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Albert Chan Sun-chi

Spat demeans academic and minister

Baptist University's president, Professor Albert Chan. Photo: Berton Chang

The spat between Baptist University and the government is a bit like the snapping between the two main characters in Dumb and Dumber. Since that silly Hollywood comedy already has a prequel, perhaps university president Albert Chan Sun-chi and food and health chief Dr Ko Wing-man are aiming to make a sequel.

Thursday, 7 March, 2013, 2:35am 2 comments

Baptist University boss spars with Ko Wing-man over school site

Baptist University's Albert Chan

The row between the government and the Baptist University over the rezoning of a school site escalated yesterday as the health chief waded into the debate. Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man rejected the university's claim it had submitted a proposal as early as 2009 for developing a Chinese medical hospital on the site next to its Kowloon Tong campus.

6 Mar 2013 - 4:35am 1 comment

Baptist University president threatens to quit over land use

Baptist University president Albert Chan Sun-chi. Photo: Felix Wong

The president of Baptist University said he would step down if he was unable to stop the government from building housing on neighbouring land previously reserved for education.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am