• Jiji


The government kept its basic assessment of the country’s economy unchanged in a monthly report released Friday, while sounding an alert over the impact of the Ukraine war.

The country’s economy “continues to show movements of picking up, although some weaknesses are seen” as the COVID-19 situation remains severe, the Cabinet Office said in the March report.

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