Japan’s business mood hits 7-year low as virus revives deflation specter

Fox Business | Apr 1, 2020 at 5:36 AM
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  • It was the first time in seven years the big manufacturers’ index turned negative.
  • For now, big firms expect to increase capital expenditure by 1.8% in the fiscal year that began April, compared with a median estimate of a 1.1% decrease.