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Japan’s ¥3.5 trillion ($44.2 billion) overseas shopping spree shatters bubble-era record

July 16, 2012


Monday, July 16, 2012   Japan’s ¥3.5 trillion ($44.2 billion) overseas shopping spree shatters bubble-era record as hot money seeks new homes     AFP-Jiji   The $5 billion buyout of a British media group last week was the latest in a line of huge foreign acquisitions by Japanese firms reminiscent of their heady overseas adventures […]

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