29 May '11, 5am

Singapore theme park urged to free dolphins - Yahoo! News

RWS purchased a total of 27 wild-caught Indo-pacific bottlenose dolphins from the Solomon Islands... The dolphins were sent to the Philippines or Langkawi for training and will ultimately be sent to Singapore... In 2010, two of the RWS wild-caught dolphins died in the Langkawi enclosures despite the “top-class care” that RWS had promised... They died from bacterial infection... The Langkawi enclosures failed in many aspects... It failed to provide shelter, there was excessive noise around the enclosure, the water quality was poor, they did not havie sufficient emergency procedures and no sufficient programme of measures for illness prevention and control... The wild-caught dolphins were housed in enclosures which provided at most 0.001% of the smallest recorded natural home range for bottlenose dolphins. (40 sq meters vs 40 sq kilometers). What is a 40 sq meters enclosure ...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/singapore-theme-park-urged-free-...

Tweets

Push to free 'world's saddest dolphins' from Si...

The Sydney Morning Herald, 30 May 2011 A Singapore animal welfare group on Friday launched a campaign to urge a casino and...

Group uses social media in bid to free dolphins

Group uses social media in bid to free dolphins

straitstimes.com 28 May '11, 4am

Mr Kevin Poh, 32, and Ms Jaclyn Lim, 28, making a statement yesterday at Far East Plaza, where Acres is holding roadshows....

Activist Ric O'Barry urges RWS to free dolphins caught for its oceanarium, adding capture practices are cruel

Activist Ric O'Barry urges RWS to free dolphins...

straitstimes.com 29 May '11, 1am

Mr Ric O'Barry shot to fame with his film The Cove on the capture and killing of dolphins in Japan. During dolphin hunts i...

ACRES needs your help to “Save the World’s Saddest Dolphins” | The Online Citizen

ACRES needs your help to “Save the World’s Sadd...

theonlinecitizen.com 27 May '11, 3pm

At the turn of this year, I interviewed Louis Ng, the Executive Director of the Animals Concerns and Research & Education ...

Resorts World ready for Phase Two opening: BY T...

straitstimes.com 27 May '11, 11pm

RWS' executive chairman Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay said at a press conference on Friday that barring any incidents, the resort i...

Resorts World Sentosa bought 27 wild dolphins, caught from the Solomon Islands for their Marine Life Park attraction.

Resorts World Sentosa bought 27 wild dolphins, ...

channelnewsasia.com 03 Jun '11, 3pm

SINGAPORE: The Animal Concerns Research and Education Society (ACRES) has once again called on Resorts World Sentosa (RWS)...

Resorts World ready for Phase Two opening:

straitstimes.com 27 May '11, 9am

RWS' executive chairman Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay said at a press conference on Friday that barring any incidents, the resort i...

rajni in singapore news

channelnewsasia.com 28 May '11, 5pm

Singapore 21 May 2011 President Nathan's speech at swearing-in ceremony Singapore 21 May 2011 PM Lee recites Affirmation o...

EU, Japan agree to work towards free trade deal

EU, Japan agree to work towards free trade deal

channelnewsasia.com 28 May '11, 5pm

BRUSSELS : The European Union and Japan said Saturday they had agreed to work towards a multi-billion-euro free trade deal...

RWS' air-conditioning system fails, leading to early shutdown of theme park and cancelled shows

RWS' air-conditioning system fails, leading to ...

straitstimes.com 31 May '11, 1am

These two air-conditioning units at Hard Rock Cafe are among the portable air-con units and mobile blowers that have been ...

EU, #Japan agree to work towards free trade deal

sg.finance.yahoo.com 29 May '11, 12am

Topics: International Economy Government and Policy On Saturday 28 May 2011, 19:53 SGT The European Union and Japan said S...

Paula Abdul: Glad to be back in Singapore | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News

Paula Abdul: Glad to be back in Singapore | Sin...

sg.news.yahoo.com 28 May '11, 6pm

Paula Abdul signs autographs for fans at the grand opening of Universal Studios Singapore. (Yahoo! photo/Liyana … Former '...

Home > Breaking News > Singapore

Home > Breaking News > Singapore

straitstimes.com 01 Jun '11, 12am

Singapore Home > Breaking News > Singapore FairPrice extends discounts to end of July 6:00 AM NTUC FairPrice is extending ...

China urged to avoid force in Mongolia

channelnewsasia.com 28 May '11, 2pm

BEIJING: Leading rights group Amnesty International urged China Saturday to avoid a violent crackdown on ethnic Mongolian ...

Captive dolphins held in Langkawi, bound for Resorts World Sentosa. 7 died. Petition:

Captive dolphins held in Langkawi, bound for Re...

spca.org.sg 09 Jun '11, 1pm

It was reported in the press on 18 December, that in October 2010, two of the seven bottle nosed dolphins destined for Res...