Hong Kong’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points, but was still hovering near the 16-year high. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points, but was still hovering near the 16-year high. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points, but was still hovering near the 16-year high. Photo: Sam Tsang

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Hong Kong jobless rate edges down to 6.3 per cent, but pressure on labour market likely to increase amid fourth wave, official warns

  • Latest rate still hovering near 16-year high of 6.4 per cent recorded in previous three-month period
  • While consumption, tourism, and food and beverage sectors saw a brief reprieve, pressure is likely to ramp back up, welfare minister says

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Hong Kong’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points, but was still hovering near the 16-year high. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points, but was still hovering near the 16-year high. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong’s unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points, but was still hovering near the 16-year high. Photo: Sam Tsang
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