Japanese inflation slows to 3. 1 percent

(AGI) Tokyo, Sept 26 - Inflation slowed to 3.1 percent inAugust from 3.2 percent in July and 3.3 percent in June. Net ofVAT increases which started in April, inflation rose only 1.1percent in August from 1.3 in July. . .

(AGI) Tokyo, Sept 26 - Inflation slowed to 3.1 percent inAugust from 3.2 percent in July and 3.3 percent in June. Net ofVAT increases which started in April, inflation rose only 1.1percent in August from 1.3 in July. . .