Japan Central Bank

February 25, 2013 - 12:29 AM
FILE - In this May 2, 2012 file photo, Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda addresses the media at the start of the four-day 45th Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors in Manila, Philippines. Japan's currency weakened and shares climbed as local media reported that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to nominate Kuroda to head the central bank. Abe was expected to announce the plan later Monday, Feb. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)