Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda drinks a glass of water during a news conference at the BOJ headquarters in Tokyo December 19, 2014. The Bank of Japan maintained its massive monetary ... more 
Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda drinks a glass of water during a news conference at the BOJ headquarters in Tokyo December 19, 2014. The Bank of Japan maintained its massive monetary stimulus on Friday and offered a brighter view of the economy, clinging to hope that joint efforts with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to revitalise the economy will prod companies into boosting wages and investment. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) less 
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Fri, Dec 19, 2014 3:23 AM EST