FOREX TradingCharts.com

Financial News: BoJ Minutes On Tap For Thursday

BoJ Minutes On Tap For Thursday

05/05/2021 - 18:00:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - The Bank of Japan will on Thursday release the minutes from its monetary policy meeting on March 18 and 19, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity.

At the meeting, the bank widened the range at which it permits the yields of government bonds to fluctuate and scrapped the average exchange traded fund buying target and also maintained its benchmark lending rate at -0.1 percent.

Also, the central bank decided to continue to purchase necessary amount of Japanese government bonds without setting an upper limit so that 10-year JGB yields will remain at around zero percent.

Australia will see preliminary May results for the business confidence index from ANZ; the previous reading was -2.0.

New Zealand will release March numbers for building permits; in February, permits tumbled 18.2 percent on month.

Taiwan will see April figures for consumer and wholesale prices; in March, consumer prices were up 0.34 percent on month and 1.26 percent on year, while wholesale prices climbed an annual 4.36 percent.

Thailand will see April results for its business confidence and consumer confidence indexes; in March, their scores were 50.1 and 48.5, respectively.

For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com

Copyright(c) 2021 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved

Market News provided by RTTNews

RECENT INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS


Greece Current Account Deficit Widens In April (52 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Greece's current account deficit widened notably in April from the last year due t ...Full Story»

UK Inflation Expectations Slow In May: BoE/Kantar Survey (01 hr(s), 07 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Britons' inflation expectations for the coming year slowed in May, the latest Bank ...Full Story»

Portugal Producer Prices Accelerate In May (02 hr(s), 45 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Portugal's producer prices accelerated in May, figures from Statistics Portugal sh ...Full Story»

UK Retail Sales Decline In May (03 hr(s), 0 min(s),29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - UK retail sales dropped in May as the reopening of all retail sectors and the easing o ...Full Story»

Croatia Jobless Rate Falls In May (03 hr(s), 56 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Croatia's jobless rate declined in May, figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statis ...Full Story»

Eurozone Current Account Surplus Rises In April (05 hr(s), 04 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The euro area current account surplus increased in April, the European Central Bank re ...Full Story»

Poland Average Gross Wages Rise In May (05 hr(s), 19 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Poland's average gross wages rose in May, data from Statistics Poland showed on Fr ...Full Story»

BoJ Keeps Stimulus Unchanged; Mulls Funding Plans To Address Climate Change (06 hr(s), 23 min(s), 29 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - The Bank of Japan maintained its massive monetary stimulus and announced the introduct ...Full Story»

Search

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS

Greece Current Account Deficit Widens In April

06/18/2021 - 09:10 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Greece's current account deficit widened notably in April from the last year due t ...Full Story>>

UK Inflation Expectations Slow In May: BoE/Kantar Survey

06/18/2021 - 08:55 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Britons' inflation expectations for the coming year slowed in May, the latest Bank ...Full Story>>

Portugal Producer Prices Accelerate In May

06/18/2021 - 07:17 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Portugal's producer prices accelerated in May, figures from Statistics Portugal sh ...Full Story>>

UK Retail Sales Decline In May

06/18/2021 - 07:02 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - UK retail sales dropped in May as the reopening of all retail sectors and the easing o ...Full Story>>

Croatia Jobless Rate Falls In May

06/18/2021 - 06:06 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Croatia's jobless rate declined in May, figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statis ...Full Story>>

Do not sell my personal information

Copyright © 2021. All market data is provided by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided "as is" and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice. To see all exchange delays and terms of use, please see disclaimer.