BOJ may need to do more to stop deflation-Kan quoted

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TOKYO, Feb 1 (BestGrowthStock) – The Bank of Japan may need to make
efforts on the monetary policy front to stop deflation, the
Nikkei business daily quoted Japan’s Finance Minister Naoto Kan
as saying on Monday.

Kan was also quoted as saying in an interview with the
newspaper that the government and the Bank of Japan share the
view that Japan needs to escape deflation.

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(Reporting by Leika Kihara and Rie Ishiguro)

BOJ may need to do more to stop deflation-Kan quoted