Japan entering cyclical rebound: BOJ board member

JAPAN - A Bank of Japan Policy Board member said on Wednesday that Japan's economy was starting to recover but the financial sector posed a risk.

"Although there are various risk factors, it appears Japan's economy is entering a cyclical recovery phase," board member Miyako Suda told business leaders in the regional town of Nagano.

Japan is showing signs of pulling out of its third recession in a decade. Both the government and central bank have upgraded their view of the convalescing economy f