THE M3: UNEMPLOYMENT RISES

The Macau Metro Monitor, May 27th, 2010

UNEMPLOYMENT RATE INCREASES macaubusiness.com

The unemployment rate for February-April 2010 was 3.0% and the underemployment rate was 2.0%, up by 0.1% and 0.2% respectively over the previous period (January-March 2010).  Unchanged from the previous period, total labor force stood at 323,300 and the participation rate remained at 71.1%.