Japan's central bank chief signals room to boost stimulus as economic risks rise

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 - 09:32 GMT

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda warned of heightening risks to the economic outlook and signalled the central bank's readiness to ramp up stimulus.

Yen edges up ahead of U.S.-Japan trade talks, dovish RBNZ knocks down kiwi

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 08:42 GMT

Elsewhere in the currency market, the New Zealand dollar slid as its central bank staked out a dovish policy.

Dollar firms vs yen as BOJ's Kuroda in no hurry to tap policy brakes

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 08:36 GMT

The dollar edged higher against the yen on Thursday.

Japan August wholesale prices rise at fastest pace in nine years

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 09:30 GMT

Japanese wholesale prices rose at the fastest annual pace in nearly nine years in August as robust Chinese demand boosted commodity prices.

BoJ slashes annual inflation forecasts

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 09:19 GMT

The Bank of Japan on Thursday slashed its annual inflation forecast