Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.9% on year in April

Business / Economy May 24, 2019

Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.9% on year in April

Core consumer prices rose 0.9 percent in April from a year earlier due to robust demand for overseas package tours and rising energy prices, government data showed Friday. The core consumer price index, which excludes volatile fresh food items, increased for the 28th straight month ...