A visitor in Jilin province on the border with North Korea. Banks in the area are reportedly stopping North Koreans from sending remittances. Photo: AP

Chinese bank ban ‘threatens to tighten chokehold’ on trade with North Korea

Ban applies across the board but cash and barter system offer ways around the sanctions, analysts say

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis

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A visitor in Jilin province on the border with North Korea. Banks in the area are reportedly stopping North Koreans from sending remittances. Photo: AP
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