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Monetary Policy Meetings

A list of scheduled dates of the meetings*; policy statements; minutes of the meetings; and the Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (the Outlook Report).

At the January and July Monetary Policy Meetings, the Bank makes interim assessments of the outlook laid out in the latest Outlook Report, and each assessment is included in the statement on monetary policy released after the relevant Monetary Policy Meeting.

2014

Date of MPM Publication of
MPM Minutes
Publication of
Outlook Report
(The Bank's View)
(Reference)
Publication of
Monthly Report
Jan. 21 (Tues.), 22 (Wed.) Feb. 21 (Fri.) Interim assessment Jan. 23 (Thurs.)
Feb. 17 (Mon.), 18 (Tues.) Mar. 14 (Fri.)
Feb. 19 (Wed.)
Mar. 10 (Mon.), 11 (Tues.) Apr. 11 (Fri.)
Mar. 12 (Wed.)
Apr. 7 (Mon.), 8 (Tues.) May  7 (Wed.)
Apr. 9 (Wed.)
Apr. 30 (Wed.) May  26 (Mon.) Apr. 30 (Wed.)
May  20 (Tues.), 21 (Wed.) June 18 (Wed.)
May  22 (Thurs.)
June 12 (Thurs.), 13 (Fri.) July 18 (Fri.)
June 16 (Mon.)
July 14 (Mon.), 15 (Tues.) Aug. 13 (Wed.) Interim assessment July 16 (Wed.)
Aug. 7 (Thurs.), 8 (Fri.) Sep. 9 (Tues.)
Aug. 11 (Mon.)
Sep. 3 (Wed.), 4 (Thurs.) Oct. 10 (Fri.)
Sep. 5 (Fri.)
Oct. 6 (Mon.), 7 (Tues.) Nov. 6 (Thurs.)
Oct. 8 (Wed.)
Oct. 31 (Fri.) Nov. 25 (Tues.) Oct. 31 (Fri.)
Nov. 18 (Tues.), 19 (Wed.) Dec. 25 (Thurs.)
Nov. 20 (Thurs.)
Dec. 18 (Thurs.), 19 (Fri.) To be announced
Dec. 22 (Mon.)

2013

Date of MPM Publication of
MPM Minutes
Publication of
Outlook Report
(The Bank's View)
(Reference)
Publication of
Monthly Report
Jan. 21 (Mon.), 22 (Tues.) Feb. 19 (Tues.) Interim assessment Jan. 23 (Wed.)
Feb. 13 (Wed.), 14 (Thurs.) Mar. 12 (Tues.)
Feb. 15 (Fri.)
Mar. 6 (Wed.), 7 (Thurs.) Apr. 9 (Tues.)
Mar. 8 (Fri.)
Apr. 3 (Wed.), 4 (Thurs.) May  2 (Thurs.)
Apr. 5 (Fri.)
Apr. 26 (Fri.) May  27 (Mon.) Apr. 26 (Fri.)
May  21 (Tues.), 22 (Wed.) June 14 (Fri.)
May  23 (Thurs.)
June 10 (Mon.), 11 (Tues.) July 17 (Wed.)
June 12 (Wed.)
July 10 (Wed.), 11 (Thurs.) Aug. 13 (Tues.) Interim assessment July 12 (Fri.)
Aug. 7 (Wed.), 8 (Thurs.) Sep. 10 (Tues.)
Aug. 9 (Fri.)
Sep. 4 (Wed.), 5 (Thurs.) Oct. 9 (Wed.)
Sep. 6 (Fri.)
Oct. 3 (Thurs.), 4 (Fri.) Nov. 6 (Wed.)
Oct. 7 (Mon.)
Oct. 31 (Thurs.) Nov. 26 (Tues.) Oct. 31 (Thurs.)
Nov. 20 (Wed.), 21 (Thurs.) Dec. 26 (Thurs.)
Nov. 22 (Fri.)
Dec. 19 (Thurs.), 20 (Fri.) Jan. 27 (Mon.)
Dec. 24 (Tues.)

* The schedule of MPMs for twelve months ahead will, in principle, be released immediately after the MPMs in June and December.

Past Monetary Policy Meetings

Note: The time of release will be, in principle, as follows.

  • MPM Minutes
    It will be released at 8:50 a.m.
  • Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (Outlook Report)
    "The Bank's View" in the Outlook Report will be released at 3:00 p.m., and the full text at 2:00 p.m. on the next business day.
    As an exception to this principle, the full text of the October 2014 Outlook Report will be released at 2:00 p.m. on November 1 (Sat.), 2014.
  • Monthly Report of Recent Economic and Financial Developments (Monthly Report)
    The Japanese original and the English translation for summary will be released at 2:00 p.m. (the English translation for the full text will be published at 4:30 p.m. on the next business day).
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