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JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa smiles during his last news conference as head of the... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa smiles during his last news conference as head of the... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa smiles during his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS HEADSHOT) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa smiles during his last news conference as head of the... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa smiles during his last news conference as head of the... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa smiles during his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends his last news conference as head of the central... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends his last news conference as head of the central... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa bows before his last news conference as head of the... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa bows before his last news conference as head of the... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa bows before his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during his last news conference as head of the... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during his last news conference as head of the... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa bows after his last news conference as head of the... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa bows after his last news conference as head of the... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa bows after his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ
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March 19, 2013 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves after his last news conference as head of the... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves after his last news conference as head of the... 
Outgoing Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves after his last news conference as head of the central bank, in Tokyo March 19, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday central banks must respect communication with markets but in the end have to make monetary policy decisions that are most desirable for long term economic growth. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA
RTR3EOFJ 
March 07, 2013 
A man walks past the Bank of Japan in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said... 
Tokyo, Japan 
A man walks past the Bank of Japan in Tokyo 
A man walks past the Bank of Japan in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that relying primarily on boosting inflation expectations to achieve the central bank's price target could lead to a rise in bond yields and harm the financial system. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA
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March 07, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Shirakawa said... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa leaves a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Shirakawa said on Thursday that relying primarily on boosting inflation expectations to achieve the central bank's price target could lead to a rise in bond yields and harm the financial system. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA
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March 07, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Shirakawa said on Thursday that relying primarily on boosting inflation expectations to achieve the central bank's price target could lead to a rise in bond yields and harm the financial system. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS HEADSHOT POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA
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March 07, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Shirakawa said on Thursday that relying primarily on boosting inflation expectations to achieve the central bank's price target could lead to a rise in bond yields and harm the financial system. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA
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March 07, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Bank of Japan... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa attends a news conference in Tokyo March 7, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that relying primarily on boosting inflation expectations to achieve the central bank's price target could lead to a rise in bond yields and harm the financial system. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS HEADSHOT) 
JAPAN/
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February 26, 2013 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King (R) prepares to give his speech as Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of England Governor King prepares to give his speech as Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa leaves... 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King (R) prepares to give his speech as Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a stage at King's lecture meeting hosted by the Japan Bankers Association in Tokyo February 26, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN/
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February 26, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa prepares for a speech at a lecture meeting by Bank of England... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa prepares for a speech at a lecture meeting by Bank of England Governor... 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa prepares for a speech at a lecture meeting by Bank of England Governor Mervyn King hosted by the Japan Bankers Association in Tokyo February 26, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN/
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February 26, 2013 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King (R) prepares to give his speech as Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of England Governor King prepares to give his speech as Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa leaves... 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King (R) prepares to give his speech as Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a stage at King's lecture meeting hosted by the Japan Bankers Association in Tokyo February 26, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN/
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February 26, 2013 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King (L) shakes hands with Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa at... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of England Governor King shakes hands with Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa at King's lecture meeting... 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King (L) shakes hands with Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa at King's lecture meeting hosted by the Japan Bankers Association in Tokyo February 26, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN/
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February 26, 2013 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King listens to a speech by Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of England Governor King listens to a speech by Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa at King's lecture... 
Bank of England Governor Mervyn King listens to a speech by Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa at King's lecture meeting hosted by the Japan Bankers Association in Tokyo February 26, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
G20/
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February 16, 2013 
Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) and Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) prepare for a... 
Moscow, Russia 
Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso and Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa prepare for a family... 
Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) and Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) prepare for a family photo during a meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bank governors at the Manezh Exhibition Center in Moscow February 16, 2013. The Group of 20 nations declared on Saturday there would be no 'currency war' and deferred plans to set new debt-cutting targets in an indication of concern about the fragile state of the world economy. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
RTR3DROR 
February 14, 2013 
A man walks past in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki... 
Tokyo, Japan 
A man walks past in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo 
A man walks past in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. Picture is taken in slow shutter REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
A man walks past in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki... 
