Unemployment in Hong Kong remains unchanged for four months in a row, finversia.ru writes. According to preliminary data from the Census and Statistics Department of Hong Kong, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in the period from June to August was 2.8% and coincided with the forecasts of analysts. The uncorrected unemployment rate also remained unchanged from the previous three months and amounted to 2.9%. It is noted that in the main sectors, the main improvement was observed in the annual unemployment figures excluding seasonal fluctuations. According to government estimates, labor market conditions will remain favorable in the short term. The influence of external factors is the risk factor, the government believes.
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