Nikkei 225 Leads Asian Stocks Higher as Yen Falls on Policy Bets

Nikkei 225 Leads Asian Stocks Higher as Yen Falls on Policy Bets

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The Japanese national flag flies atop the Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. Japan’s central bank will probably increase monetary stimulus, 17 of the 21 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg forecast. pledges not to increase taxes.