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Prospect of new economic 'miracle' gives Tokyo stocks a boost

Govt-led drive to boost domestic investment, productivity seen to enable Japan to grow its way out of trouble


JAPAN'S Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has decided to go for growth - or "go for broke", some say - and the fact that Tokyo stock prices hit their highest level in more than 18 years on Wednesday, after rising sharply for two days on the heels of his announcement, suggests that fortune