Zoo operators have until August to meet guidelines

  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 15 May 2012

SEPANG: Zoos and wildlife sanctuaries have until August to clean up their act or face closure.

Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Douglas Uggah Embas said new guidelines for zoos were imposed in February and those that did not meet the guidelines on the treatment of animals would have to shut down.

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

Foreign workers’ dorm destroyed in Melaka fire
Hot spell: Another RM400,000 allocated to build water pumps to help padi farmers in Kelantan
Kedah and Perlis sign land, maritime boundary agreement
Fahmi expresses commitment to uplifting dignity of media practitioners
Anwar reiterates commitment to welfare of Armed Forces personnel
South Korean province keen to establish trade ties with Sabah
Number of 'sick', abandoned housing projects expected to increase, says deputy minister
Enough policemen deployed to ensure smooth traffic flow during school hols, says Johor's top cop
Food inflation rate reduced, thanks to Menu Rahmah, says Salahuddin
Work together to defend palm oil, Fadillah tells Malaysians

Others Also Read