27 Jul '11, 11pm

How to fight organized wildlife crime in East Asia

How to fight organized wildlife crime in East Asia

A message to poachers: Kenya burns elephant ivory stockpile (07/21/2011) Yesterday the president of Kenya, Mwai Kibaki, sent a fiery signal to illegal wildlife traffickers worldwide. Kibaki lit up five tons of elephant ivory, worth $16 million on the black market, to show the continent's resolve to undercut illegal poaching. This was the second time Kenya has set fire to millions of dollars worth of ivory. 'Trophy' cell phone pictures lead to arrests of tiger poachers (07/14/2011) Two poachers were arrested in Thailand after a cell phone they left behind in the forest provided evidence of tiger poaching, reports the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). Rhino poaching on record pace (07/08/2011) Nearly 200 rhinos have been killed in South Africa through the first six months of 2011, reports TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network. Endangered Madagascar wildlife on sa...

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On Land & Sea, Organized Crime, Illegal Fishing, Continues To Wipe Out Wildlife

On Land & Sea, Organized Crime, Illegal Fishing...

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70 People Under Investigation For Falsifying Fishing Records Reports in Italian media (La Nuova Sardegna , AGI ) say that ...

August 04th, 2011 - 4th ASEAN and Asia Forum: A...

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ASEAN and Asia Forum (AAF) is an annual regional conference organized by the Singapore Institute of International Affairs,...

Apps World Asia 2011

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for the first 2 days of Sept. According to ABI Research, Application downloads in Asia alone will hit 2.4 billion by 2013 ...

Wildlife Wins: Endangered Species Act Funds Restored!

Wildlife Wins: Endangered Species Act Funds Res...

switchboard.nrdc.org 27 Jul '11, 9pm

Republicans and Democrats can’t find a whole lot to agree on these days. Well, today they did. Thirty-seven Republicans jo...

Today's animal friendly website of the day to check out: via #wcs.org

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wcs.org 30 Jul '11, 1pm

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Crowdfunding Comes to Asia, Website Says: A rep...

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Despite turbulence, economists positive about Asia business outlook With the recent Standard and Poor’s credit rating down...

Rolex Forums Latest Scene of the crime...: "Onl...

rolexforums.com 29 Jul '11, 4am

"Onlookers say it was a sight to see..." Finally broke down and removed one of the "fixed" or "permanent" links off the 6 ...

Singapore likely to be among worst-hit countrie...

straitstimes.com 29 Jul '11, 1am

SINGAPORE is likely to be among the worst-hit countries in Asia should the United States default on its massive debts lead...

Malaysia ranked 'most peaceful' in South-east Asia

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Malaysia has been ranked the most peaceful country in South-east Asia and the 19th safest out of 153 countries in the worl...

UOB chairman is Singapore's richest man-Forbes ...

sg.finance.yahoo.com 28 Jul '11, 5am

Topics: International Economy Government and Policy On Thursday 28 July 2011, 12:10 SGT SINGAPORE, July 28 (Reuters) - The...

Work begins on Eco-Link@BKE

Work begins on [email protected]

channelnewsasia.com 30 Jul '11, 3am

SINGAPORE: Work has started on Southeast Asia's first ecological corridor, [email protected], that links two nature reserves ac...