Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing stays away from Shantou University graduation ceremony for first time in almost 20 years amid reports of waning influence

//Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing stays away from Shantou University graduation ceremony for first time in almost 20 years amid reports of waning influence

Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing stays away from Shantou University graduation ceremony for first time in almost 20 years amid reports of waning influence

Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing stayed away from a graduation ceremony at the university he co-founded for the first time in 18 years on Friday, as the school’s president paid tribute to the tycoon, while emphasising the need for students to be patriotic.After the Chinese national anthem was sung, university president Jiang Hong, also its Communist Party secretary, emphasised the pertinence of some of the lyrics – “the Chinese nation faces its greatest peril” – to the young students amid the…

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