The Hong Kong economy has faced the double blow of social unrest and the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Winson Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong labour chief warns jobless rate likely to pass 6 per cent and any recovery will take a long time

  • Secretary for Labour and Welfare Law Chi-kwong says impact of the global pandemic may be more far-reaching than previous crises
  • Adjustments to Employment Support Scheme may be possible to help more people, he says
Topic |   Hong Kong economy
The Hong Kong economy has faced the double blow of social unrest and the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Winson Wong
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