Toward Which Should They Orient Country’s Economic Development?

The respected Comrade Kim Jong Un said in the report to the 7th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea on the work of the Central Committee that they should orient the country’s economic development towards creating an affluent and cultured life for the people.

Kim Jong Un said that the genuine features and essential characteristics of the economic giant built by the WPK are not only that the country is highly developed in terms of productivity and national income; it must also be a people’s paradise which provides its people with an affluent and cultured life.

Kim Jong Un said that in solving all the problems that arise in economic construction, their benchmark should be the demand for independence and the interests of the people. He said that they should attach importance to the development of the sectors that directly influence their livelihood, furnish the working people with excellent conditions for their working and material life and expand the scope of the Party’s and state’s people-oriented policies, so as to steadily improve their standard of living.