HKBU receives HK$2 million from Mr. Lai Kin Hak and Mr. Tang Fung

11 October 2017

The University recently received generous donations of HK$2 million from Mr. Lai Kin Hak and Mr. Tang Fung, Capital Estate Limited, in support of the School of Chinese Medicine’s research project entitled “Combinational Drug Discovery from Chinese Medicines for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis”.

In recognition of the donors’ generosity, a cheque presentation ceremony officiated by Mr. Lai Kin Hak, Mr. Tang Fung and Professor Roland T. Chin, President and Vice-Chancellor, was held on 11 October 2017. Guests and HKBU representatives attending the ceremony included Dr. Kennedy Wong, BBS, JP, Member of the Board of Governors of the Hong Kong Baptist University Foundation; Professor Bian Zhaoxiang, Associate Vice-President (Chinese Medicine Development) and Director of Clinical Division of the School of Chinese Medicine; Professor Lyu Aiping, Dean of Chinese Medicine; and Mrs. Lily Chan, Director of University Advancement and Secretary-General of the HKBU Foundation. Professor Chin expressed his deep gratitude for Mr. Lai and Mr. Tang’s generous support towards the University.