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BOJ to hold emergency policy meeting Monday at 0300 GMT

TOKYO, March 16 (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan said it would hold an emergency policy meeting on Monday to discuss monetary policy in light of recent economic and financial developments.

The meeting, to be held from 12 p.m. (0300 GMT) will replace the scheduled rate review on March 18-19, the BOJ said. (Reporting by Leika Kihara; Editing by Chris Gallagher)