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Hong Kong unemployment rate increases to 5.4%; civil servants may get up to 7.2% pay rise

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate rose to 5.4 per cent in the three months ending in April, the highest since last summer, as harsh Covid-related social-distancing curbs, including bar closures and restaurant restrictions, took a toll on businesses. Around 206,100 people were jobless in the period from January to March, up by 17,600. The food and […]