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The Telegraph: - Mr Abe has said that he will pick someone who agrees with his views on the need for bolder monetary easing to succeed governor Masaaki Shirakawa when his term expires in April next year.
"At this month's policy meeting, the BoJ said it would examine (setting an inflation target) at its next meeting" in January, he said on television on Sunday.