As we celebrate beloved pandas Kai Kai and Jia Jia’s first year in Singapore, we look at other panda friends that have captured the hearts of many internationally
They are as cute as a button and larger than life, yet little is known about the elusive giant pandas until the late 1970s when a conservation movement was initiated for the creature.
As China started to loan pandas to zoos worldwide, awareness for these “national treasures” has been steadily increasing, and so has their fan base.
From panda-related merchandise, to viral videos and even a Hollywood animation based on the animal, millions of panda fans around the world have been lapping up all the attention that has been given to their favourite animal in recent years.
As we celebrate the one-year anniversary and birthdays of beloved giant pandas Kai Kai and Jia Jia in Singapore this September, xinmsn takes a look at other panda friends who share similar superstar status.
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