Wednesday, the Economy Watchers Survey issued by the Japanese Cabinet Office showed that the current index and outlook indices improved in March.

The current index that measures assessment of existing economic conditions rose to 28.4 in March from 19.4 in February. The index stood well above the expected reading of 20.9. Meanwhile, the outlook index climbed to 35.8 from 26.5 in last month.

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