Tokyo, Japan 
A man walks past in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo 
A man walks past in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa is seen through the viewfinder of a video camera as he speaks... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa is seen through the viewfinder of a video camera as he speaks... 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa is seen through the viewfinder of a video camera as he speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/BOJ-SHIRAKAWA
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN/
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February 14, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 14, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said on Thursday that the central bank's monetary policy is not directly targeting currency moves. "The BOJ is conducting monetary policy to achieve stability in Japan's economy. It will continue to do so and I will explain this to the G20 nations," Shirakawa told a news conference ahead of a gathering of G20 finance leaders in Moscow over the weekend. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS HEADSHOT) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (R) leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (R) leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (C) arrives at a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa arrives at a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (C) arrives at a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
RTR3DDGX 
February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
RTR3DDGT 
February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (C) leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (C) leaves after he speaks to reporter during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/SHIRAKAWA-RESIGNATION
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February 05, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa... 
Tokyo, Japan 
BOJ Governor Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo February 5, 2013. Shirakawa said on Tuesday he would step down on March 19, three weeks earlier than the official end of his five-year term, to leave the central bank at the same time as his two deputies. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS HEADSHOT) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) sits down with Finance Minister Taro Aso (C), Economics Minister... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Prime Minister Abe sits down with Finance Minister Aso, Economics Minister Amari, and Bank of... 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) sits down with Finance Minister Taro Aso (C), Economics Minister Akira Amari, and Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L), during their meeting at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo January 22, 2013. The Bank of Japan announced on Tuesday its most determined effort yet to end years of economic stagnation, saying it would switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Koji Sasahara/Pool (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) talks with Finance Minister Taro Aso (C), Economics Minister Akira... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Prime Minister Abe talks with Finance Minister Aso, Economics Minister Amari, and Bank of Japan... 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) talks with Finance Minister Taro Aso (C), Economics Minister Akira Amari, and Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L), during their meeting at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo January 22, 2013. The Bank of Japan announced on Tuesday its most determined effort yet to end years of economic stagnation, saying it would switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Koji Sasahara/Pool (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
RTR3CS74 
January 22, 2013 
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro Aso,... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Prime Minister Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Aso, Bank of Japan... 
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro Aso, Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa and Economics Minister Akira Amari (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
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January 22, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) speaks at a joint news conference with Finance Minister... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa speaks at a joint news conference with Finance Minister Aso and Economics... 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) speaks at a joint news conference with Finance Minister Taro Aso and Economics Minister Akira Amari after their briefing to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso bows to Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (front) after their... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Finance Minister Aso bows to Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa after their joint news conference... 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso bows to Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (front) after their joint news conference with Economics Minister Akira Amari (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
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January 22, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) and Finance Minister Taro Aso attend a joint news conference... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa and Finance Minister Aso attend a joint news conference with Economics... 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) and Finance Minister Taro Aso attend a joint news conference with Economics Minister Akira Amari after their briefing to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso is seen in-between reporters while he speaks at a joint news conference... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Finance Minister Aso is seen in-between reporters while he speaks at a joint news conference... 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso is seen in-between reporters while he speaks at a joint news conference with Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa and Economics Minister Akira Amari after their briefing to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPANPOLITICS BUSINESS - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
RTR3CS6G 
January 22, 2013 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (R) coughs while Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa answers... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Finance Minister Aso coughs while Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa answers reporter's question... 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (R) coughs while Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa answers reporter's question at their joint news conference with Economics Minister Akira Amari (not pictured) after their briefing with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo January 22, 2013. The Bank of Japan announced on Tuesday its most determined effort yet to end years of economic stagnation, saying it would switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and doubling its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY/GOVT-BOJ
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's PM Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Aso, Bank of Japan Governor... 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro Aso, Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa and Economics Minister Akira Amari (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
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January 22, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L), Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) and Economics Minister Akira... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa, Finance Minister Aso and Economics Minister Amari greet each other... 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L), Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) and Economics Minister Akira Amari (L) greet each other at the conclusion to their joint news conference, which was after their briefing with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured), in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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January 22, 2013 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa is seen between reporters while he speaks at a joint news conference... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa is seen between reporters while he speaks at a joint news conference... 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa is seen between reporters while he speaks at a joint news conference with Finance Minister Taro Aso and Economics Minister Akira Amari after their briefing with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) reads a statement as he stands beside Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Finance Minister Aso reads a statement as he stands beside Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa and... 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) reads a statement as he stands beside Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) and Economics Minister Akira Amari at their joint news conference after their briefing with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS) 
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Prime Minister Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Aso, Bank... 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro Aso, Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa and Economics Minister Akira Amari in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS HEADSHOT) 
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Prime Minister Abe speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Aso, Bank... 
