Consumption Seen Dropping as Japan's Workers Eke Out 0.1% Rise

  • Domestic consumption fell in Oct.-Dec. quarter of 2015
  • Government and BOJ have called for companies to increase pay

Japan Wage Growth Stagnates

Japan’s workers barely got a pay rise in 2015, with a 0.1 percent increase in cash earnings slower than the 0.4 percent bump in 2014.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.