July 17, 2021 at 09:00 JST
Babk of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda at a news conference in Tokyo on July 16 (Pool)
The Bank of Japan cut this fiscal year's growth forecast on Friday as new emergency curbs to combat the COVID-19 pandemic hurt consumption, reinforcing expectations that it will lag global counterparts in dialing back its massive stimulus. [Read More]
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