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Donald J. Johnston

A Canadian lawyer and politician. He served in various Liberal Party capacities in the 1980s and 1990s and became Secretary-General of the OECD in 1996. During his tenure, which lasted until 2006, the OECD promoted social responsibility for multinational corporations. He was born in 1936.
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As the aging of Japan's population increases, room to expand the budget will be limited, OECD Secretary General Donald Johnston said in a speech given in Tokyo.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston told the hearing that, earlier that night, Miss Dobner and boyfriend Paul Gallivan had been out for a curry in Hoylake before going on to Wetherspoons.
Other keynote speakers and panelists at the Forum included Sir Michael Howard, President Emeritus, International Institute of Strategic Studies; Donald Johnston, Secretary General, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD); John Edwin Mroz, President and Founder, EastWest Institute; Sergey Ordzhonikidze, Under Secretary General and Director General, United Nations; Jamie Shea, Deputy Assistant Secretary General for External Relations, NATO; Antonio Vitorino, European Commissioner for Justice and Home Affairs; Ted Whiteside, Head of the Weapons of Mass Destruction Centre, NATO; and more.
OECD Secretary General Donald Johnston is scheduled to hold talks with Foreign Minister Yohei Kono and other ministers to discuss economic conditions in Japan and the world, the ministry said in a statement.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston said: "Mr Burns saw the deceased spit on the floor of the pub and made some comment similar to 'would you do that in your own home' and 'have some respect for the people who have to clean it up'.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston told the inquest Bethany had been pronounced dead at Arrowe Park Hospital less than an hour after the collision with the car.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston said: "At some point after midnight he went to the toilet.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston said: "One witness saw two females on the bridge close to his position as he fell.
The WKF has welcomed many high-profile, global business and political leaders to Asia, including Bill Gates, Donald Johnston, Lester Thurow, Rajat Gupta, Paul Krugman and Peter Martin.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston said Mr Nicholson was last seen alive on the morning of December 4 last year at his home in Atherton Drive, Upton.
Faure, who will report to Donald Johnston, Senior Managing Director and Head of the firm's European M&A activities, will have senior responsibility for both domestic and cross border M&A opportunities for French corporate clients.
Coroner's officer Donald Johnston told the inquest Chris only had "one mouthful" of the chicken meal before complaining of breathing difficulties and that his lips were swelling.