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Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Why mahjong tiles changed from bamboo, ivory and bone to acrylic

  • ‘One of life’s delights’ - a non-gambling columnist reflects on the sheer joy of mahjong
  • Contrary to popular belief, mahjong is not an ancient game, with the first manual for playing it appearing in 1914

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