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The senior vice minister for financial services urged local finance bureaus around the country Thursday to encourage regional banks to take advantage of a capital infusion system for expanding loans to small firms.

“Smooth fund provision to small companies is one of financial institutions’ key functions,” Tatsuya Tanimoto was quoted as telling a meeting of local financial bureau chiefs. “We would like to see many financial institutions take advantage of the system.”

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