Virgin Atlantic has been adversely affected by shortages of skilled and semi-skilled labour. Photo: May Tse Virgin Atlantic has been adversely affected by shortages of skilled and semi-skilled labour. Photo: May Tse
Virgin Atlantic has been adversely affected by shortages of skilled and semi-skilled labour. Photo: May Tse
Jake Van Der Kamp
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Jake's View by Jake Van Der Kamp

Tsang mistakes full employment (good) for a manpower shortage (bad)

Financial secretary reveals little behind his reasoning as he mistakes full employment (a good thing) for a manpower shortage (a bad thing)

Virgin Atlantic has been adversely affected by shortages of skilled and semi-skilled labour. Photo: May Tse Virgin Atlantic has been adversely affected by shortages of skilled and semi-skilled labour. Photo: May Tse
Virgin Atlantic has been adversely affected by shortages of skilled and semi-skilled labour. Photo: May Tse
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Jake Van Der Kamp

Jake Van Der Kamp

Jake van der Kamp is a native of the Netherlands, a Canadian citizen, and a longtime Hong Kong resident. He started as a South China Morning Post business reporter in 1978, soon made a career change to investment analyst and returned to the newspaper in 1998 as a financial columnist.