• Bloomberg, Kyodo


Japan’s economy will grow 1 percent next year before slowing to a 0.8 percent expansion in 2018, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development said in its latest global economic outlook.

A rebound in international trade will help drive Japan’s export growth higher over the next two years, supporting business investment as fiscal stimulus fades, the Paris-based OECD said Monday. It sees Japan’s gross domestic product increasing 0.8 percent this year.

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