Japan's LDP won't meddle with BOJ

One of Japan's ruling party lawmakers told Reuters on Wednesday 1 March that it is up to the Bank of Japan when it ends its ultra-easy policy so long as steps to contain bond yield spikes are in place.

"So long as there is a solid framework in place, it's up to the BOJ," Kozo Yamamoto told Reuters after a meeting of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party committee on monetary policy, which he heads.

Yamamoto has been one of the most vocal opponents of a switch to a tighter monetary policy by the B