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bear bile trade in Peninsular Malaysia

Published 21st October 2019

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Collaborative effort needed to end the illegal bear bile trade in Peninsular Malaysia

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, 21st October 2019 – The illegal trade in bear parts for traditional medicine persists in Malaysia with a higher percentage of shops selling products claiming to contain some form of bear bile now, compared to four years ago.

An update on the bear bile trade in Peninsular Malaysia

Report author(s):
Lalita Gomez

Publication date:
October 2019