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3 Vietnamese arrested in Thailand for smuggling rhino horns

The group was busted trying to smuggle about $453,000 worth of rhino horns from Angola to Vietnam.

Say NO to illegal wildlife products!

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Vietnam seizes 5 kilograms of rhino horn smuggled from Cambodia

Three Vietnamese smugglers were busted transporting the horn to Saigon.
July 27, 2017 | 10:30 am GMT+7

Vietnamese rhino horn smuggler nabbed in South Africa

The man was caught by customs officers in possession of about $466,000 worth of rhino horn.
June 16, 2017 | 10:25 pm GMT+7

African rhino horn shipment seized at Saigon airport

The haul was identified as rare white rhino horn with an estimated street value of nearly $352,000.
June 14, 2017 | 10:57 pm GMT+7

Vietnam busts major wildlife trafficking ring

Two frozen tigers and 36 kilograms of rhino horn have been seized in Hanoi.
April 29, 2017 | 09:07 pm GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City customs seize 5 kilograms of African rhino horn

The horns, valued at $265,000, were seized from two Vietnamese passengers returning from Africa.
April 17, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7

South Africa's top court lifts ban on domestic sales in rhino horn

Critics are concerned that domestic rhino horn buyers could illicitly supply markets in Vietnam and China.
April 06, 2017 | 08:10 pm GMT+7

Vietnam seizes 50 kilos of rhino horn from Kenyan cargo flight

The horns, which have an estimated street value of around $880,000, were packed in a suitcase registered to no one.
December 30, 2016 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Major rhino horn seized at Vietnam airport

The major bust coincided with pledges to step up enforcement during a conference in Hanoi.
November 20, 2016 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese youth rally against dog slaughter and animal cruelty

The next generation want their voices to be heard before it's too late.
October 17, 2016 | 01:44 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to beef up fight against illegal wildlife trade

The Prime Minister steps in, urging agencies concerned at all levels to combat the trafficking of wild animals.
September 18, 2016 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Ogilvy Vietnam gives back two Cannes Lions due to 'an error in judgment'

Advertising agency Ogilvy in Vietnam has returned a pair of Lions awards without any outside pressure.
July 30, 2016 | 11:33 am GMT+7

South Africa says domestic rhino horn trade on ice, takes issue to top court

South Africa's department of environmental affairs said on Wednesday an on-again-off-again moratorium on domestic trade in rhino horn had been reinstated after it appealed to the ...
June 09, 2016 | 07:54 pm GMT+7