[TOKYO] Several Bank of Japan policymakers warned the global economic outlook was worsening and recent oil price falls could further delay achievement of their 2 per cent inflation target, a summary...

BANK of Japan (BOJ) policymakers disagreed on the feasibility of allowing bond yields to move more flexibly around the central bank's zero per cent target, reflecting division within the board...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda blamed recent instability in stock markets on growing global economic uncertainties, but said the world's third-largest economy was resilient...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan policymakers disagreed on the feasibility of allowing bond yields to move more flexibly around the central bank's zero per cent target, reflecting division within the board...

THE Bank of Japan maintained its ultra-loose monetary policy on Thursday but its governor warned of heightening risks to the economic outlook, suggesting the central bank's next move could be to...

[TOKYO] Japan's output gap in the third quarter turned negative for the first time in almost two years, in a sign the Bank of Japan's 2 per cent inflation target will become even more...

AS THE risks to the global economy rises, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is expected to join a chorus of warnings from other policymakers of the threat to growth from protectionism and signal its resolve to...

BANK of Japan (BOJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he saw no problems emerging from the central bank's purchases of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), shrugging off criticism that their growing...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday he expected British and European Union authorities to work together to avert a "catastrophic" situation in financial services...

BANK of Japan (BOJ) deputy governor Masazumi Wakatabe said on Wednesday that the central bank should not hesitate to ramp up stimulus if risks to the economy threaten the achievement of its inflation...