In the Guardian, it was reported that the Hong Kong government failed to secure a PR agency in its tender, with 4 PR agencies immediately declining, and 4 declining later on. These were all large or global PR agencies.
McGallen & Bolden Group Wins Bronze Stevie® Award in 2019 International Business Awards® for PR Agency of the Year for Asia, Australia and New Zealand
Some young friends started hunting for jobs after graduation, and noticed that there seem to be more and more part-time or contract jobs, rather than outright full-time offerings. They are of course worried.