• Singapore ready to greet panda pair

    2012-09-24 16:24

    Meeting President Hu Jintao in Beijing on Tuesday, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said his nation is looking forward to the arrival of the panda pair Wujie and Hubao.

  • 'Pandamania' bears take rocky French road to parenthood

    2012-09-24 16:24

    Like many normal young couples starting a life together, Huan Huan and Yuan Zi have moved into anew home, happily go about their daily business, and hopes are high for a baby.

  • Chengdu claims first birth of panda this year

    2012-09-24 16:24

    Lili, a giant panda, gave birth to a male baby panda at 11:20 pm local time on July 28 in Chengdu's Giant Panda Research and Breeding Base.

  • Pandas trained for harsh life out in the wild

    2012-09-24 16:24

    At 8 am on Thursday, keepers from the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda in the Wolong Nature Reserve used fresh bamboo shoots to lure Cao Cao, a 10-year-old panda, and her male cub, Tao Tao, into separate cages.

  • Chengdu Pandas settle in France

    2012-09-24 16:24

    A pair of pandas named, Yuanzai and Huanhuan from the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding flew to France on Jan 15, 2012. This marks the beginning of the ten-year Sino-France cooperation for the giant panda international breeding program.

  • Girl, panda share more than just a name

    2012-01-06 08:03

    LONDON - A girl of Chinese and Scottish descent named Tian Tian met her namesake - a female panda - at Edinburgh Zoo on Thursday.

  • Panda pair arrive at Scotland's Edinburgh Zoo

    2011-12-05 07:59

    Bagpipe player welcomes duo from Sichuan in traditional style

  • Scotland to welcome panda pair

    2011-11-29 07:56

    CHENGDU / LONDON - Two of China's pandas will head to Scotland on Sunday morning to make their debut at Edinburgh Zoo, a leading panda expert with the Bifengxia base of China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda in Ya'an, Sichuan province, said on Monday.

Panda Facts
  • Panda facts I

    In China, most giant pandas live in the mountains of Qinling, Minshan, Qionglai, Daxiangling and Xiaoxiangling.

  • Panda facts II

    By the end of 2011, the number of wild giant pandas in the world was about 1,590.

Pandas Abroad