Press Releases and News

1 June 2017
Salon Dinner with Dr Victor Joseph Dzau, President, National Academy of Medicine, USA
The event, which was held on Thursday evening, 1 June 2017, at The Hong Kong Club, attracted 34 guests of scientific experts, health care leaders and business. The discussion of the evening centred on the challenges of healthy longevity…Read more
31 May 2016
MIT announces new maker space with support from Victor and William Fung Foundation
MIT has announced the creation of a maker space that will facilitate connections between the MIT campus and the global community and meet the increasing demand for hands-on learning opportunities at the Institute. Made possible with support from the Victor and William Fung Foundation…Read more
12 June 2015
Fung Foundation Sets Up SGD$3 Million Fund With NUS for ‘The Fung Clinical Fellowship’ Programme
Healthcare staff from National University Hospital (NUH) can now tap into an extra $120,000 a year to train their peers in South-east Asia and China… View PDF
15 May 2015
The Silk Road shall work both ways with Koç and Fung
The Silk Road shall work both ways with Koç and Fung. An agreement was signed between Koç University, a VEHBİ Koç Foundation establishment, and the Victor & William Fung Foundation, a Fung Group affiliate, the headquarters of which is in Hong Kong. The first step in this agreement will be to award a grant to students coming from China to Koç University to study for a doctorate. WEST AND EAST WILL APPROACH… View press collection
15 January 2012
Victor and William Fung Foundation commemorates 105th anniversary of Li & Fung Group with grant to strengthen service leadership education
In commemoration of the 105th anniversary of the Li & Fung Group of companies in 2011, the Victor and William Fung Foundation today announced that it is co-operating with the Hong Kong Institute of Service Leadership and Management (HKI-SLAM) to create the Li & Fung Service Leadership Initiative…View PDF
20 November 2007
The Li & Fung (1906) Foundation has granted US$1 million to Singapore Management University to fund the university’s international exchange programme
Singapore, 20 November 2007 – The Singapore Management University (SMU) has received a US$1 million endowed fund from the Li & Fung (1906) Foundation Limited (利丰(1906)慈善基金有限公司) which will go towards funding up to 20 deserving undergraduates every year to participate in SMU’s International Exchange Programme…View PDF
23 April 2006
Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Li & Fung Group, the Li & Fung (1906) Foundation donates HK$100 million to set up 100 Scholarships for undergraduates in Hong Kong and Mainland China
Hong Kong, 23 April 2006 – To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Li & Fung Group, the Li & Fung (1906) Foundation Limited today announced that it has created the Li & Fung Scholarships programme with one-off grants totalling HK$100 million. These grants will support 100 scholarships every year for undergraduates in Hong Kong and the mainland of China…View PDF
Note: Li & Fung scholarships programme was transferred to Victor and William Fung Foundation Limited in 2008.