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China finance chief exit derails Japan hopes for yuan deal

Tokyo eager to revive monetary cooperation chilled by islet row

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Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso, left, with counterpart Lou Jiwei in Beijing last year.   © Kyodo

BEIJING -- When China's reformist Finance Minister Lou Jiwei stepped down in November, Japan found its hopes of rekindling bilateral currency cooperation on rough terrain.

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