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Japanese finance minister Jojima says cannot state size of extra budget at this time


- Suspension of reconstruction projects totals JPY 16.8bln.

Update details:

- The Japanese government is intending to create an extra budget that will be used to stimulate the countries flagging economy.
- The Japanese economy currently suffers from persistent deflation which the government and the Bank of Japan is working to defeat.

Print 02:38, 27 Nov 2012 - Asian News - Source: Newswires