6/24, 1:31 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Japan's inflation remains at 2.5% in May

Japan's consumer price index (CPI) stayed at the last month's 2.5% in May, the country's Statistic Bureau reported on Friday.

The national CPI excluding fresh food and the country's CPI excluding fresh food and energy also remained at 2.1% and 0.8%, respectively.

On Wednesday, The Japanese yen dropped to its lowest point against the United States dollar since late 1998, with the greenback going for 136.2005¥ at 1:57 pm CET that day.

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