Belfast Telegraph

Japanese revival plan suffers blow

Shinzo Abe's plans to revive Japan suffered their first real setback yesterday as growth in the world's third-biggest economy faltered. The prime minister has now embarked on a bold strategy to shake Japan out of a two-decade battle against deflation with a major public investment programme and money-printing from the Bank of Japan to hit a new 2% inflation target.

Shinzo Abe's plans to revive Japan suffered their first real setback yesterday as growth in the world's third-biggest economy faltered. The prime minister has now embarked on a bold strategy to shake Japan out of a two-decade battle against deflation with a major public investment programme and money-printing from the Bank of Japan to hit a new 2% inflation target.

Belfast Telegraph

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