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Japan’s Q2 growth better than expected, revised data shows

Shrugging off a string of natural disasters and defying apocalyptic predictions about collateral damage from the US trade war with China, Japan’s economy grew at its fastest quarterly level since 2016, according to Tokyo. Revised Cabinet Office data that appeared on Monday showed that growth rose 3.0% in the April-June period, beating the 2.6% figure […]