Japan govt spokesman voices hope BOJ will continue effort to hit inflation goal
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's chief cabinet secretary Hirokazu Matsuno voiced hope on Monday that the central bank will continue to make efforts to accelerate inflation to its 2% target.
"Specific monetary policy means falls under the jurisdiction of the Bank of Japan. We hope the BOJ continues to strive toward achieving its price goal," Matsuno told a news conference.
(Reporting by Satoshi Sugiyama, writing by Leika Kihara; Editing by Kim Coghill)
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