Bank of Japan


(Nippon Ginko)
2-1-1 Nihonbashi-Hongokucho
Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-8660

Telephone +81 3 3279 1111 
Fax +81 3 5200 2256 
Email [email protected]
Twitter @Bank_of_Japan_e (English)

Brief History

Established in 1882 under a 30-year charter, and then extended for a further 30 years. In 1942 the original legislation was superseded by law N°. 67 February 1942, when the bank became a permanent institution. Further substantial amendments occurred in 1949 with the appointment

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