BOJ's Kuroda: Weak yen contributing a lot to price gains
TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday that a weak yen and high energy prices are contributing a lot to gains in consumer prices.
Kuroda, speaking in the lower house financial affairs committee, also said that gains in consumer prices are spreading to a broader range of goods, indicating that domestic demand is expanding.
(Reporting by Stanley White; Editing by Dominic Lau)
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