Panda gets cool birthday treat

A giant ice cake to celebrate giant panda Le Bao's upcoming birthday at South Korea's Everland amusement park in Yongin, Gyeonggi province, yesterday. The male panda, part of a pair on loan from China, arrived in South Korea in March. Le Bao turns fo

A giant ice cake to celebrate giant panda Le Bao's upcoming birthday at South Korea's Everland amusement park in Yongin, Gyeonggi province, yesterday. The male panda, part of a pair on loan from China, arrived in South Korea in March. Le Bao turns four on July 28, while female Ai Bao will turn three on Wednesday. Yongin Everland said it will stage various events to celebrate the pair's birthdays this month.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 11, 2016, with the headline 'Panda gets cool birthday treat'. Print Edition | Subscribe