Japan's economy grew at an annualized 4.8% in Q3, the second straight quarter of expansion, an...

|By:, SA News Editor
Japan's economy grew at an annualized 4.8% in Q3, the second straight quarter of expansion, an acceleration from the 2.7% pace of Q2, and the fastest pace in more than two years. Elsewhere, Japan's government appeared closer to approving new stimulus measures that could be worth $30B as economic growth is likely to slow next year due to sluggish personal spending and rising inventories.