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Hong Kong unemployment rate hits 6.6%, highest in 16 years, as the city struggles with Covid-19

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate hit a 16-year high of 6.6 per cent in the final quarter of last year, figures released on Tuesday showed, as the economy struggled during the coronavirus pandemic. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased by 0.3 per cent from 6.3 per cent in the September to November period, with over 245,000 […]