The Straits Times
Published on Oct 29, 2012

Japan Economics Minister Maehara to attend BOJ policy meeting


TOKYO (REUTERS) - Japanese Economics Minister Seiji Maehara said on Monday that he will attend the Bank of Japan's policy-setting meeting on Tuesday.

At its meeting, the central bank is expected to further ease monetary policy and may make a stronger commitment to continue pumping cash into the economy until its 1 percent inflation target is achieved, sources have said.