Hayami to resign (maybe)

According to a report from the Friday 27 edition of Japanese newspaper, Yomiuri Shimbun, Governor of the Bank of Japan, Masaru Hayami plans step down after attending a meeting of top financial officials of the Group of Seven (G-7) this weekend in Washington if Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi accepts his resignation.

Initially the Bank of Japan did not deny the report, saying that the governor, at the time in mid-flight on his way to Washington, could not be contacted. Later however, as he

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: