User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

On June 23 2016, Betong Wildlife Checkpoint officials inspected the Baanbunnungsina Market in Yala province on the days the market is open (Thursday and Sunday) to prevent trades in wildlife or wildlife remains.

User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

On June 16 2016, Betong Wildlife Checkpoint worked with officials travelling between Bukit Berlapid Wildlife Checkpoint and Pengkalan Hulu sub-district of the state of Perak in Malaysia in order to study the general physical information of neighboring border cities. The locations were found to be properly organized, cleaned, and clearly labeled. There were also signboards detailing the routes to the nearest stations. Most importantly, there were photos labeled with the phone numbers for organizations on the suppression and prevention of illegal wildlife trades such as WWF, TRAFFIC, and etc.

User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

On June 2 2016, Betong Wildlife Checkpoint reported in on the status of the coordination with Malaysia. They had contacted with senior officials of Bukit Berlapid Customs House and exchanged names and contact information for future endeavors in coordinating together. From the talks, it was learned that a strict regulation have always been imposed on international wildlife trades. For example, only certified official can prepare permits for imports and exports purposes. Betong Customs House has met with the new head of the checkpoint to ask for their continued cooperation in checking vehicle crossing the borders.

Copyright © 2017 ASEAN Wildlife Enforcement Network. All Rights Reserved.

Search