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Saturday, September 21, 2019
Illegal Agarwood

Six Indonesians Plead Guilty for Trespass in Malaysian Wildlife Crime Hotspot

Six Indonesians pleaded guilty yesterday to charges for trespassing into the Lanjak-Entimau Wildlife Sanctuary, a hotspot for wildlife crime including the illegal extraction of...

Seven detained for possessing gaharu wood worth millions

Sabah Conservation chief Datuk Sam Mannan said in a statement Monday (Feb 5) that the seven comprising six illegal immigrants and a Cambodian were...

Agarwood, animal parts: Man held

Keningau: A suspect was detained by the Sabah Forestry Department for alleged possession of agarwood and protected animal parts in a raid on a...

82kg agarwood seized; man held in Tawau raid

A Special Action Team of the State Forestry Department recently seized 82kg of agarwood and detained a suspect during a raid on a house...

Dept warns against stealing agarwood

Sabah's Chief Conservator of Forests, Datuk Sam Mannan, has issued a fresh warning against stealing agarwood, saying his department will not hesitate to take...

Three MOUs Worth over RM93 mil Exchanged During the Launch of BioMalaysia 2017

Three Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreements worth over RM93 million were exchanged today during the launch of BioMalaysia & Asia Pacific Bioeconomy 2017 (BioMalaysia...

Trial set on Sept 10 for woman accused of being getaway driver for illegal...

Five Cambodian men and a 55-year-old Malaysian woman of Cambodian descent, who was their 'getaway' driver, thought they could run off with their loot...

Scent of decline hangs heavy

TWO issues affecting forestry and wildlife in Johor were recently exposed and seriously need looking into. The first is poaching of the valuable agarwood resin,...

‘Liquid gold’ rush endangers karas trees

Sorja Tan remembers a time when it was easy to find karas trees – tall, straight jungle giants – that grew in the forest...

Brisk business for agarwood

Jalan Bukit Bintang is known for its glitzy malls and bars, which tourists make a beeline for. However, among the bustling nightspots and shopping centres,...