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BOJ may need to consider fresh options

Central bank can adjust monetary policy if further stimulus is needed, says Kuroda
Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 05:50
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MR KURODA: Said forecasts released by BOJ this week incorporated a likely slowdown in inflation in coming months.

Tokyo

BANK of Japan (BOJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda said that central bankers around the world have no shortage of tools to address deflation risks and that in Japan, policymakers may need to look at fresh options if further stimulus is needed.

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