CE meets President of University of Chicago (with photo)

     The Chief Executive, Mr C Y Leung, met the visiting President of the University of Chicago, Professor Robert J Zimmer, at the Chief Executive's Office this afternoon (December 18) to exchange views on issues of mutual concern.

     Mr Leung welcomed the opening of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in Hong Kong in August this year. Mr Leung said that this top-notch business school establishing a presence in Hong Kong fully underlined the city's status as a regional education hub and an international financial centre.

     He said that the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government will continue to strengthen Hong Kong's position as a regional education hub through internationalisation and diversification of the higher education sector.

Ends/Thursday, December 18, 2014
Issued at HKT 17:30