ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (Kyodo) Japan told a meeting of the Group of 20 major countries about its plan to set up at an early date a target to rebuild its finances, Senior Vice Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda said Saturday.

During a press conference at the end of the two-day meeting of the G20 finance ministers and central bankers, Noda also said the Japanese economy is “picking up but lacks self-sustainability, and employment conditions are severe,” and that he will aim to realize economic growth led by domestic demand.

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