Nikkei holding steady with all eyes on BOJ meeting

Tue Jan 22, 2013 12:08am GMT

TOKYO, Jan 22 (Reuters) - The Nikkei share average barely
budged at Tuesday's open ahead of the end of a Bank of Japan
policy meeting, at which the central bank is largely expected to
set a 2 percent inflation target and introduce more aggressive
easing steps.
    The Nikkei inched up 0.1 percent to 10,755.98 while
the Topix also tiptoed up 0.1 percent to 905.62.
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After wave of QE, onus shifts to leaders to boost economy

DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.