Wednesday April 08, 2015
The Bank of Japan held off further easing measures today despite struggling to drag up inflation that is defying a massive stimulus plan launched two years ago.
Friday March 27, 2015
Japanese inflation stalled in February with a key measure of prices flat for the first time in nearly two years, data showed today.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
The Bank of Japan has held off launching fresh stimulus, even as weak growth figures aggravate concerns about the strength of a recovery in the world's number three economy.
Wednesday November 19, 2014
The Bank of Japan kept monetary settings and its upbeat economic view unchanged today in the wake of data showing the economy has slipped into recession.
Friday September 19, 2014
Japan today downgraded its assessment of the economy for the first time in five months, as a string of weak data hammers hopes for a quick recovery after Tokyo's April sales tax hike.
Thursday February 28, 2013
Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe vowed to push ahead with more aggressive monetary easing as he nominated Haruhiko Kuroda to head the country's central bank.
Monday February 25, 2013
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is preparing to nominate Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda to head Japan's central bank.