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Former OECD head describes challenge of persuading China to sign convention

By Clara Hudson

15 December 2017

Former OECD head describes challenge of persuading China to sign convention Donald Johnston speaking at the OECD headquarters in Paris

China is reluctant to sign the OECD's Anti-Bribery Convention because many companies view bribery as part of doing business in certain countries, former OECD secretary general Donald Johnston told a conference in Paris.