The city’s jobless rate hit a 15-year high of 6.2 per cent from April to June. Illustration: SCMP Graphic The city’s jobless rate hit a 15-year high of 6.2 per cent from April to June. Illustration: SCMP Graphic
The city’s jobless rate hit a 15-year high of 6.2 per cent from April to June. Illustration: SCMP Graphic

Without jobs, some in Hong Kong tighten belts and deplete savings as they face an uncertain future

  • Pandemic robs families of livelihoods, leaving many anxious, desperate for better times
  • Some forced to put shame aside and apply for social welfare

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The city’s jobless rate hit a 15-year high of 6.2 per cent from April to June. Illustration: SCMP Graphic The city’s jobless rate hit a 15-year high of 6.2 per cent from April to June. Illustration: SCMP Graphic
The city’s jobless rate hit a 15-year high of 6.2 per cent from April to June. Illustration: SCMP Graphic
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