Cheung Shun-king at his stairwell stall in Jordan. Photo: Edmond So
Cheung Shun-king at his stairwell stall in Jordan. Photo: Edmond So

Hand-carved mahjong tiles ‘part of the Hong Kong story’: plight of craftsman facing eviction from stairwell store sheds light on dying art form

  • Third-generation owner of Biu Kee Mahjong in Jordan says landlord is forcing him to move out over non-compliance with building standards
  • Lawmakers urge ‘special arrangement for special case’ out of consideration for craft as one of city’s heritage gems

Cheung Shun-king at his stairwell stall in Jordan. Photo: Edmond So
Cheung Shun-king at his stairwell stall in Jordan. Photo: Edmond So
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