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Malaysia jails Vietnamese man for illegal logging, reserve encroachment

Vietnamese man has got three years in jail and $3,100 in fines for illegal logging and forest reserve encroachment in Malaysia.

Four Vietnamese caught poaching in Cambodia

Four Vietnamese nationals were arrested Wednesday after locals reported their poaching activities in a Cambodian wildlife sanctuary.

Vietnamese authorities probe illegal logging in world-famous national park

Police have launched an investigation into the illegal logging and spiriting away of dozens of rare trees in a central province national park.
April 11, 2019 | 10:04 am GMT+7

Saigon a hotspot for ivory trade: report

Saigon had the largest number of shops in Vietnam selling ivory items between 2016 and 2017, a wildlife trade report revealed recently.
January 08, 2019 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Philippines detains 5 Vietnamese fishermen, boat

Philippine authorities have seized a Vietnamese fishing boat and detained its five-member crew for allegedly illegal fishing in their country's territorial waters.
September 25, 2018 | 09:50 am GMT+7

Indonesia sinks 86 Vietnamese fishing boats

Indonesia has destroyed hundreds of foreign boats caught illegally fishing in its waters; 86 of these were Vietnamese.
August 24, 2018 | 08:56 am GMT+7

Vietnam province scrambles to save endangered monkey

A central Vietnam province is trying to buy back acacia plantations to save critically endangered douc langurs.
August 10, 2018 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

Protection forest bleeds out under rangers' nose in Vietnam

Large-scale logging has been going on for half a year now but officials only found out on Friday.
March 31, 2018 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Duterte oversees release and farewell of Vietnamese fishermen caught poaching in Filipino waters

The fishermen were arrested in September in an incident which also saw two other crew members killed.
November 30, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Philippines apologizes for killing of two Vietnamese fishermen

The two Vietnamese men were shot dead by Philippine naval personnel during a chase last month.
October 27, 2017 | 10:37 am GMT+7

Pacific leaders urged to pressure Vietnam over illegal fishing

The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency asked regional leaders to give Vietnam ‘a clear message’ about repeated offenses.
May 04, 2017 | 08:13 pm GMT+7

Endangered species poached in protected areas - WWF

'Unless they [natural world heritage sites] are protected effectively, we will lose them forever.'
April 18, 2017 | 08:03 am GMT+7

Suspected Vietnam poachers probed over 9 dead primates

The men could face up to seven years in jail and a fine of VND100 million ($4,480).
August 31, 2016 | 06:00 am GMT+7

Arrow star goes on fighting for rhinos in Vietnam

Paul Blackthorne, an American TV series star has headed to Vietnam since May 19 on a campaign to promote awareness about rhino conservation in a country which consumes up to 90 percent of rhinos poached from Africa.
June 01, 2016 | 06:14 pm GMT+7
 
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