Japan PM wants to work with DPJ on econ, yen -official

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TOKYO, Aug 23 (BestGrowthStock) – Prime Minister Naoto Kan told
senior government and ruling party officials that the government
wants to cooperate with the ruling Democrats on steps to help the
economy and cope with the yen’s strength, a senior government
official said on Monday.

Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Tetsuro Fukuyama also told
reporters that the ruling Democrats’ policy panel will compile a
proposal on measures to help the economy by Thursday.

Fukuyama was speaking after attending a meeting among senior
government officials including Kan and senior Democratic Party
executives.
(Reporting by Yoko Nishikawa; Editing by Chris Gallagher)

Japan PM wants to work with DPJ on econ, yen -official