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China overtakes Japan in 2Q as No. 2 economy

Aug 16th, 2010 | By admin

Japan’s nominal GDP, which isn’t adjusted for price and seasonal variations, was worth $1.286 trillion in the April-to-June quarter compared with $1.335 trillion for China. The figures are converted into dollars based on an average exchange rate for the quarter. Faced with feeble growth, Japan’s government is considering fresh stimulus measures to support the economy,
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Asia stops to remember end of World War II (AP)

Aug 15th, 2010 | By worldnews

TOKYO – Asia paused on Sunday to remember Japan’s surrender to the allied forces which ended World War II 65 years ago, as the Japanese
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