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Ivory seizure exposes Japan's lax domestic ivory trade controls - TRAFFIC - Wildlife Trade News
Ivory seizure exposes Japan's lax domestic ivory trade controls - TRAFFIC - Wildlife Trade NewsTRAFFIC - Wildlife Trade News
Ivory seizure exposes Japan's lax domestic ivory trade controlsTRAFFIC - Wildlife Trade NewsThe seizure was said to relate to a number of illegal ivory transactions conducted between December 2015 and February 2016 involving 27 suspects, including the owner and the employees of a Tokyo-based antiques company and...
23 June 2017 Hits: 1
According to game theory, China's ban on ivory will help save ... - Quartz
According to game theory, China's ban on ivory will help save ... - QuartzQuartz
According to game theory, China's ban on ivory will help save ...QuartzIt's no exaggeration to say that African elephants are in grave danger. The forest elephant, native to Central Africa, is on the edge of extinction. Savanna ...This seed can be made to look like ivory. So could it save the ... - EWNEyewitness Newsall 2 news...
18 June 2017 Hits: 8
Africa: Game Theory Suggests China Should Keep Its Ivory Trade Ban in Place Indefinitely - AllAfrica.com
Africa: Game Theory Suggests China Should Keep Its Ivory Trade Ban in Place IndefinitelyAllAfrica.comIn December 2016 Chinese authorities announced that they would implement a domestic ivory trade ban by the end of 2017. The news was greeted enthusiastically. Prices have fallen since the announcement. In late 2015, raw ivory sold for about...
16 June 2017 Hits: 5
Hong Kong Landed New Bill To Ban The Ivory Trade - Science Times
Hong Kong Landed New Bill To Ban The Ivory Trade - Science TimesScience Times
Hong Kong Landed New Bill To Ban The Ivory TradeScience Times(Photo : Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Elephants carved from illegal Ivory are displayed at an 'Endangered Species' exhibition at London Zoo on September 12, 2011 in London, England. The exhibition is organised by 'Operation Charm', a Metropolitan Police ......
15 June 2017 Hits: 5
Hong Kong plans to ban ivory trade - BBC News
Hong Kong plans to ban ivory trade - BBC NewsBBC News
Hong Kong plans to ban ivory tradeBBC NewsThe Hong Kong government is set to introduce a local law to stop the trade in ivory completely by 2021. This is a bill that elephant conservationists have been championing for years. Hong Kong has some of the busiest container terminals and airports in ......
14 June 2017 Hits: 7
China and the Closing of the Ivory Trade | The New Yorker - The New Yorker
China and the Closing of the Ivory Trade | The New Yorker - The New YorkerThe New Yorker
China and the Closing of the Ivory Trade | The New YorkerThe New YorkerPeter Canby writes about China's decision to shutter ivory factories and outlets, and how this action will affect the poaching of African elephants.and more »...
12 June 2017 Hits: 5
Uganda's MFA says Chinese diplomats not involved in ivory trade - Independent
Uganda's MFA says Chinese diplomats not involved in ivory trade - IndependentIndependent
Uganda's MFA says Chinese diplomats not involved in ivory tradeIndependentKampala, Uganda | MIN FA| Following leaked reports that President Yoweri Museveni had ordered a probe into collusion between Uganda Wildlife Authority ...and more »...
12 June 2017 Hits: 13
African and Asian investigators break up ivory smuggling syndicate - The Japan Times
African and Asian investigators break up ivory smuggling syndicate - The Japan TimesNews24
African and Asian investigators break up ivory smuggling syndicateThe Japan TimesNAIROBI – Seven smugglers involved in the illegal ivory trade from Uganda to Singapore have been arrested as a result of an 18-month investigation by African and Asian law enforcement officials, a countertrafficking organization said. The operation ...Trans...
12 June 2017 Hits: 8
Game theory suggests China should keep its ivory trade ban in place indefinitely - EconoTimes
Game theory suggests China should keep its ivory trade ban in place indefinitely - EconoTimesEconoTimes
Game theory suggests China should keep its ivory trade ban in place indefinitelyEconoTimesIn December 2016 Chinese authorities announced that they would implement a domestic ivory trade ban by the end of 2017. The news was greeted enthusiastically. Prices have fallen since the announcement. In late 2015, raw ivory sold for about...
09 June 2017 Hits: 9
Hong Kong announces bill to ban ivory trade | Taiwan News - Taiwan News
Hong Kong announces bill to ban ivory trade | Taiwan News - Taiwan NewsTaiwan News
Hong Kong announces bill to ban ivory trade | Taiwan NewsTaiwan News(HONG KONG / WILDAID) - Hong Kong came one step closer to legislating a full ivory trade ban on Tuesday after a heated debate between conservationists and ...and more »...
09 June 2017 Hits: 10