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Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks during a news conference after his first monetary policy meeting as BOJ governor in Tokyo, April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks during a news conference after his first monetary policy meeting as BOJ governor in Tokyo, April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks during a news conference after his first monetary policy meeting as BOJ governor in Tokyo, April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
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Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda points at a chart projecting his quantitative and qualitative monetary easing plans during a news conference after his first monetary policy meeting as BOJ governor in Tokyo, April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda points at a chart projecting his quantitative and qualitative monetary easing plans during a news conference after his first monetary policy meeting as BOJ governor in Tokyo, April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda points at a chart projecting his quantitative and qualitative monetary easing plans during a news conference after his first monetary policy meeting as BOJ governor in Tokyo, April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
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The Bank of Japan building is pictured in Tokyo, March 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

The Bank of Japan building is pictured in Tokyo, March 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

The Bank of Japan building is pictured in Tokyo, March 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
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