• Panda Awareness Week hits London

    2012-09-26 09:51

    International Panda Awareness Week (PAW) got off to a colorful start on July 4, with 108 costumed "pandas" on hand to perform a tai chi inspired dance in the middle of Trafalgar Square.

  • Giant pandas grab London's imagination

    2012-09-25 16:33

    Sichuan province in Southwest China is home to the giant panda and boasts the largest population of the animals in the world.

  • 'Panda taxis' a hit on London streets

    2012-06-04 07:48

    Millions of tourists flocking to London for the Olympic Games this summer can also learn more about China's giant pandas - not by visiting a zoo, but by taking a ride in one of London's iconic black taxies.

  • London black cab features panda decor for 2012 Olympics

    2012-06-03 10:35

    With the 2012 Olympic Games just around the corner, a number of London's iconic black cabs, but more vibrant in their newly painted panda outfits, will park at landmarks across the city.

  • London's Panda man

    2012-02-05 08:24

    Xie Jinbiao, a one-time teenage terror, is now a prominent post-1980s Chinese businessman who runs what is considered the only panda-themed toy and souvenir store in London.

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