Australia Adds Jobs as Unemployment Rate Holds at 5.7%

  • Employment data comes in slightly under economist forecasts
  • Gains driven by surge in part-time roles as full-timers fall

Australia's Jobless Rate Better Than Expected at 5.7%

Australia’s economy added jobs in April and the unemployment rate held at a 2 1/2 year low as the number of people in part-time roles increased.

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