Last Updated: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 00:50
Cambodian authorities intercepted 3 tons of illegal ivory today that was stashed in shipping containers, in the largest such seizure in the Southeast Asian country, an official said.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 19:01
China, the world`s biggest consumer of trafficked ivory, has signalled its intent to crack down on the thriving illegal trade by destroying over six tonnes of confiscated tusks and carved pieces.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013, 11:55
A new method for dating elephant tusks has been devised by the researchers to make it easier to enforce the ivory ban and save the African elephant from extinction.
Last Updated: Monday, November 12, 2012, 08:45
Customs authorities in Dubai have seized ivory worth as much as 15 million dirhams (USD 4.1 million) from more than 100 poached elephants.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 03, 2011, 13:32
The wildlife watchdog, says that the illegal ivory trade has been rising globally since 2004 largely due to increasing demand in China.
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