Tokyo Aug core CPI falls 0.3% yr/yr

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Core consumer prices in Tokyo fell 0.3% in August from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.

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TOKYO, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Core consumer prices in Tokyo fell 0.3% in August from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.

The core consumer price index for Japan's capital, which includes oil products but excludes fresh food prices, compared with economists' median estimate for a 0.3% annual rise.

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