Dim prospects for new university graduates in Hong Kong, with fewer jobs, lower salaries amid economic slump

//Dim prospects for new university graduates in Hong Kong, with fewer jobs, lower salaries amid economic slump

Dim prospects for new university graduates in Hong Kong, with fewer jobs, lower salaries amid economic slump

More than 20,000 university graduates in Hong Kong this year are facing the biggest drop in starting salaries in half a decade, with the number of vacancies available to them also falling by nearly a quarter compared to 2019, according to a major jobs portal and a joint university information system.Amid the gloomier prospects, research by JobsDB obtained by the Post showed nearly a third of survey respondents aimed to seek employment overseas rather than in the city.The jobs portal said the…

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