"August 30, 2010 Bank of Japan
Calling of an Unscheduled Monetary Policy Meeting
Today, in accordance with Article 17 of the Bank of Japan Act, the Chairman of the Policy Board decided to call an unscheduled Monetary Policy Meeting as follows.
Time: Monday, August 30, 2010, from 9:00 a.m.
Purpose: To discuss monetary control matters based on recent economic and financial developments."
*Update: "@DailyFXTeam $USDJPY drops after BOJ expands credit program to 30 trillion yen from 20 trillion; some were expecting intervention"
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We'll see how long the rally lasts...