A group of alleged elephant poachers including a local village official were detained in Rangoon Division’s Taikkyi township in connection with the recent killing of an elephant.
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Burma among four countries billed as transit routes for tiger trafficking as Interpol launches worldwide bid to protect threatened animal
Reports finds bear products illegally on sale in more than half of all outlets surveyed in Burma, despite a strict domestic ban on the trade
Tiger population in the Mekong region has fallen 70 percent in the past 12 years, with rights groups urging Southeast Asian governments to halt illegal trade in tiger parts
Dec 29, 2009 (AFP), Burma has freed four Taiwanese fishermen held in detention for over a month for alleged illegal fishing, a Taipei official said Monday, after a fine was[…]
Dec 7, 2009 (AFP), Burma has charged 128 foreign fishermen with violating immigration laws after they were arrested last month for illegal fishing, an official said Sunday. The group, currently[…]