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Japan is showing signs of shaking off years of deflation and poor growth. Now it must brace for the first hike in the sales tax since 1997.
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Japan stocks have ranked among the year's worst performing, and despite some bullish calls, analysts say it isn't clear investors should pile back in.
Here's a Q&A to explain why a rise in Japan's sales tax hike is a big deal.
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