Malaysia names giant panda "Yi Yi", or "Friendship", in nod to China

Aug 01, 2019, 04.55 PM (IST)
The second Malaysian-born giant panda finally has a name - Yi Yi; meaning friendship. The 19 month-old female panda cub's name was announced at a ceremony on Thursday (August 1) at the Giant Panda Conservation Centre in Kuala Lumpur, with China's Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian in attendance.