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Japan's eye-watering national debt has topped one quadrillion yen, official data showed today, a record figure that underlines Tokyo's struggle to curb its huge borrowing.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 08, 2013, 13:12
Japan on Thursday pledged huge spending cuts amounting to USD 83 billion over two years as it works to bring down the industrialised world's biggest debt mountain.
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Japan is to waive Myanmar`s 300 billion yen (USD 3.7 bn) debt and plans to resume suspended assistance to the country.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 16:23
The earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March has left behind a trail of debt worth nearly USD 8 billion due to failed businesses, according to a credit rating agency.
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