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Japan imports fall as fragility persists

World’s third-largest economy is still struggling to shake off the effects of April’s sales tax rise as figures show imports slipped 1.5% in August Asia homepage

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Stricken Japan reflects on fragility of life

With prayers for the dead and pledges to rebuild, Japan marked the first anniversary of the disaster that left 19,000 people dead or missing Financial Times – Asia homepage

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