Singapore to ban sale of elephant ivory from 2021 World

Singapore to ban sale of elephant ivory from 2021

The Singaporean government said on August 12 that it will impose a blanket ban on the domestic sale of elephant ivory and products from 2021 as a campaign against illegal wildlife trade is being tightened.
Hanoi looks to strengthen links with South Africa Politics

Hanoi looks to strengthen links with South Africa

Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on July 16 hosted a reception for South African Ambassador to Vietnam Mpetjane Kgaogelo Kekgoro, during which the two sides discussed issues of common concern.
Singapore destroys tusks worth 9 million USD World

Singapore destroys tusks worth 9 million USD

The Singaporean Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) on June 13 crushed 7.9 tonnes of elephant ivory estimated to be worth about 9 million USD which were seized since January 2014.