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Japan: Abenomics won’t be discontinued

Lodewijk van der Kroft, Comgest

In the run-up to the Japanese elections later this month, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has promised to discontinue "Abenomics". According to him, the economic programme has not led to broader growth. Lodewijk van der Kroft, managing director at Comgest, said investors need not worry about such statements. “This is election rhetoric for the stage, Abenomics will not be thrown out with the rubbish.”

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