© Reuters. Japan\’s new Finance Minister Shunichi Suzuki wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, speaks at a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, October 5, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Finance Minister Shunichi Suzuki said on Tuesday he would stick to the government\’s aim of balancing its budget by fiscal year 2025.
Suzuki told reporters after a cabinet meeting that he was not considering setting a different fiscal target to replace the current primary budget goal.