A man walks under an advertisement banner at a parking lot in Tokyo

 
A man walks under an advertisement banner at a parking lot in Tokyo
A man walks under an advertisement banner (top) reading "Maximum price for 24 hours of parking 1,200 yen" at a parking lot in Tokyo April 26, 2012. Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in March from a year earlier due to higher energy costs, but analysts say the country's escape from deflation is years away. Picture taken April 26, 2012. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS SOCIETY)