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Will Your Job Be Around In 5 Years?

Since the Covid-19 Pandemic began some 16 months ago, more than 190 million cases have been recorded globally and more than four million lives have been lost. This number continues to increase daily. 

As a direct result, traditional industries are suffering from a lack of sales, that is in turn directly linked to job losses. Retailers have been forced to lay off many employees in recent months as sales have declined. The Leisure and Hospitality Sector in Sri Lanka is reeling with many hotels closed for business. 

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Sri Lanka’s Unemployment Hits a New High Of 5.5% But for How Long?

According to Trading Economics (a leading trade-based information platform/knowledge hub), as per the end of 2020, it was reported that Sri Lanka’s unemployment rate stood at 5.5 percent. This is a new high that has not been seen since 2013.

In addition, the World Bank also reported that the Sri Lankan economy shrank 3.6 percent in 2020, thanks mainly due to a Pandemic that saw the global economic landscape suffer phenomenally. These latest numbers reflect the island’s worst economic downturn in over seven decades.

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Job Opportunities Set to Increase as Sri Lanka’s Economy Opens Up

As the Covid-19 Pandemic in Sri Lanka appears to be turning a corner with a mass-scale vaccination programme underway, the number of job opportunities are also set to rise with the gradual opening up of the island’s economy.

With a renewed sense of confidence, the re-starting of the economy will empower conglomerates, multinationals, entrepreneurs, small and medium businesses to make up for valuable lost time and get on with making money.

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