Chou Chiu-soon, owner of Po Fook cafe in Ngau Chi-wan Village. The Chou family have run the cafe for the past 55 years. Photo: Nora Tam

When a Kowloon squatter village goes: new homes for some, anxiety for others uncertain of right to compensation

  • Only those who registered as squatters in 1982 are assured of compensation package
  • Villagers who bought homes illegally or rent subdivided units worry they’ll get nothing
Topic |   Carrie Lam policy address 2019

TOP PICKS

Chou Chiu-soon, owner of Po Fook cafe in Ngau Chi-wan Village. The Chou family have run the cafe for the past 55 years. Photo: Nora Tam
READ FULL ARTICLE
Lilian Cheng

Lilian Cheng

Lilian joined the Post in 2019 as senior reporter covering Hong Kong’s housing, land and development policies. She started her career at Ming Pao in 2010 and was then a principal reporter at i-Cable News. She has won awards for her reporting on a major discovery of Sung relics near the planned To Kwa Wan railway station.