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The Bank of Japan began a two-day policy meeting Monday during which it is expected to consider revising its economic assessment upward for the second straight month.

The Policy Board is expected to hold the key interest rate steady at 0.1 percent. The central bank last cut its target rate for unsecured overnight call money in December, lowering the rate from 0.3 percent.

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