North Korea

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UNOPS provides this service to the Global Fund in the following countries as of July 2014: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovnia, China, Ethiopia, Kosovo, DPR Korea, Maldives, Pakistan, Serbia, Turkmenistan, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Yemen.
DPR Korea played in the last World Cup and is a very good team, we will need to continue in the same fashion," he added.
Syria is in the same group as Saudi Arabia, Japan and Jordan, while the 2010 champion Iraq is up against Iran, DPR Korea and the UAE.
Launched in 1981 as a project of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations, Infofish is committed to promoting fishery products from its member countries - Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Iran, DPR Korea, Malaysia, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Thailand.
Korea will then visit Turkmenistan on Saturday, June 14 before hosting DPR Korea eight days later.
Still, noted UNEP director Klaus Topfer at the report's launch, "By bringing together the available environmental information and identifying priority issues, the report will help strengthen monitoring and assessment, policy setting, action planning, and resourcing in DPR Korea.
The ambassador said the present Supreme Leader is updating the development and prosperity of the DPR Korea and giving priority to development of science and technology and he emphasised this in his new year address of January 1, 2015.
He said Pakistan and DPR Korea had signed a trade agreement in 1979, but bilateral trade was still not up to the available potential and both countries should accelerate efforts to improve economic ties which were very important to tap all untapped areas of mutual cooperation.
In Group F, Australia, Myanmar and Hong Kong will face group hosts Chinese Taipei , while DPR Korea, Thailand, Cambodia and the Philippines will be in action in Group G.
In other quarter-final encounters, Japan take on DPR Korea, Qatar meet China while Thailand face-off with Uzbekistan.
Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Cyprus, DPR Korea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Palau, Palestinian Authority, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tonga, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, and Yemen are the members of APA.
The 15 qualified nations for the cup are: Japan, Korea Republic, DPR Korea, Bahrain, China, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan and of course, the host Australia.
The next round of qualifiers for Australia 2015 will be held on November 15, when Saudi Arabia and the UAE could become the first teams to progress through qualifying andjoin hosts Australia, defending champions Japan as well as Korea Republic and DPR Korea in booking their berths at the continental championship, which runs from Jan.
DPR Korea, who won both AFC U-19 and U-16 Championships last year, will meet UAE while Australia will face Yemen in the second round.
Turkmenistan only needed a point at CR & FC Grounds to advance to the last four, but Nurmuradov's 70th minute effort ensured second place in Group B behind DPR Korea, who beat already-eliminated defending champions India 3-0 at Sugathadasa Stadium.