Myanmar authorities seized over 626 tonnes of illegal timbers across Myanmar in a week, according to a release from the Forest Department under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation yesterday.
Kratie military police seize two vans full of illegal timber.
National Committee for Forest Crime Prevention orders to not to destroy timber seized during crackdowns.
Companies are called to investing in timber plantations for sustainable wood.
Pring in pre-trial detention for allegedly unauthorised stockpiling rosewood.
A Taiwanese entrepreneur plans to expand his timber plantation by 5,000 hectares.
Cambodia is seeking Vietnam’s help to curb timber smuggling.
National Committee for Forest Crime Prevention seize nine trucks.
Kratie court to question timber tycoon Kong Kroeng over suspected illegal logging.
A timber tycoon is summoned to be questioned over suspected illegal logging.
Timber tycoon Soeng Sam Ol case might be transferred to Phnom Penh Court.
Court jails a timber businessman for stocking luxury timber without authorisation.
Mondulkiri agriculture dep. denies it allowed private firms to transport timber.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries states that last year it cracked down on more than 1,000 cases.
Kampong Thom forestry officials seize 35 pieces of luxury timber from a bus.
Officials deny a RFA report saying that timber is being illegally smuggled to Vietnam.
Cambodian and Vietnamese officials on Monday began a five-day conference to discuss timber trade management, including an incoming trade deal between Vietnam and the European Union that has been decried by environmentalists.
Military police in Kon Mom seize more than 100 large timber logs which villagers came across in a forest in Trapaing Krahorm.
Four suspects are jailed for illegally harvesting luxury timber from a protected forest in Mondulkiri province’s Koh Nhek.
An environmental bid to the UN to oppose the EU-Vietnam timber trade deal.
The EU quashes concerns over a trade deal on tropical timber with Vietnam.
A group of environmental NGOs has called on the European Union to postpone signing a trade deal on tropical timber with Vietnam until Vietnam declares a moratorium on illegal timber imports from Cambodia’s forests.
Police and forestry officials in Siem Reap province’s Saut Nikum district on seize about 20 tonnes of illegal timber hidden under a load of rice.
Kampong Thom Forestry Administration seize vehicles illegally transporting timber.
A joint task-force arrest five people found transporting illegally-felled timber.
Ratanakkiri police and forestry administration officials raid a house and seized a large pile of various types of timber.
The Stung Treng Provincial Forestry Administration said it confiscated 52 pieces of illegal wood in Stung Treng city.
More than 2,000 luxury timber saplings have been planted around the Angkor complex in Siem Reap province.
Siem Reap police arrest a journalist used a gun to extort money from a military officer.
Nearly 60 homes were destroyed when fire, whipped up by strong winds, raced through timber buildings in Russey Keo district’s Russey Keo commune early today.