"Protests that have regularly taken place since mid-2019 have had a negative effect on areas of everyday life which are often taken for granted."
The reasons given for applying or preparing to apply for government jobs were “regular working hours” and “stable salary increment”.
"We expect prices in Japan to increase further owing to the recent increase in consumption tax while next year’s Olympics in Tokyo are likely to have further inflationary effects."
"Employees in Hong Kong will see a slightly better overall salary increase in real terms this year."
"Businesses might potentially miss out on a top candidate if they overlook critical attributes such as soft skills and cultural fit.
“Being denied a promotion is undoubtedly a disappointing experience but that doesn’t mean there won’t be more career progression opportunities in the future."