Japan’s Aso Labels Brokerage Workers as ‘Shady Types’, Jiji Says

  • Remarks are latest in long list of gaffes by Finance Minister
  • Classmates who joined brokerages basically ran scams, says Aso

In the latest of a long series of gaffes, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso has hit out at brokerage workers -- a profession he’s responsible for overseeing.

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