Japan’s economy picking up

Haruhiko Kuroda, the Bank of Japan’s governor, has said now is the stage to continue monetary easing to support the economy.

Key comments

  • Japan’s economy is likely to recover as the impact of supply constraints and the pandemic eases. 
  • Aiming for stable and sustainable chievement of price target including wage growth. 
  • Tightening labour market and price gains so far will reflect in wage negotiations next spring.  
  • Chances are high for tight job market to  drive up wages.   
  • Labour shift towards high productive areas could push up wages.

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