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Japan’s Economy Grew at Faster Clip Before Record Virus Wave

  • Greater spending by government, firms lifted growth to 1.9%
  • Talk of more stimulus grows among candidates to replace Suga
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Japan's Economy Faces Persisting Headwinds, BofA Says
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Japan’s economy had more momentum than initially thought ahead of a record surge in virus cases that contributed to Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s downfall.