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Hong Kong votes to ban ivory trade by 2021

At the very end of 2016, China’s State Council — the…

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China’s ivory trade ban takes effect

A ban on selling all ivory products in China was announced by the government in 2016 and took effect…

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Is donkey skin the new ivory?

As the global ivory market responds to China’s crackdown on domestic trade, concerns are being raised about other…

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Ivory prices down after ban, activists fear stockpiling

The Guardian reports that “the price of raw ivory in Asia has fallen dramatically” since the Chinese…

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Is China losing its taste for ivory?

Writing in the Washington Post, Simon Denyer reports that “China will close 67 ivory carving factories…

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Chinese rhino horn smugglers walk into South African police station and get deported

Chinese duo…

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News roundup: Self-taught villager wins lawsuit against chemicals company

Farmer wins court battle against state-owned chemicals company A farmer in China’s northern province of Heilongjiang has won his…

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News roundup: China bans ivory trade, Trump-China update and Bitcoin surges

TODAY’S TOP STORIES China bans ivory trade In a “historic” announcement at the very end of 2016,…

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