Japan's Takenaka to meet Greenspan

Japanese Economics Minister Heizo Takenaka was due to begin a five day visit to the Unites States on Tuesday. His schedule includes a meeting with Fed chairman Alan Greenspan.

Source: AFX Asia

Heizo Takenaka is scheduled to start his five-day US visit later today. He will meet Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan and Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Nicholas Gregory Mankiw. This will be the first time Takenaka will meet with Greenspan since the Japanese minister took office.