*Nationwide Dec core CPI up 2.5 pct yr/yr vs f'cast +2.6. TOKYO, Jan 30- Japan's core consumer inflation slowed for a fifth straight month in December hit by collapsing oil prices, keeping the central bank under pressure to meet its ambitious 2 percent inflation target. The pick-up in output backs up the Bank of Japan's argument that a solid economic recovery will...» Read More
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