You are here

South Korea pledges more steps to tackle pandemic employment shock

nz_itaewon_150563.jpg
South Korea's finance ministry pledged on Friday to introduce more measures to minimise the employment shock from the coronavirus pandemic, saying risks to the economy were intensifying as domestic and global demand slump.

[SEOUL] South Korea's finance ministry pledged on Friday to introduce more measures to minimise the employment shock from the coronavirus pandemic, saying risks to the economy were intensifying as domestic and global demand slump.

The country's unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.8 per...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to t.me/BizTimes