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No compensation for Hong Kong’s ivory traders ahead of total ban, says environment deputy

The environment undersecretary has stood by the government’s official stance that no compensation will be given to ivory traders when the ivory ban is implemented. Undersecretary Tse Chin-wan said at a Legislative Council hearing on Wednesday that the proposed ban in five years will not violate the Basic Law, Hong Kong’s de facto constitution. After receiving legal advice, he also said […]