Total employment increased by about 21,500 to over 3.59 million in the May-July period. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Total employment increased by about 21,500 to over 3.59 million in the May-July period. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong unemployment rate drops to 4.3 per cent, marking improvement in job market

  • Seasonally adjusted jobless rate for latest rolling three-month period to end of July is down 0.4 percentage points over previous figure
  • ‘Labour market should continue to improve,’ welfare minister Chris Sun says

Total employment increased by about 21,500 to over 3.59 million in the May-July period. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Total employment increased by about 21,500 to over 3.59 million in the May-July period. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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