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Economy

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate falls to 4.1%

The unemployment rate in Hong Kong fell to 4.1% between June and August, with 161,900 people jobless,

Markets

Hong Kong’s gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap among those holding top jobs in Hong Kong has widened over the past five years, according to official data.

Coronavirus

HK is a “pivotal gateway” between China and the world

Chief Executive of Hong Kong, John Lee has described the city as a “pivotal gateway” between China and the rest of the world

Economy

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate falls to 4.1%

The unemployment rate in Hong Kong fell to 4.1% between June and August, with 161,900 people jobless,

Markets

Hong Kong’s gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap among those holding top jobs in Hong Kong has widened over the past five years, according to official data.

Coronavirus

HK is a “pivotal gateway” between China and the world

Chief Executive of Hong Kong, John Lee has described the city as a “pivotal gateway” between China and the rest of the world

Economy

HK economy progressing, despite inflation

Hong Kong’s economy is progressing, despite the global economic environment, with the city’s rate of inflation predicted to remain at a “moderate level” of 2.1%.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong slashes hotel quarantine to 3 days

Hong Kong is set to reduce its hotel quarantine to three days from seven as residents and businesses become increasingly frustrated with the strict controls.

Economy

Economy tips into technical recession

Hong Kong has tipped into a technical recession, impacted by soaring interest rates, strict Covid measures and weaker global trade.

Markets

Prime rate rise forecast in Hong Kong

Banks in Hong Kong are due to increase prime rates for the first time in four years following the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening stance.

Markets

Hong Kong rules out tax increases

The Hong Kong government is not planning to increase taxes despite a rise in pandemic-related public spending.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong cannot “lie flat” in Covid response

Hong Kong must not “lie flat” in tackling the Covid crisis, said the city’s new Chief Executive John Lee, reiterating mainland China rebuffing the “living with the virus” stance.

Markets

Fourfold rise for Hong Kong’s key rate

The Hong Kong central bank has increased the one-month Hong Kong Interbank Offered Rate (Hibor) to 0.88% from last month’s figure of 0.19%.

Markets

HK in 5th place of world’s most competitive economies

Hong Kong has moved up two places this year to fifth in a global ranking of the most competitive countries in the world, thanks to its improved performance during the pandemic.

Economy

Hong Kong’s unemployment rate falls to 4.1%

The unemployment rate in Hong Kong fell to 4.1% between June and August, with 161,900 people jobless,

Markets

Hong Kong’s gender pay gap widens

The gender pay gap among those holding top jobs in Hong Kong has widened over the past five years, according to official data.

Coronavirus

HK is a “pivotal gateway” between China and the world

Chief Executive of Hong Kong, John Lee has described the city as a “pivotal gateway” between China and the rest of the world

Economy

HK economy progressing, despite inflation

Hong Kong’s economy is progressing, despite the global economic environment, with the city’s rate of inflation predicted to remain at a “moderate level” of 2.1%.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong slashes hotel quarantine to 3 days

Hong Kong is set to reduce its hotel quarantine to three days from seven as residents and businesses become increasingly frustrated with the strict controls.

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