Hong Kong February-April Unemployment Rate Steady at 3.2%, as Expected

By Chester Yung Features Dow Jones Newswires

Hong Kong's unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.2% in the three-month period ended April, the Census and Statistics Department said Friday.

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The seasonally adjusted jobless rate was unchanged from the January-March period, and was in line with the median 3.2% forecast of five economists surveyed earlier by Dow Jones Newswires.

Write to Chester Yung at chester.yung@wsj.com

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May 19, 2017 04:52 ET (08:52 GMT)