• Fri, 25 May 2018 17:28:48
    Islanders say monkeys bring tourists
    A public hearing was held yesterday between the Sirey community, led by Pongchart Chouehorm, director of the Natural and Wildlife Education Centre at Khao Phra Thaew reserve in Thalang, and Prarob Hanchang, the director of the Natural Resources Division in Phuket.
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  • Wed, 23 May 2018 08:00:00
    Locals in Rassada agree to monkey birth control, moving some to nearby islands
    A public hearing was held yesterday with the Tha Chin community in Rassada, led by the director of the Natural and Wildlife Education Centre at Khao Phra Thaew Non-Hunting Area in Thalang, Pongchart Chouehorm.
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  • Mon, 21 May 2018 16:46:57
    Protected tortoises rescued in alleged smuggling interception
    Wildlife protection officials on Monday intercepted an alleged attempt to smuggle 14 protected African tortoises and other animals through Nong Khai to Laos and on to Vietnam, and arrested six people.
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  • Wed, 16 May 2018 17:20:00
    Wildlife items seized from house in Chiang Mai
    Police have seized nearly 40 wildlife items, including two ivory tusks, 10 gaur horns, 12 antlers, three tiger skins and nine Asian golden cat (Catopuma temminckii) skins from a Thai traditional house in Chiang Mai province on Tuesday evening.
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  • Fri, 11 May 2018 17:52:27
    'Kung Fu' red pandas settle into new Laos sanctuary
    Luang Prabang, Laos - Munching on bamboo and lazing under a fan spraying cooling mist, "Jackie Chan" is in a relaxed mood, one of three red pandas once destined for the exotic wildlife trade but now instead settling into a new home in a leafy Laos sanctuary.
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  • Wed, 09 May 2018 12:07:02
    Korat farmers mull wildlife controls after boar herd raids crops
    Farmers in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Khon Buri district held an “urgent” meeting on Wednesday to discuss ways of keeping wildlife from Thap Lan National Park from raiding their crops.
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  • Mon, 07 May 2018 11:09:33
    Premchai, wife and friend in court over ivory possession charges
    Premchai Karnasuta, the embattled CEO of the Italian-Thai Development company, accompanied by his wife Kanitha and her close aid Wandee Sompoom, reported to a judge at Bangkok's Ratchadapisek Criminal Court on Monday morning over a charge of illegal possession of African ivory tusks, considered as endangered wildlife carcasses.
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  • Sun, 06 May 2018 01:00:00
    Action plan aims for clean, cheap energy for parks
    AN ACTION plan to develop cheaper and environmentally friendly power supply for national parks nationwide is being drafted in a joint venture involving the Department of National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) and King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT).
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  • Sun, 06 May 2018 01:00:00
    Action plan being drafted to help national parks use clean, cheap energy
    An action plan to develop cheaper and environmentally friendly power supply for national parks nationwide is being drafted in a joint venture involving the Department of National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) and King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT).
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  • Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00:00
    Premchai faces seven charges
    Police plea for three more charges turned down by attorney general
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  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 16:56:40
    Winning wildlife photo 'likely' stuffed animal
    London - The winner of a prestigious wildlife photography competition last year was disqualified on Friday after organisers said it was "highly likely" the anteater depicted was a stuffed specimen usually on display at a national park visitor centre.
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  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    No impact on ITD operations from poaching case, Premchai tells shareholders
    EMBATTLED construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta yesterday told shareholders of Italian-Thai Development (ITD) that the much-publicised killing of a black leopard – whose remains were found at his campsite in a wildlife sanctuary in February – would not affect the company’s business and it would continue to bid for more construction projects.
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  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Six charges finalised against ITD boss
    THREE MONTHS after Italian-Thai Construction president Premchai Karnasuta was arrested in a wildlife sanctuary where the butchered fresh meat of an endangered black leopard was found, public prosecutors have resolved to lay six charges against him.
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  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 19:00:00
    Premchai's wife charged with filing false information on tusks
    The Wildlife Conservation Office on Wednesday filed a complaint with police against the wife of embattled construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta for allegedly giving and documenting false information in relation to their registration of two pairs of tusks seized from their house.
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  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Wildlife damage in Premchai case ‘worth Bt12.75m’
    THE NATIONAL Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department has assessed the damage allegedly caused by construction magnate Premchai Karnasuta and three other suspects to the ecology of Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary to be worth Bt12.75 million, a source said yesterday.
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