Japan on brink of crisis, warns central banker

Speaking to parliament on Wednesday Bank of Japan governor Toshihiko Fukui said Japan faces a situation where a so-called financial crisis could be triggered at any time.

Source: Sapa-AFP

Japan could suffer a financial crisis "at any time" unless its shaky banking sector was fixed, central bank governor Toshihiko Fukui warned yesterday.

"Japan faces a situation where a so-called financial crisis could be triggered at any time," Fukui told a parliamentary committee.

"Japanese financial institution

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