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Ivory trade

Letters to the Editor, November 3, 2012

Differentiating legal and illegal trade

Saturday, 3 November, 2012, 2:45am 1 comment

Recent seizure of ivory in Hong Kong underlines need to save the elephants

Hong Kong's being a bridge between mainland China and the rest of the world is not just about cross-border trade. The seizure at the Kwai Chung container port last week of one of the world's biggest hauls of smuggled ivory re-emphasised that our city also has a duty to uphold international rules. The mainland's rapidly growing appetite for elephant tusks puts us on the firing line.

24 Oct 2012 - 2:29am

Letters to the Editor, October 3, 2012

China must lead world in emissions cuts

I refer to the article ("China, EU strike deal to cut carbon", September 21).

3 Oct 2012 - 1:42am 2 comments