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Japan household spending falls for 4th straight month, coronavirus impact looms

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Japanese household spending dropped for the fourth straight month in January, reflecting growing strains in domestic demand even before fully factoring in the coronavirus' economic impact.

[TOKYO] Japanese household spending dropped for the fourth straight month in January, reflecting growing strains in domestic demand even before fully factoring in the coronavirus' economic impact.

The world's third-largest economy is struggling to offset a pullback in output and exports...

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