Hong Kong’s unemployment rate reached 3.7 per cent in February, the highest in nine years. Photo: May Tse Hong Kong’s unemployment rate reached 3.7 per cent in February, the highest in nine years. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong’s unemployment rate reached 3.7 per cent in February, the highest in nine years. Photo: May Tse

exclusive | Coronavirus: Hong Kong government wants to create 30,000 jobs in technology, health care and welfare sectors

  • Sources say roles to mainly be in jobs that focus on infection control
  • Programme expected to cost HK$6 billion and last two years

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong’s unemployment rate reached 3.7 per cent in February, the highest in nine years. Photo: May Tse Hong Kong’s unemployment rate reached 3.7 per cent in February, the highest in nine years. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong’s unemployment rate reached 3.7 per cent in February, the highest in nine years. Photo: May Tse
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