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Hong Kong’s unemployment rate falls as Covid eases, democrat urges more gov’t support for jobless

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate has fallen from 6.8 per cent to 6.4 per cent in the past three months as the Covid-19 pandemic eased, government figures show. Provisional figures from the Census and Statistics Department released on Thursday show around 7,900 more people were employed between February and April, while around 247,000 Hongkongers remain unemployed. […]