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High-Level OECD Mission to Meet Japanese Officials on Fighting Foreign Bribery

 

28/6/2016 - In December 2014, the OECD Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions agreed to send a High Level Mission to Japan due to longstanding serious concerns about Japan’s implementation of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention (The Working Group’s reports on Japan can be found here). The High Level Mission will visit Tokyo on 29-30 June 2016, and meet senior Japanese officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Ministry of Justice, National Police Agency and National Tax Agency.

 

The Working Group on Bribery – made up of the 34 OECD Member countries plus Argentina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Colombia, Latvia, Russia and South Africa – is composed of the Parties to the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention.

 

For further information, journalists are invited to contact OECD’s Media Relations Division at news.contact@oecd.org or +33 (0)1 45 24 97 00.

 

For more information on OECD’s work to fight corruption, please visit www.oecd.org/corruption.

 

Working with over 100 countries, the OECD is a global policy forum that promotes policies to improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world.

 

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