Hong Kong’s economy has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong’s economy has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong’s economy has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong jobless rate worsens to 7 per cent in January as coronavirus fourth wave takes toll

  • Labour chief Law Chi-kwong blames worsening labour market on fourth wave of infections which started in November
  • Market will remain under pressure in the near term as it will take time for economic activities to return to normal, he warns

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Hong Kong’s economy has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong’s economy has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong’s economy has taken a big hit from the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam
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