Investment-driven Japan racks up big current-account surplus
Nikkei -- May 12
Japan's current-account surplus is approaching levels last seen a decade ago as corporations reinvest in staggering amounts money earned from stocks and bonds abroad.

The current-account surplus climbed 13.1% to 20.19 trillion yen ($177 billion) for fiscal 2016, topping 20 trillion yen for the first time since fiscal 2007.

News source: Nikkei
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