June 2017 ACUMEN Now Online

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The June 2017 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!


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June 23, 2017

Making Tokyo More Attractive for Business

Tokyo Governor, Yuriko Koike, has been consulting with executives from global firms about how to make the nation's capital a more attractive place to do business.

June 23, 2017

Record Visitors to Japan in May

The number of foreign tourists visiting Japan is continuing to increase. The month of May saw a new record.

June 22, 2017

Biggest Challenges for Companies in Japan

Japanese firms say shrinking domestic demand is their biggest worry over the next three years while labour shortages are a close second.

June 22, 2017

Japan in the News: June 16 - June 22

European foods may become cheaper in Japan| Japan's May exports jump 14.9%| Japan to brighten economic view on healthy consumption

June 21, 2017

Japan-EU Trade Deal in Final Phase

Japan and the EU are in the final phase of wrapping up a wide-ranging agreement on free trade early next month, seeking to strike deals on sensitive issues, such as access to the agriculture and automobile markets.

June 21, 2017

Welcome: PKL Group (UK) Ltd.

The BCCJ is delighted to welcome PKL (UK) Ltd. as the newest Corporate Member of the BCCJ.

June 20, 2017

2017 British Business Awards Early Bird Discount OPEN

Book early to secure a corporate table and your 2017 BBA EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT (Offer ends 28 July 2017)

June 16, 2017

A Discussion on North Korea at the BCCJ

On 15 June 2017, BCCJ members and guests met for lunch at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo for an eye-opening panel discussion between three experts on North Korea.

June 16, 2017

Message to Members from the BCCJ President

The President of the BCCJ, David Bickle, speaks to members and business leaders about the situation following the snap election held in the UK on June 8th.