12/5/2023, 12:30 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Tokyo's consumer inflation eases to 2.6% in November

Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the Ku-area of Tokyo landed slightly under investor's estimates in November, expanding by 2.6% over the year, the Statistics Bureau of Japan's preliminary report released on Tuesday showed.

The headline figure went down by 0.7 percentage points when compared to the year-on-year data for the previous month when the CPI calculated for the nation's capital marked a 3.3% improvement.

The CPI excluding fresh food and energy went up by 3.6% over the year, while the index excluding only fresh food added 2.3%.

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