[KOCHI] Japan's central bank will not dial back its ultra-loose policy in the near-term, a bank board member said, as global risks cloud prospects for hitting its elusive inflation target and...

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BANK of Japan (BOJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda reiterated that policy makers will be more mindful of the rising cost of prolonged stimulus, though the central bank chief ruled out the chance of a near-...

[NAGOYA] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda reiterated that policy makers will be more mindful of the rising cost of prolonged stimulus, though the central bank chief ruled out the chance of a...

[NAGOYA, Japan] Bank of Japan (BOJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Monday the central bank was aware that prolonged ultra-loose monetary policy could squeeze financial institutions' margins...

[TOKYO] Japan's central bank revised down inflation forecasts again on Wednesday, in the latest sign that it has made little headway towards its 2.0 per cent target despite years of massive...

THE Bank of Japan (BOJ) said that the financial system remains stable and growth in bank lending continues to support the economy, signalling that it is comfortable that lenders are coping with its...

[TOKYO] Japan's financial system remains stable as a whole but there is a growing divergence between regional banks that are profitable and those that are suffering, the Bank of Japan said on...

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's and Japan's central banks have expanded their bilateral foreign exchange swap agreement to include local currency transactions, Bank Indonesia (BI) said in a statement...

WHEN the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is finally ready to signal the start of an exit from its massive monetary stimulus, the shift will be seen in its target rate, governor Haruhiko Kuroda said in an...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan board member Makoto Sakurai warned on Thursday that the spread of protectionist trade measures was creating uncertainty in the global economy and could slow Japan's...