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) speaks to reporters after hearing a briefing by Finance Minister Taro Aso, Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa and Economics Minister Akira Amari in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) 
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) looks at Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) as he leaves... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Finance Minister Aso looks at Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa as he leaves their joint news... 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) looks at Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) as he leaves their joint news conference with Economics Minister Akira Amari (R) after their briefing to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) 
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January 22, 2013 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) reads a statement as he stands beside Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japan's Finance Minister Aso reads a statement as he stands beside Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa and... 
Japan's Finance Minister Taro Aso (C) reads a statement as he stands beside Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa (L) and Economics Minister Akira Amari at their joint news conference after their briefing to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) in Tokyo January 22, 2013. Aso said on Tuesday that the government highly appreciated the Bank of Japan's decision to switch to an open-ended commitment to buying assets next year and double its inflation target to 2 percent. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) 
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January 15, 2013 
A Japanese 10,000 Yen bank note is displayed at the currency museum of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo January... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Japanese 10,000 Yen bank note is displayed at the currency museum of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo 
A Japanese 10,000 Yen bank note is displayed at the currency museum of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo January 15, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said the central bank will continue with powerful monetary easing as the economy is likely to remain weak for the time being, hardening market expectations that it will expand
stimulus again this month. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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January 15, 2013 
A man walks past the headquarters of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo January 15, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor... 
Tokyo, Japan 
A man walks past headquarters of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo 
A man walks past the headquarters of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo January 15, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki
Shirakawa said the central bank will continue with powerful
monetary easing as the economy is likely to remain weak for the
time being, hardening market expectations that it will expand
stimulus again this month. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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January 15, 2013 
People walk past a street covered with snow in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo January 15, 2013.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
People walk past a street covered with snow in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo 
People walk past a street covered with snow in front of the Bank of Japan in Tokyo January 15, 2013. Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa said the central bank will continue with powerful monetary easing as the economy is likely to remain weak for the time being, hardening market expectations that it will expand stimulus again this month. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY-BOJ
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December 20, 2012 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012. The Bank of Japan delivered its third dose of monetary stimulus in four months on Thursday in a prelude to more aggressive action next year, as it faces intensifying pressure from the country's next leader for stronger efforts to beat deflation. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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December 20, 2012 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves the venue after a news conference in Tokyo December 20,... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves after a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa leaves the venue after a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012. The Bank of Japan delivered its third dose of monetary stimulus in four months on Thursday in a prelude to more aggressive action next year, as it faces intensifying pressure from the country's next leader for stronger efforts to beat deflation. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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December 20, 2012 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012. The Bank of Japan delivered its third dose of monetary stimulus in four months on Thursday in a prelude to more aggressive action next year, as it faces intensifying pressure from the country's next leader for stronger efforts to beat deflation. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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December 20, 2012 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012. The Bank of Japan delivered its third dose of monetary stimulus in four months on Thursday in a prelude to more aggressive action next year, as it faces intensifying pressure from the country's next leader for stronger efforts to beat deflation. REUTERS/Yuya Shino (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
JAPAN-ECONOMY-BOJ
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December 20, 2012 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012.... 
Tokyo, Japan 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo 
Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa speaks during a news conference in Tokyo December 20, 2012. The Bank of Japan delivered its third dose of monetary stimulus in four months on Thursday in a prelude to more aggressive action next year, as it faces intensifying pressure from the country's next leader for stronger efforts to beat deflation. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (JAPAN - Tags: BUSINESS) 
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