Business & Economy
- Stood at $14.28bn in same period of the previous year
Together with the news that monthly exports collapsed, the report left economists anticipating the largest contract
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 2.6% in April, up from 2.5% in March, figures from the Ministry of In
Economists expect the fiscal year that began in April will see the worst economic contraction in four decades.
That was a much larger decline than the 5.1% drop in a Reuters forecast.TOKYO: Japan’s factory output sl
The Federal Statistics Office said capital investments fell by 6.9%, private consumption by 3.2% and exports by 3.1