Peter Kammerer
Peter Kammerer

SCMP Columnist

Shades Off by Peter Kammerer

Hong Kong needs tech talent, but young people still prefer to be doctors, lawyers and bankers

  • Most of this year’s DSE top scorers want to study medicine – a fine choice, especially given our city’s brutal experience with Covid-19
  • But if Hong Kong is to become China’s IT hub, as Xi Jinping expects, it will need to encourage its youth to explore more creative paths, too