Sunday, August 2, 2015   

Bank of Japan holds fire
(01-22 11:34)

The Bank of Japan held off announcing any fresh measures to stimulate the economy, saying its monetary easing blitz was winning the war on deflation.
The decision was widely expected with analysts predicting the BoJ would launch an expansion of its asset-buying plan later this year to counter the effects of an April sales tax increase.--AFP

   
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