Japan Jan coincident indicator index down 0.3 points

Thu Mar 7, 2013 12:15am EST

TOKYO, March 7 (Reuters) - Japan's index of coincident
economic indicators slipped a preliminary 0.3 points in January
from the previous month, the Cabinet Office said on Thursday,
but gains in the outlook index   indicates the economy is
gradually emerging from a mild recession.
    The index of leading economic indicators, compiled using
data such as the number of job offers and consumer sentiment and
a gauge of the economy a few months ahead, rose 3.1 points from
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