Kuroda should drop two-year inflation target: former BOJ director

Jun 7, 2016

Kuroda should drop two-year inflation target: former BOJ director

The Bank of Japan should abandon its two-year time frame for achieving 2 percent inflation to avoid the pressure of having to take more drastic measures to reach the distant goal, a former BOJ executive director has said. “It’s already conducting very bold stimulus,” ...

May 13, 2016

'Ample space' for monetary easing, Kuroda says

Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda said Friday the bank has “ample space” for additional monetary easing, reminding the market that further stimulus is possible despite the central bank’s decision to stand pat last month. “There is no doubt that ample space for additional ...