Further comments by BOJ governor, Haruhiko Kuroda

  • Monetary policy is guided by its objectives
  • Room for fiscal spending is somewhat limited in Japan

The headline comment is a repeat of the budget stance released by the Japanese government yesterday, in that they need a mix of monetary and fiscal policies to try and achieve their budget goal over the next few years.

This is all merely political talk more than anything else as these "targets" and "goals" often get pushed back every single year.

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