China’s complicated employment picture amid an economic slowdown and US trade war

//China’s complicated employment picture amid an economic slowdown and US trade war

China’s complicated employment picture amid an economic slowdown and US trade war

The exact health of China’s labour market can be confusing at the best of times, but with the country struggling against an economic downturn and a trade war with the United States, current unemployment and employment figures are only making the picture murkier and harder to gauge.Officially, China’s unemployment situation improved in December with the unemployment rate dropping to 4.9 per cent compared to 5 per cent a year earlier.At the same time, the employment situation tracked by the…

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