Mizuno says BOJ to gradually lift rates

Bank of Japan board member Atsushi Mizuno said in an interview published Wednesday 13 September policy makers remain committed to gradually raising interest rates even after recent signs of slower economic growth.

``Things are in line with our scenario'' that prices are rising and the economy is expanding, Mizuno said in an interview with Bloomberg in Tokyo Tuesday. ``I want to emphasize that that means fine adjustments will continue to be made to interest rates.''

``We have been seeing some m

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