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Vietnam seizes nearly a ton of pangolin scales, ivory

Pangolins are treasured in Vietnam and the region for their meat and the alleged medicinal properties of their scales.

‘UMNO’ could tip the ‘Scales’ at Sg Kandis polls

The party may for the first time ditch the Barisan Nasional logo, hoping to woo Malay voters in the wake of its historic general election defeat.

Hong Kong shops defy ban on pangolin trade

Despite an international ban, many shops in Hong Kong sell pangolin products.

Thailand seizes 136 live pangolins smuggled from Malaysia

Thai Customs believe the pangolins originally came from Indonesia before they were smuggled into Malaysia and later to Thailand to be sent to Laos and China.

RM5.1 million of pangolin scales seized

The illegal shipment of scales from the critically endangered pangolin have been uncovered at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport by Customs officials.