Bribery in international business

Japan - OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

 

‌‌Deposit of instrument of ratification/acceptance: 13 October 1998
Entry into force of the Convention: 15 February 1999 
Entry into force of implementing legislation: 15 February 1999

Implementation and enforcement

This page contains all information relating to implementation of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention in Japan.

Monitoring reports

2014 Follow-up on Phase 3 report

2001 Phase 3 report

2007 

2006 

2005 

2002 

 

News releases

2014 Statement of OECD Working Group on Bribery on Japan's Efforts to Increase Foreign Bribery Enforcement | also available in Japanese

2012  | also available in Japanese

2006 

 

Links

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The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention establishes standards to criminalise bribery of foreign public officials in international business transactions.

Full text and related documents

 

Monitoring and evaluation

Monitoring of implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention takes places in successive phases through a rigorous peer-review monitoring system. 

Description of each phase of evaluation

 

Signatory countries

Reports relating to all signatory countries are published following peer review examinations conducted by the OECD Working Group on Bribery

Country reports

 

Data on enforcement

The enforcement data includes the number of criminal, administrative and civil cases of foreign bribery that have resulted in a final disposition, such as a criminal conviction or acquittal, or similar findings under an administrative or civil procedure.

Data on enforcement

OECD Foreign Bribery Report

 

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