A file picture of the Giant panda Mei Xiang at the National Zoo in Washington. Photo: AFP A file picture of the Giant panda Mei Xiang at the National Zoo in Washington. Photo: AFP
A file picture of the Giant panda Mei Xiang at the National Zoo in Washington. Photo: AFP
Pandas

Giant pandas taken off global ‘endangered’ list as population rebounds

Species now classified as ‘vulnerable’ by international conservation union, but experts warn the animals face growing threat from destruction of their habitat

Topic |   Pandas
A file picture of the Giant panda Mei Xiang at the National Zoo in Washington. Photo: AFP A file picture of the Giant panda Mei Xiang at the National Zoo in Washington. Photo: AFP
A file picture of the Giant panda Mei Xiang at the National Zoo in Washington. Photo: AFP
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