|calendar>>September 19. 2011 Juch 100
Modernization Project and Joint Venture Company Go Operational
Pyongyang, September 19 (KCNA) -- The Hyesan Youth Mine in Ryanggang Province was successfully updated as required by the new century.
The workers and technicians of the mine together with Chinese technicians and skilled workers completed the vast modernization project and successively ensured their commissioning.
The modernization of various production processes including mining, carriage and ore dressing made it possible to boost mineral production and thus contribute to economic development and the improvement of the standard of people's living.
A ceremony for the completion of the modernization project at the Hyesan Youth Mine and the Hyesan-China Joint Venture Mineral Company was held on Monday.
Present there were Kang Min Chol, minister of Mining Industry, Kim Hi Thaek and officials concerned, Liu Hongcai, Chinese ambassador to the DPRK, and staff members of his embassy and Han Youhong, president of the Wanxiang Resources Co., Ltd. of China, and personages concerned.
Ri Mun Yong, manager of the Ryanggang Provincial Mining Complex, made an address to be followed by congratulatory and other speeches.
At the end of the ceremony, the participants went round production processes.
That day a reception was given in connection with the ceremony.
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