[HONG KONG] Hong Kong's economy continues to defy its skeptics...

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THE US unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in nearly 17 years in October while job creation resumed climbing after the two late-summer hurricanes, the Labor Department reported Friday.

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand’s jobless rate sank to an almost nine-year low in the third quarter, though the strong result was unlikely to alter the central bank’s determination to keep rates on hold at...

[WASHINGTON] The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits last week rebounded from a near 44-year low, but the labour market continues to tighten amid a sharp drop in job cuts in February.

[TOKYO] Japan's jobless rate fell to 3.0 per cent in January and the availability of jobs was unchanged from the previous month, data from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications...