June 27, 2014

Inflation hits 32-year high; jobless rate falls to 17-year low

TOKYO — Inflation hit a three-decade high and unemployment dipped further in Japan, data showed Friday, as the government’s bid to jumpstart the economy takes hold, even as analysts warned it was too early for celebrations.

Japanese consumer inflation, stripping out volatile fresh food prices, rose 3.4% year-on-year in May,.. Read more.

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