2018 British Business Awards: Nominations CLOSED

On October 18, 12:00, we officially closed nominations for the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA). Stay tuned over the coming days to find out which organisations and individuals have been nominated for each award category. The judging period for the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) will run from Oct 19 - Nov 1. 2018 BBA winners will be announced at the BBA ceremony and red-carpet gala on Nov 2, 2018.
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Oct. 23, 2018

European Joint Chamber Networking Party 2018

Come and join more than 200 guests at the must-attend event of the year for networking with business people from over 10 European Chambers of commerce. An evening of networking with fine food and free-flow wine awaits you. A free raffle will be organized and you just may be the winner of one of the beautiful prizes offered by our member companies.

Nov. 2, 2018

2018 British Business Awards

In our 70th anniversary year we are aiming to host the biggest and best event in the history of the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan: the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA)! Launched in 2008, our not-for-profit gala event recognises excellence and promotes success and innovation across all industries. The BBA also acclaim the important social contributions made by organisations through their commitment to community, ethical behaviour, and environmental sustainability.

Nov. 21, 2018

Work-style Innovation: Rhetoric vs Reality

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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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BCCJ ACUMEN

Latest issue:
The September 2018 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!

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Oct. 23, 2018

European Joint Chamber Networking Party 2018

Come and join more than 200 guests at the must-attend event of the year for networking with business people from over 10 European Chambers of commerce. An evening of networking with fine food and free-flow wine awaits you. A free raffle will be organized and you just may be the winner of one of the beautiful prizes offered by our member companies.

Nov. 2, 2018

2018 British Business Awards

In our 70th anniversary year we are aiming to host the biggest and best event in the history of the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan: the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA)! Launched in 2008, our not-for-profit gala event recognises excellence and promotes success and innovation across all industries. The BBA also acclaim the important social contributions made by organisations through their commitment to community, ethical behaviour, and environmental sustainability.

Nov. 21, 2018

Work-style Innovation: Rhetoric vs Reality

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Oct. 19, 2018

UK firms attend leading tech tradeshow

British firms flew the flag for UK innovation this week at CEATEC, one of the largest tradeshows in Asia related to cyber-physical systems (CPS) and the Internet of Things (IoT). They joined the UK Pavilion hosted by the British Embassy, Tokyo in the exhibition’s Co-Creation Park as part of a UK Technology trade mission to Japan.

Oct. 18, 2018

Tips for budding entrepreneurs at Small is GREAT

While dreaming of setting up a business that could impact the world, even in a small way, Duco Delgorge stumbled upon what every entrepreneur needs: a gap in the market. It was 2005 and, although organic food was rapidly gaining popularity in Europe, it was still relatively unknown in Japan. Armed with experience of the Japan market and brimming with passion about the merits of sustainable living, Delgorge launched organic importing and wholesale firm MIE PROJECT (MIE is an acronym for Meaning, Inspiration, Effectiveness).

Oct. 15, 2018

2018 British Business Awards-Judging Process

The nomination period for the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) will close on October 18 at Noon. The judging period will run from October 19 - November 1.

Oct. 12, 2018

ラグビー・アライアンスを在日外国商工会議所が合同で結成 ラグビーワールドカップ2019日本大会を支援

9月19日(水)に八芳園で行われた、スペシャルイベント「ラグビーワールドカップ2019日本大会まで、いよいよあと1年!」にて、正式な発表を行いました。本アライアンスは、ワールドカップを機に、日本においてインターナショナルビジネスや国際交流の機会をより活用しやすくなるような、多様性を受け容れる環境を醸成し、今後もその文化が継承されていくよう、ワールドカップ日本大会の開催をサポートすることを使命としています。

Oct. 10, 2018

Japan in the News: 5 Oct - 12 Oct

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Oct. 10, 2018

Welcome: QUEST TOKYO KK

QUEST TOKYO KK is a new company, founded by Kirsten O’Connor, previous Head Teacher of the Primary School at The British School in Tokyo. Providing educational support to the Japanese and international communities in the city, the company works from a British Education platform.

Oct. 5, 2018

2018 BBA Judges Revealed!

With the deadline for 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) nominations fast-approaching (Oct 18 2018, at 1200 JST), we are delighted to reveal the names of our six 2018 British Business Awards judges - a truly diverse and accomplished line up of exceptional individuals.

Oct. 5, 2018

Cyber security and AI Insights from BCCJ member firm

In September, more than 60 BCCJ members gathered for breakfast to hear experts from BCCJ member firms Barclays and Darktrace share their thoughts on developments in cyber security and artificial intelligence (AI).Barclays are playing an increasingly prominent role in the cyber intelligence dialogue, working with the UK government-backed Cyber Security Challenge UK and providing in-branch staff to facilitate research on the dangers of cyber attacks to SMEs. Darktrace, meanwhile, is an award-winning artificial intelligence company for cyber defence, scooping Best AI Product in Security and Outstanding Innovations in AI: Security at the CogX Awards in 2018.

Oct. 5, 2018

UK House at Tokyo 2020 to showcase best of British

UK-based representatives of the Department for International Trade have visited the BCCJ to share news of the British government’s British House facility to be in place during Japan’s upcoming global sporting events.