Japan’s Anti-Covid Measures May Not Be Enough, BofA Says

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    Jan.07 — Izumi Devalier, head of Japan economics at Bank of America Global Research, discusses Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga’s decision to declare a state of emergency for Tokyo and adjacent areas with far less stringent measures than the one imposed last year, and the implications for the economy. Davalier speaks with Rishaad Salamat and Haslinda Amin on “Bloomberg Markets: Asia.”

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