[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Monday stressed that the central bank would maintain its ultra-loose monetary policy until inflation hits its 2 per cent target.

[WELLINGTON] Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Masayoshi Amamiya said the central bank could adjust its ultra-loose monetary policy in the future to address the rising cost of prolonged easing, the Asahi...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan policymakers said the central bank should "patiently continue" its powerful monetary easing but attention must be paid to the potential side effects of prolonged easy...

The decision of the Bank of Japan on Friday to leave its large-scale monetary easing policy unchanged brought to the fore the fact that the central bank is still far from realising its 2 per cent...

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CAUTION weighed heavily in the air ahead of the major US-North Korea one-on-one powwow right here in Singapore while fears over global trade loomed after the Group of Seven meeting over the weekend...

A DISAPPOINTING reading on Japan's economy, which suddenly seems to be faltering after two years of steady growth, raises the possibility that it is peaking just as trade friction with the...

BANK of Japan board member Makoto Sakurai said on Thursday excessive monetary easing could destabilise the economy and suggested the central bank could whittle down its massive stimulus programme if...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Tuesday that US and most European central banks are "extremely cautious" of the idea of issuing digital currencies as substitutes for...

[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...