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Japan consumer confidence highest in 13 months

Contributed by NAMPA / DPA.

Tokyo (dpa-AFX) - Japan's consumer confidence rose to the highest level in thirteen months in March, data from the Cabinet Office showed on Thursday.
On a seasonally adjusted basis, the consumer confidence index increased to 36.1 in March from 33.9 in February.
The latest index was the highest since February last year, when it was 38.4.
Among the four sub-indexes of the consumer confidence index, the index for overall livelihood rose to 38.0 in March and the index reflecting households' wi ...