BoJ keeps its target rate at 0.1%, as expected, and extends emergency credit programs until the...

|By:, SA News Editor

BoJ keeps its target rate at 0.1%, as expected, and extends emergency credit programs until the end of the year. In light of tight borrowing conditions, BoJ lowers its outlook, and expects the economy to shrink a record 3.4% this fiscal year vs. -3.1%. (ETF: EWJ)