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Japan deficit hits record high as yen weakens

Japan's widening deficit is adding to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's challenges in driving a recovery in the economy. Photo: AP

Japan's current-account deficit widened to a record in December on soaring imports, adding to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's challenges as he tries to drive a recovery in the world's third-biggest economy.

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