Job seekers at a job fair in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui province, on March 28, 2020. Photo: Xinhua Job seekers at a job fair in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui province, on March 28, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Job seekers at a job fair in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui province, on March 28, 2020. Photo: Xinhua

Jobs are being destroyed around the world as coronavirus pandemic pushes one economy after another into recession

  • JPMorgan Chase’s economists predict their measure of unemployment in developed markets will jump by 2.7 percentage points by the middle of this year
  • While there will be some healing as economies recover, they still predict elevated unemployment of 4.6 per cent in the US and 8.3 per cent in the euro area by the end of 2021

Topic |   Jobs
Job seekers at a job fair in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui province, on March 28, 2020. Photo: Xinhua Job seekers at a job fair in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui province, on March 28, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Job seekers at a job fair in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui province, on March 28, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
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