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Japan government weighing income tax hike on wealthy to meet fiscal goal

March 31, 2015 - 00:55
Japan's government is considering raising income taxes for the wealthy and increasing the inheritance tax if it looks unlikely to reach its goal of returning to a primary budget surplus in 2020, government sources said. (Reuters)
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Tokyo stocks end 0.7% higher

March 30, 2015 - 09:48
Tokyo stocks rose on Monday, as a major rally in Shanghai shares and dip-buying after two days of brisk selling helped prop up the major indexes. (
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