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Economic stimulus plan coming in May, Abe says

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks at a news conference in Tokyo on March 29.

TOKYO -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday said he will introduce new economic stimulus measures in May. During a news conference, he said the plan will include a wage hike for child care workers that he hopes will attract more people to the field.

     He said the package will be designed to help all citizens work and live actively.

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