Governor Koike on Achieving a Sustainable Tokyo

Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike addressed members of 15 European Chambers on her vision for a Tokyo that is safe, diverse and smart. She explained how she is working to achieve that vision and her hopes for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, engaging women in the workplace and achieving sustainable financial growth.
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Jan. 17, 2018

BCCJ Shinnenkai (New Year Party) 2018

Join us to celebrate the beginning of 2018 and to toast in the new year with old friends and good cheer at the BCCJ's Shinnenkai (New Year's party).

Jan. 30, 2018

2018 Global Forecast

After a year of global unrest, political fragmentation, and economic ups and downs, can we afford to be optimistic about the growth outlook for 2018? Growth is expected - but questions remain. Join us for a breakfast discussion, when our BCCJ panel led by William Sposato promises to give some context to the year ahead.

Feb. 5, 2018

Reputation Capital: the most valuable global currency

In life and in business a good reputation is probably our most prized possession - hard won and easily lost. Our expert panel will reveal the key mechanisms that make and remake our reputations, providing an essential guide to the most important game in business and in life.

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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 November 2017 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!

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Jan. 17, 2018

BCCJ Shinnenkai (New Year Party) 2018

Join us to celebrate the beginning of 2018 and to toast in the new year with old friends and good cheer at the BCCJ's Shinnenkai (New Year's party).

Jan. 30, 2018

2018 Global Forecast

After a year of global unrest, political fragmentation, and economic ups and downs, can we afford to be optimistic about the growth outlook for 2018? Growth is expected - but questions remain. Join us for a breakfast discussion, when our BCCJ panel led by William Sposato promises to give some context to the year ahead.

Feb. 5, 2018

Reputation Capital: the most valuable global currency

In life and in business a good reputation is probably our most prized possession - hard won and easily lost. Our expert panel will reveal the key mechanisms that make and remake our reputations, providing an essential guide to the most important game in business and in life.

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Dec. 15, 2017

Japan in the News: 9 Dec - 15 Dec

The latest developments in the Japan news.

Dec. 13, 2017

The BCCJ Welcomes MIE PROJECT Co., Ltd.

The BCCJ are delighted to welcome MIE PROJECT as an entrepreneur member. MIE PROJECT is a leading importer and supplier of delicious, organic, natural, fair trade, and healthy food and drink products to the Japanese market. Established in 2005, the company imports about 200 products from over 20 suppliers located in Europe, North America and New Zealand.

Dec. 12, 2017

Japan whisky boom boosts British tipples

A strong Scottish contingent representing some 50 varieties of whisky drove sales and sparked interest at Japan’s 10th Whisky Festival in Tokyo on 26th November, which welcomed almost 5,000 visitors. In addition to whisky fans, the event saw record numbers of young people, women, non-Japanese people and first-time attendees, prompting organisers to schedule the annual event over two days in 2018.

Dec. 12, 2017

MoU Signing Between London and Tokyo Aims to Bolster Collaborations

The City of London Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government which will result in closer collaboration between the financial and professional services sectors in both cities. The signing ceremony took place at the British Embassy, Tokyo.

Dec. 11, 2017

EU and Japan finalise Economic Partnership Agreement

Building on the political agreement in principle reached during the EU-Japan Summit on 6 July 2017, negotiators from both sides have been tying up the last details in order to finish the legal text. This process is now finalised.

Dec. 8, 2017

2017 BBA Winner Profile: Innovation – SciBite

SciBite won the Innovation British Business Award in recognition for its transformation of data management in the life sciences sphere, and for punching above its weight as a small British company in a highly competitive market.

Dec. 8, 2017

Japan in the News : 1 Dec - 7 Dec

The latest developments in the Japan news