Tung Chee-hwa speaks of admiration for Stanley HoLocal | 10 Jul 2020 4:31 pm
Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa praised the late Stanley Ho Hun-sun as a businessman and philanthropist who "loved the country, Hong Kong and Macau," and expressed gratitude for the contributions Ho had made over the years, RTHK reports.
Tung delivered an eulogy at the North Point funeral home today, where dignitaries gathered to pay their last respects to the late billionaire, Ho.
Also, Tsui Lap-chee, a former vice-chancellor of the University of Hong Kong, expressed his gratitude to the casino magnate for his commitment to improving the quality of local universities.
Lawrence Ho, a son of the late tycoon, thanked everybody who attended the funeral, saying his father would be be dearly missed.
Ho died on May 26 at the age of 98. He will be buried at a private cemetery on Mount Davis.