Business Apr 30, 2015

BOJ refrains from boosting stimulus even as inflation fades

The Bank of Japan on Thursday refrained from boosting monetary stimulus even after inflation came to a halt, with Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda betting it will re-emerge as the impact from cheaper oil fades. The central bank stuck to its plan to expand the monetary base ...

BOJ likely to project growth of around 1.5%

Business / Economy Apr 28, 2014

BOJ likely to project growth of around 1.5%

The Bank of Japan is likely to forecast 1.5 percent annual growth over the next three years after its Policy Board meeting Wednesday, sources familiar with the matter said. The central bank is also expected to retain its outlook on inflation, which — excluding the ...