Shinzo Abe, Japan’s prime minister, speaks during a news conference with U.S. President Donald Trump. (Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg)

Japan’s Abe Says His ‘Real’ Economic Goals Were Met Without Hitting 2% Inflation

(Bloomberg) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his real economic objectives, including full employment, have been achieved even though 2% inflation has not, pointing to a further softening ...