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Opinion

A weaker yen will re-energize Japan

Media commentary has been too focused on the downsides

| Japan
The yen no longer has the designation of safe haven currency.   © Reuters

Peter Tasker is an analyst with Tokyo-based Arcus Research.

Have you heard about the great Japanese discount market that offers exclusive deals to foreigners? It is worth taking a look at the bargains on offer. Prices have been slashed by 50% across the board. Where is it located, you ask? Every town and city across the country.

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