BOJ's Fukui to attend Basel BIS meeting

Bank of Japan Governor Toshihiko Fukui will attend the Bank for International Settlements' (BIS) upcoming bi-monthly meeting in the Swiss city of Basel, Japan's central bank said on Friday 7 May .

Fukui will leave Japan on Saturday 8 May and return on Tuesday 11 May, the BOJ said. He will be accompanied by Assistant Governor Eiji Hirano.