Fukui says risks will be assessed cautiously

Bank of Japan governor Toshihiko Fukui said Friday 15 September the central bank will cautiously monitor various risks before taking further policy actions in its current credit-tightening cycle.

"From here on, we remain forward-looking. We will expand our horizon and proceed our policy after checking all kinds of possibilities and risks," he told reporters on arrival in Singapore to attend the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.

Fukui said his cautious stance