HSBC and HKFYG release study on Hong Kong youth’s competitiveness in the GBA Professional ethics tops respondents’ self-assessed advantages, with lower score for digital literacy Students are most interested in “cultural and creative”, “financial services”, and “technology and innovation” sectors

HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 19 May 2022 – HSBC and The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) Youth Research Centre today (19 May) published a study on The Competitiveness of Hong Kong’s Young People in the Greater Bay Area. The respondents – 720 local university students who have shown an interest in developing their careers in the mainland cities in the Greater Bay Area (GBA) – are most interested in working in three sectors: cultural and creative (17.9%); financial services (17.6%), and technology and innovation (17.2%) [Table 4, the electronic copy of the Appendix, same hereafter].


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