Retail shops sit empty in the shopping heart of Causeway Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee Retail shops sit empty in the shopping heart of Causeway Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee
Retail shops sit empty in the shopping heart of Causeway Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee

Coronavirus: Hong Kong jobless rate climbs to 6.4 per cent, highest in nearly 16 years

  • Companies relying on tourism suffer as pandemic shuts borders, with unemployment for sector at 11.7 per cent
  • Government warns labour market has recently shown signs of stabilising but will remain under pressure

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Retail shops sit empty in the shopping heart of Causeway Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee Retail shops sit empty in the shopping heart of Causeway Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee
Retail shops sit empty in the shopping heart of Causeway Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee
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