Budget 2020 a boon to tiger conservation, says WWF-Malaysia


Desmond Davidson

It is estimated that there are fewer than 200 Malayan tigers left in the wild. – AFP pic, October 13, 2019.

WORLD Wide Fund for Nature-Malaysia (WWF-Malaysia) is ecstatic that Budget 2020 fulfils its biggest wish: to help save Malayan tigers, of which fewer than 200 roam the wild.

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng, when tabling the budget in Parliament on Friday, said the government will allocate RM48 million to preserve the country’s forests and natural biodiversity.


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