BOJ's Fukui sees continued economic recovery

Bank of Japan Governor Toshihiko Fukui said on Wednesday 13 October that the benefits of the economic recovery are now spreading more strongly to the household sector as labour conditions improve, and the steady pickup in consumer spending continues.

"The positive impact of brisk corporate activity on the household is strengthening," as Japan's unemployment rate declines and fewer companies report having too many workers, Fukui said at a news conference, citing the recent Bank of Japan's quart