A resident attends a job fair in Mong Kok earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee
A resident attends a job fair in Mong Kok earlier this month. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong jobless rate falls to 3.9 per cent in fifth straight improvement as Covid-19 pandemic loosens grip on economy

  • Unemployment rate declines 0.2 percentage points in rolling period from July to September, provisional government figures show
  • But economists warn additional gains at risk unless authorities ease remaining curbs on business and travel