'DAVID BOWIE is' Comes to Japan

“DAVID BOWIE is” was created by the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London, as the first international exploration of the extraordinary career of David Bowie – one of the most pioneering and influential performers of modern times.

The V&A’s curators have selected more than 300 objects from the David Bowie archive. The exhibition explores the broad range of Bowie’s collaborations with artists and designers in the fields of fashion, sound, graphics, theatre, art and film.
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Jan. 19, 2017

Japan in the News Jan 13 - 19

The latest developments in Japanese news: East and West Think Differently | Permanent Residency for Skilled Foreigners| Kobe Marks Anniversary of Deadly Quake

Jan. 18, 2017

PM May's Brexit Speech: Six Key Points

A summary listing the key messages communicated by PM Theresa May in her Brexit speech on 17 January, 2017.

Jan. 18, 2017

Keidanren Urges Pay Rises

The Japan Business Federation has urged better-performing member companies to raise pay for employees on an annual basis to encourage an economic revival.

Jan. 13, 2017

Welcome: The Business Associates of British Interior Design

The BCCJ is delighted to welcome The Business Associates of British Interior Design as the newest Entrepreneur Member of the BCCJ.

Jan. 13, 2017

The Benefits of Serving on a Board

Are you a professional and a strong leader who wants to inspire change? Join a board!

Jan. 12, 2017

Japan in the News Jan 6 - 12

The latest developments in Japanese news: Workplace reforms | Abdication debate | New Murakami novel

Jan. 12, 2017

Japan's Emperor Expected to Abdicate End of 2018

Government reportedly considering law changes to allow 56-year-old Crown Prince Naruhito to ascend the throne.

Jan. 11, 2017

MBE for Services to British Music in Japan

The BCCJ extends its warmest congratulations to radio broadcaster, Guy Perryman, for being included in the British New Year Honours 2017 overseas list (MBE) for services to British music in Japan.

Jan. 10, 2017

Over 24 Million Foreign Visitors in Japan in 2016

Japan aims to welcome 40 million foreigners in 2020 when Tokyo hosts the Summer Olympics and is currently enhancing funding and policy measures.