An influential Federal Reserve official said U.S. inflation would pick up as wages improved.
The Bank of Japan released the minutes of its April policy review.
The dollar nudged higher on Monday as New York Fed President William Dudley's comments came with doubts about raising rates.
Kelvin Tay, UBS Wealth Management, says dollar/yen is due to head lower as the Bank of Japan will be pressured to let ten-year yields rise to 0.2 percent.
The Bank of Japan released its latest monetary policy views on Friday at the end of a two-day meeting.
Jesper Koll, WisdomTree Japan KK, weighs in on the BOJ's decision to hold its policy steady and agrees that there was no reason to change things.
Inflation's near zero in Japan and the BOJ previously said they wouldn't wind down till they achieved a 2 percent overshoot, says Nicholas Smith from CLSA.
Signs that the labor market in Japan is finally tightening point to "some degree" of inflation ahead, says Callum Henderson, Eurasia Group.
Japan reported national consumer price index figures for April.
Nandini Ramakrishnan, global market analyst at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, discusses key issues that the Japanese economy is facing.
Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, speaks about inflation and interest rates in Japan as well as central bank monetary policy more broadly.
Paul Sheard of Standard & Poor's talks about the role of Japanese corporates in raising wages so that the country can meet its 2 percent inflation target.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks with CNBC at the 2017 Asian Development Bank meeting in Yokohama, Japan.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda talks about the impact of exchange rates, while commenting on the state of the Japanese economy.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda explains why a more aggressive Federal Reserve may not necessarily impact the Bank of Japan’s policy.
BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda says a more aggressive rate hike by the Federal Reserve does not mean Japan’s central bank has to follow suit.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda shares his thoughts about the economic situation in Japan.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda tells CNBC in an exclusive interview that its monetary policy is working.
Bank of Japan minutes for March show continued aggressive easing remains the path most board members see to higher consumer prices.
The Bank of Japan raised its economic forecasts at its policy meeting outcome on Thursday, but it kept policy steady.