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(City): Pakistanis believe they have skills to thrive despite COVID-19 slump: Survey

Karachi
Karachi:A Standard Chartered survey finds that COVID-19 has already had a significant impact on incomes globally - with one-third (35% in Pakistan) already earning less. Yet over three-quarters are confident they have the skills needed to thrive in an increasingly digital world (83% in Pakistan). This is driven by young people (18-34) and those in emerging markets, who are the most confident, and prepared to work hardest to realize opportunities post-COVID-19. The study of 12,000 adults across twelve markets - Hong Kong, Taiwan, Mainland China, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, India, UAE, Kenya, Pakistan, the UK and the US - offers insights into their financial wellbeing and employment outlook in these challenging times, and how banks can play a role in helping them manage their money...