  3. ^ Ri Sung-ik (9 February 2017). "Paektusan Prize civil servants games continue". The Pyongyang Times. Retrieved 16 May 2017. 

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