Japan finance minister Aso says the government wants to secure the economy's recovery trend
The finance minister's comments are in relation to the poor industrial production data release earlier:
Aso speaking on the upcoming extra budget.
He is refusing to answer questions on why he was kicked out of the band 'Men Without Hats' although I think I might know.
Data also out from Japan today:
- Tokyo inflation data for November, headline is 0.8% y/y (vs. expected 0.6%)
- Japan Unemployment rate for October: 2.4% (expected 2.4%)