THE Bank of Japan (BOJ), acting as the agent for the Minister of Finance of Japan, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have renewed the existing bilateral swap arrangement (BSA).

[TOKYO] Japan's core consumer price growth slowed in April for a second straight month, showing little of the inflationary momentum needed to reach the central bank's elusive 2 per cent...

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AS Haruhiko Kuroda walks away from his "shock and awe" stimulus in favour of incremental policy shifts, he is edging ever closer to the approach of his predecessor at the Bank of Japan, a...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Thursday the central bank could debate an exit strategy from its ultra-easy policy when the possibility of achieving its 2 per cent inflation...

JAPAN'S headline inflation slowed in March from February, highlighting the central bank's struggle to hit its 2 per cent price growth target after five years of heavy stimulus, keeping it...

[TOKYO] Japanese big manufacturers' business confidence worsened slightly in March from three months ago, the Bank of Japan's closely watched quarterly "tankan"survey showed on...

[TOKYO] Three-quarters of Japanese companies say the Bank of Japan needs to exit from its super-easy monetary policy but most do not see that happening until next year or beyond, a Reuters poll found.

[TOKYO] Japan's parliament approved Haruhiko Kuroda for a second term as central bank governor on Friday, with a mandate to battle deflation and pep up the world's third-biggest economy...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Wednesday voiced confidence the central bank could engineer a smooth exit from its ultra-loose monetary policy, but said it was too early to debate...

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept monetary settings unchanged on Friday and stuck to its upbeat view on the economy, underscoring its conviction that its massive stimulus programme is helping...