Hong Kong police and anti-government protesters clash in Tsuen Wan after a march from Kwai Chung Sports Ground to Tsuen Wan Park on August 25, 2019. Photo: Sam Tsang

Work in Hong Kong? Some top talent now telling recruiters ‘no’ over fears of escalating protests

  • Local workers asking recruiters about jobs elsewhere, especially in Singapore
  • Some positions are being left unfilled as employers wait for stability
Topic |   Hong Kong economy

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Hong Kong police and anti-government protesters clash in Tsuen Wan after a march from Kwai Chung Sports Ground to Tsuen Wan Park on August 25, 2019. Photo: Sam Tsang
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The flight cancellations at Hong Kong International Airport disrupted the transport of gold arrivals into the city last week. Photo: AP

Are Hong Kong’s protests crushing the city’s role in China’s Greater Bay Area plan?

  • Greater flow of people, capital and goods across southern China would improve competition and bolster growth as trade war continues to bite
  • To narrow gap with Hong Kong, Beijing has introduced preferential policies for taxation and foreign investment this year
Topic |   China economy

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The flight cancellations at Hong Kong International Airport disrupted the transport of gold arrivals into the city last week. Photo: AP
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