Congratulations to 2019 British Business Awards Winners!

The best of British innovation, entrepreneurship, diversity and social contributions in Japan were recognised at last night's 2019 British Business Awards (BBA) gala event welcoming over 300 guests to the Hotel Gajoen Tokyo. Organised by the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ), with winners chosen by a panel of six independent judges from backgrounds spanning business, sports, trade, government, media, and the not-for-profit sector, the BBA has become one of the largest annual events enjoyed by the foreign business community in Japan.
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Nov. 14, 2019

Pass the Passion (Rugby Alliance Event III)

Join us on November 14 to explore the impact of the RWC 2019 in order to ensure the best outcome for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics

Nov. 21, 2019

The Climate Crisis and Business: 24 Hours of Action

You’ve seen the headlines. You know the climate crisis is devastating the Earth. You want to know what we can do. What YOU can do. You’re not alone – and we think it’s time for answers.

Dec. 11, 2019

Joint Chamber Bonenkai 2019

Join Us For a Spectacular Year-End Bash! We are pleased to announce our annual Joint Chamber Bonenkai, an end-of-year party tradition held in Tokyo's finest venues which draws a wide range of, on average, 300 domestic and international professionals alike!

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Welcome to the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan

The BCCJ welcomes members of all nationalities. Our five membership categories provide a range of options to suit every eligible company and individual in Japan, and non-resident members are also welcome.

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The UK's decision to leave the European Union (EU) could have wide-scale implications for businesses across the industrial spectrum. Being prepared for Brexit and its impact on business operations is critical for business and trade leaders. The BCCJ encourages all members to stay up-to-date with viewpoints issued by trusted business sources.

 

Latest issue:
The October 2019 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!

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Nov. 14, 2019

Pass the Passion (Rugby Alliance Event III)

Join us on November 14 to explore the impact of the RWC 2019 in order to ensure the best outcome for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics

Nov. 21, 2019

The Climate Crisis and Business: 24 Hours of Action

You’ve seen the headlines. You know the climate crisis is devastating the Earth. You want to know what we can do. What YOU can do. You’re not alone – and we think it’s time for answers.

Dec. 11, 2019

Joint Chamber Bonenkai 2019

Join Us For a Spectacular Year-End Bash! We are pleased to announce our annual Joint Chamber Bonenkai, an end-of-year party tradition held in Tokyo's finest venues which draws a wide range of, on average, 300 domestic and international professionals alike!

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Nov. 11, 2019

2019 BBA Nominees: Company of the Year

By the conclusion of the 2019 British Business Awards (BBA2019) nomination period, on Friday 18 October at noon, we had received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 6 companies are now in the running to lift the 2019 BBA Company of the Year trophy.

Oct. 29, 2019

BCCJ 2019 October Acumen Available now!

Check out our top stories for this month's issue!

Oct. 28, 2019

2019 BBA Nominees: Positive Impact

By the conclusion of the 2019 British Business Awards (BBA) nomination period, on Friday 18 October at noon, we had received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 9 companies are now in the running to lift the 2019 BBA Postive Impact trophy. "Open to any eligible company that has driven exceptionally effective social / environmental programmes or initiatives in Japan over the past 18 months. This could include Diversity and Inclusion activities. Nominees should not be NPOs."

Oct. 25, 2019

2019 British Business Awards: ALL NOMINEES!

As of Friday 18 October at noon, we had received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories to win a 2019 British Business Award trophy. Winning a BBA trophy is a prestigious endorsement of an organisation's projects, initiatives, results and/or achievements. Winners are acknowledged as industry leaders and named the best in their respective categories. Good luck to all of our 2019 BBA nominees!

Oct. 25, 2019

Enter our BBA2019 raffle!

The 2019 British Business Awards (BBA2019) gala will take place on the evening of November 8, at the Hotel Gajoen Tokyo. Even if you cannot make it to this superlative event celebrating UK-Japan relations, you can for the very first time in absentia participate in our luxury raffle draw!

Oct. 23, 2019

2019 BBA Nominees: UK-Japan Partnership

By the conclusion of the 2019 British Business Awards (BBA2019) nomination period, on Friday 18 October at noon, we had received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 6 partnerships are now in the running to lift the 2019 BBA UK-Japan Partnership trophy. Nominees should be joint-ventures, alliances, or other partnerships that have made demonstrable contributions to the enhancement of the UK-Japan economic or commercial relationship.

Oct. 23, 2019

2019 BBA Nominees: Entrepreneur of the Year

By the conclusion of the 2019 British Business Awards (BBA2019) nomination period, on Friday 18 October at noon, we had received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 6 companies are now in the running to lift the 2019 BBA Entrepreneur of the Year trophy.

Oct. 22, 2019

2019 BBA Nominees: Innovation

By the conclusion of the 2019 British Business Awards (BBA2019) nomination period, on Friday 18 October at noon, we had received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 5 companies are now in the running to lift the 2019 BBA Innovation trophy.

Oct. 18, 2019

2019 British Business Awards: Nominations CLOSED

By the conclusion of the 2019 British Business Awards (BBA2019) nomination period, on Friday 18 October at 12:00JST, we are very pleased to have received 32 eligible nominations across 5 categories.