VOA Reports on Cell Phone Use in North Korea

three people on a street using cell phones

Washington, D.C., March 4th, 2014 – VOA Korean Service reporter Yonho Kim will participate in a joint VOA-U.S.-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS panel discussion, “Telecommunications and Technology in North Korea,” on Thursday, March 6. Kim will discuss cell phone use in North Korea.
Mr. Kim travelled to Seoul, South Korea in 2013 to interview North Korean defectors and diaspora to compile data for his report, “Cell Phones in North Korea: Has North Korea Entered the Telecommunications Revolutions?”.