Businesses held back as jobs go unfilled

By Colin Brinsden, Aap Economics and Business Correspondent
Updated June 30 2022 - 5:16am, first published 5:14am
The retail sector is one of the hardest hit by worker shortages, with 40,300 jobs up for grabs.

The tightest labour market in decades sounds good on paper with an unemployment rate of 3.9 per cent, but businesses are up in arms over their inability to fill job positions.

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