China warns trade frictions with U.S. spell uncertainty for jobs

Workers are seen silhouetted at a construction site of Fuchimen Bridge in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province, China July 14, 2018. Picture taken July 14, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s state planner vowed on Wednesday to prevent large-scale job losses across the country’s economy and keep unemployment below existing thresholds as trade frictions with the United States created uncertainty in the labour market. The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said at a regular briefing it would keep the unemployment rate […]

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