February 22, 2013 / 2:47 AM / 5 years ago

Japan Aso: Next BOJ head doesn't have to be from MOF

TOKYO, Feb 22 (Reuters) - The next Bank of Japan governor does not have to be from the Ministry of Finance although the individual needs to have experience managing a large organisation, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday.

“It’s inappropriate to choose someone who does not have experience managing a big organisation,” Aso told a news conference after a cabinet meeting.

Aso declined to comment on specific foreign exchange levels but said it is important for currencies to move in a stable manner.

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