Japan Exchange Group CEO says to decide on extending trading hours this year
TAIPEI Aug 22 (Reuters) - The head of Japan Exchange Group Inc (JPX) said on Friday that he favours longer trading hours for the exchange and a decision on the long-debated issue will be made this year.
Chief Executive Officer Atsushi Saito made the comments on the sidelines of a business event in Taipei.
JPX's current 5-hour trading day is the shortest among major exchanges in the world.
(Reporting by Faith Hung; Editing by Kim Coghill)
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