Hong Kong has posted its worst unemployment figures for 15 years. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong has posted its worst unemployment figures for 15 years. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong has posted its worst unemployment figures for 15 years. Photo: Nora Tam
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Hong Kong unemployment hits 15-year high, with 5.9 per cent out of work

  • Jobless rate rises for eighth month in a row, surpassing the figure from the aftermath of the global financial crisis
  • Labour market worsening with large parts of the city’s economy still ‘in the doldrums’, minister says

Topic |   Jobs
Hong Kong has posted its worst unemployment figures for 15 years. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong has posted its worst unemployment figures for 15 years. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong has posted its worst unemployment figures for 15 years. Photo: Nora Tam
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