1st LD-Writethru: China sees steady employment in Q1
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BEIJING, April 17 (Xinhua) -- China continued to see a stable job market in the first quarter this year, with the unemployment rate at a relatively low level, official data showed Tuesday.
From January to March, the monthly surveyed unemployment rate in urban areas was 5.0 percent, 5.0 percent, and 5.1 percent respectively, down 0.2 percentage points, 0.4 percentage points, and 0.1 percentage points from the same month last year, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
The urban su ...