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Japan pledges new approach to avoiding deflation

Japan pledges new approach to avoiding deflation

TOKYO: The Bank of Japan on Friday unveiled a plan to examine more effective ways to achieve its 2% inflation target, following in the foot steps of its US and European peers as a renewed spike in infections threatened to derail a fragile recovery.As widely expected, the central bank kept …

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Deflation rears its ugly head again in Japan

Deflation rears its ugly head again in Japan

(ATF) The threat of deflation in Japan reared its head again Friday as data showed consumer prices had fallen the most in a decade last month, sparking a selloff in stocks.An announcement by Finance Minister Taro Aso that talks with the Bank of Japan on a financial stability package were …

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