Hong Kong has been reeling from the months-long anti-government protests and the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong has been reeling from the months-long anti-government protests and the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong has been reeling from the months-long anti-government protests and the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang

Expect Hong Kong unemployment rate to rise for sixth straight month amid coronavirus pandemic, top officials warn

  • City’s No 2 official Matthew Cheung and finance chief Paul Chan present grim outlook on their blogs
  • Chan acknowledges government relief package not perfect, but says at least it will help slow down the jobless rate

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong has been reeling from the months-long anti-government protests and the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong has been reeling from the months-long anti-government protests and the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong has been reeling from the months-long anti-government protests and the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang
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