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Japanese economy

World news about “Japanese economy” published by euronews.

17/11 16:20 CET

Japan slips into surprise recession with GDP fall

Japan slips into surprise recession with GDP fall

More ammunition for critics of the economic policies of Japan's prime minister has become available with the news Japan is technically in recession with a Q3 GDP contraction of 1.6%. While the Q2 dip of -7.3% in GDP could be explained by a rise in VAT to eight percent in April…