Home > Announcements > Releases 2001 > Announcement of the Monetary Policy Meeting Decisions (Nov.29)

Announcement of the Monetary Policy Meeting Decisions (Nov.29)

November 29, 2001
Bank of Japan

(For immediate release)

At the Monetary Policy Meeting held today, the Bank of Japan decided, by majority vote, to maintain the following guideline for money market operations for the inter-meeting period:The Bank of Japan will provide ample liquidity to the money market by aiming at maintaining the outstanding balance of current accounts held at the Bank at above 6 trillion yen.


Meeting hours : 9:00-12:21

Members present :
Masaru Hayami (Governor)
Yutaka Yamaguchi (Deputy Governor)
Toshio Miki
Nobuyuki Nakahara
Kazuo Ueda
Teizo Taya
Miyako Suda
Shin Nakahara

(Others present)

From Cabinet Office:
Heizo Takenaka, Minister of State for Economic and Fiscal Policy
(9:00-11:37) Takashige Komoda, Deputy Director General for Economic and Fiscal Management
(11:39-12:09, 12:19-12:21)

From Ministry of Finance:
Hideto Fujii, Deputy Vice Minister for Policy Planning and Co-ordination
(9:00-12:09, 12:19-12:21)

Release of minutes:
14:00 on Monday, January 21, 2002