REFILE--Japan Sept consumer prices fall, weak spending clouds outlook

TOKYO, Oct 28 Japan's core consumer prices fell for a seventh straight month and household spending slumped in September, endorsing the central bank's view it will take some time for inflation to accelerate to its 2 percent target as the economy stagnates.

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Japan September household spending falls 2.1 percent vs year ago

TOKYO Japanese household spending fell 2.1 percent in September from a year earlier in price-adjusted, real terms, government data showed on Friday.

Economy, 5:10am IST

Japan Sept jobless rate falls to 3.0 percent

TOKYO Japan's jobless rate fell in September and the availability of jobs improved, data from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications showed on Friday.

Economy, 5:08am IST

BOJ loses bark and bite under humbled Kuroda

TOKYO As his term winds down, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has retreated from both the radical policies and rhetoric of his early tenure, suggesting there will be no further monetary easing except in response to a big external shock.

4:40am IST

BRIEF-Galileo Japan Trust updates on payment of initial special distribution & delisting

* Confirmed initial special distribution of $2.61 per unit has been paid and gjt will delist on 31 october 2016 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

4:36am IST

BMW says currently no decision on Mini manufacturing needed post Brexit

LANDSHUT, Germany BMW board member Oliver Zipse on Thursday said there is no need to decide yet whether the Brexit vote is a reason to shift manufacturing of its Mini brand away from Oxford to other locations in Europe.

Business, 27 Oct 2016