[TOKYO] A measure of business confidence among big Japanese manufacturers is expected to hit its highest in more than a decade next week, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, buoyed by robust demand from...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Thursday the central bank's yield curve control was a "sustainable" framework that can push down long-term interest rates...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Tuesday he did not discuss with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who would head the central bank when his term expires in April next year.

[ TOKYO] The Bank of Japan (BOJ) does not plan to change its massive stimulus programme and will "immediately act" if risks to the economy undermines the momentum toward achieving its...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan deputy governor Hiroshi Nakaso said on Wednesday the central bank has the necessary tools and expertise to engineer a smooth exit from ultra-easy monetary policy.

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan (BOJ) returned to a net profit in the first half of fiscal 2017 as a weak yen boosted the value of the central bank's foreign assets, and its capital adequacy ratio...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan board member Goushi Kataoka said the central bank must expand stimulus further to achieve its price target early, so that prolonged monetary easing does not hurt the country...

[NAGOYA] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Monday that economic growth is gathering momentum and increasing the chances of inflation hitting his 2 per cent target, reinforcing market...

THE Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept policy settings steady on Tuesday but a board newcomer called for clearer commitment to ramp up stimulus if necessary, potentially complicating future efforts by the...

[TOKYO] Japanese government bonds were steady on Tuesday, with the superlong end edging higher and the yield curve slightly flattening, as the market mulled over a Bank of Japan (BOJ) policymaker...