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This release provides preliminary estimates of key indicators on the manpower situation covering unemployment, employment and redundancy for the latest quarter. Key findings: Amid
restructuring and a slower economy, local employment grew modestly in 2016,
while foreign employment contracted. Unemployment increased for residents and
citizens. Redundancies were also higher. Median income for citizens continued
to grow over the last five years, although growth slowed in 2016.For more key findings, please refer to the highlights of the report.
Released on: 26 January 2017