Feb 6, 2020
BoJ'S Masai: Necessary to continue easing to support growth
Bank of Japan's board member Masai has said that the downside risks to Japan's economy, prices have subsided somewhat but remain high.
- Must ease if must ease without hesitation if risks materialise, increase chance economy will lose momentum for hitting price goal.
- It is natural concerns emerging that prolonged global low rates could encourage firms, investors to take on more risk.
- Necessary to continue easing to support growth.