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Japan's economy grew way faster than first thought in the September quarter

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Japanese GDP grew double the pace initially reported in Q3, helped by upward revisions to business investment and private inventories.
The increase was higher than any individual forecast offered to Thomson Reuters.
The economy has now expanded for seven consecutive quarters, the longest stretch of uninterrupted growth since early 2001.
Japan's economy grew faster than first thought in the three months to September.
According to Japan's Cabinet Office, real GDP grew by 0.6% in the third quarter, higher the preliminary estimate of 0.3% and above the 0.4% increase...
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