Informa Markets: Pandemic led to a loss of 57m jobs in 2020

23 May, 2023

Informa Markets senior VP HR and corporate communications Asia Andy Luk, speaking at the CTC Hong Kong Corporate Travel Summit, noted (23-May-2023) the volume of online job vacancies fell by over 50% in all countries by early May-2020. Mr Luk said demand for specific skills in the healthcare sector and in logistics increased and the COVID pandemic led to a loss of 57 million jobs in 2020.