A woman at a job fair in Yiwu in Zhejiang. China has seen a rare twin slide in growth and a shortage in the labour force, an analyst says. Photo: XinhuaA woman at a job fair in Yiwu in Zhejiang. China has seen a rare twin slide in growth and a shortage in the labour force, an analyst says. Photo: Xinhua
A woman at a job fair in Yiwu in Zhejiang. China has seen a rare twin slide in growth and a shortage in the labour force, an analyst says. Photo: Xinhua

China's labour pains: slower economic growth and a cooling job market

As manufacturing falls, stability in labour force will depend on innovation and reforms, experts say

Topic |   China economy
A woman at a job fair in Yiwu in Zhejiang. China has seen a rare twin slide in growth and a shortage in the labour force, an analyst says. Photo: XinhuaA woman at a job fair in Yiwu in Zhejiang. China has seen a rare twin slide in growth and a shortage in the labour force, an analyst says. Photo: Xinhua
A woman at a job fair in Yiwu in Zhejiang. China has seen a rare twin slide in growth and a shortage in the labour force, an analyst says. Photo: Xinhua
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