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Japan's Abe vows to put education spending before budget balance

Published on: Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:50:11 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's prime minister has vowed to make education and childcare a priority over ambitious fiscal reforms after winning a new mandate from voters on Sunday, as a rapidly-ageing population threatens to undermine his efforts to reflate the economy.

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