DSK picks ex-Japanese politician to succeed Kato

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has proposed Naoyuki Shinohara, a former vice minister of finance for international affairs in Japan, to succeed Takatoshi Kato as a deputy managing director.

Shinohara served as vice minister for international affairs, where he was charged with implementing Japan's policy responses to the global financial crisis, from July 2007 until three months ago. He participated in the International Monetary and Financi

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