2017 BCCJ Executive Committee Elections - NOMINATIONS OPEN

Do you want to make a bigger difference to the British business community in Japan? Could your skills and experience add value for members and help support the mission of the BCCJ? Do you have what it takes to be a BCCJ Executive Committee (Excom) member?

Between Feb 20 and Mar 16, the BCCJ office will be accepting nominations from members for Excom posts in Chamber year 2017-2018.
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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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Latest issue:
The February 2017 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!


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Feb. 22, 2017

Job-Changing Rate in Japan at Highest in 7 Years

More than 3 million Japanese workers changed jobs in 2016 as a labour shortage and the need for global expertise pushed employers to scour the market for technical professionals and veteran managers.

Feb. 21, 2017

Apartment Prices in Japan Second-Highest on Record

The price of new individually owned apartments in Japan hit the second highest level on record last year, fuelled by rising costs in personnel and materials.

Feb. 17, 2017

BCCJ Serves Diverse Members (Executive Director's Message, February 2017)

In the February edition of the BCCJ magazine ACUMEN, Emma Hickinbotham, interim Executive Director of the BCCJ, talks about the BCCJ mission and the benefits of membership.

Feb. 17, 2017

The Benefits of Feedback (President's Message, February 2017)

In the February issue of the BCCJ magazine ACUMEN, David Bickle, President of the BCCJ, talks about the benefits of feedback and lively discussions at recent BCCJ events.

Feb. 17, 2017

Japanese Regulatory Summit 2017

The Japanese Regulatory Summit has established itself as the key regulatory and compliance event for banks and financial institutions in Japan.

Feb. 17, 2017

Japan in the News Feb 10 - 16

Wakayama Pref. disaster app | Japan's fishery exports at record high | British economic slowdown

Feb. 17, 2017

February 2017 ACUMEN Now Online

Ambassador Paul Madden | When Music Takes Over | Guy Perryman's Chat With Paul McCartney| Nuclear Knowhow | Mortgage Matters | Cricket in Japan

Feb. 16, 2017

Tamao Sako: British Baking in Japan

Find out more about the BBA's Entrepreneur of the Year, British Cake Pastry Chef and author, Tamao Sako.

Feb. 16, 2017

Scotch Whisky Exports to Japan Reach Record Levels

A growing taste for Scotch whisky has helped Scottish food and drink exports to Japan reach record levels, according to new figures.