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BOJ’s Kuroda Sees Progress on Prices While Sticking With Easing

  • Says inflation expectations and price hike tolerance rising
  • Monetary tightening not suitable as economy still recovering
Haruhiko Kuroda

Haruhiko Kuroda

Photographer: Suguro Yuma/Jiji Press/Bloomberg

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Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda pointed to some positive changes that suggest progress is being made toward his stable inflation target while making clear that policy tightening still isn’t an option for now.