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Japan confident over 'third arrow' growth package

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The Japanese government shrugged off stock market gyrations Thursday, saying a raft of reforms including tax breaks for firms wanting to invest would boost the economy. 

People are reflected in an electronic quotation board in Tokyo on June 13, 2013. The Japanese government shrugged off stock market gyrations, saying a raft of reforms including tax breaks for firms wanting to invest will boost the economy.

As the Nikkei 225 began another precipitous drop that saw it close the day 6.35 percent lower than it started, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the world's third largest economy remained on a path to recovery.

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