The panda Xing Er in the new enclosure in Copenhagen Zoo on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Photo: AP

Chinese pandas welcomed by Denmark’s queen to new US$24 million yin-yang shaped zoo enclosure

  • The animals, which are on loan, arrived last week in cargo containers under China’s popular ‘panda diplomacy’ initiative
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The panda Xing Er in the new enclosure in Copenhagen Zoo on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Photo: AP
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Le Le (left) and Ying Ying (right) were given to Hong Kong in 2007 as a gift from the central government. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong’s Ocean Park giant pandas have once again failed to mate naturally

  • Keepers have attempted to artificially inseminate female Ying Ying
  • They say they are considering transferring the pair to their native Sichuan province, where there would be more potential mates
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Le Le (left) and Ying Ying (right) were given to Hong Kong in 2007 as a gift from the central government. Photo: AFP
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