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Changwat Nonthaburi
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Illegal Agarwood

‘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,...

Vietnamese man’s body found buried in Thai wildlife sanctuary

A Vietnamese man’s body has been found buried in a wildlife sanctuary in Chaiyaphum province. A patrol unit of the Forestry Department found a grave...

Mainlanders tagged in illegal logging of agarwood in HK

Wild evergreen trees that produce the highly valued agarwood are being cut down in the forested areas of Hong Kong by suspected illegal loggers...