City Week 2019 - The International Services Forum

Now in its ninth year, City Week is the premier gathering of the international financial services community. It brings together industry leaders and policy makers from around the globe to consider together the future of global financial markets and London, in particular. It consists of two days of cutting-edge conferences, workshops, social events and networking opportunities, with other satellite events being held later during the week.
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April 24, 2019

BCCJ Annual General Meeting 2019

We warmly encourage all BCCJ members to attend our Annual General Meeting (AGM) taking place from 18:30 on April 24 (Wednesday) 2019 at the Roppongi Hills Club.

May 31, 2019

BCCJ Cup 2019-Annual Golf Day

You are invited to join the next Annual BCCJ Golf Day, to be held at the Gold Tochigi President's Country Club on May 31 (Friday) 2019. The Jack Nicklaus-designed course is one of the most scenic around and, at the same time, easy to play!

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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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The UK's decision to leave the European Union (EU) could have wide-scale implications for businesses across the industrial spectrum. Being prepared for Brexit and its impact on business operations is critical for business and trade leaders. The BCCJ encourages all members to stay up-to-date with viewpoints issued by trusted business sources.

 

Latest issue:
The February 2019 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!

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April 24, 2019

BCCJ Annual General Meeting 2019

We warmly encourage all BCCJ members to attend our Annual General Meeting (AGM) taking place from 18:30 on April 24 (Wednesday) 2019 at the Roppongi Hills Club.

May 31, 2019

BCCJ Cup 2019-Annual Golf Day

You are invited to join the next Annual BCCJ Golf Day, to be held at the Gold Tochigi President's Country Club on May 31 (Friday) 2019. The Jack Nicklaus-designed course is one of the most scenic around and, at the same time, easy to play!

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March 22, 2019

Rugby World Cup 2019: opportunities for communities in Japan

As the best-attended, most-watched, most socially engaged and most commercially successful Rugby World Cup (RWC) in history, England 2015 was record-breaking—but Japan 2019 will be ground-breaking. That is according to RWC organisers, who report that Asia’s first RWC is on track to be the most impactful in history. Welcoming 400,000 visitors over 44 days in 12 host cities, Japan 2019 aims to be not only a game-changer for rugby but also for regional revitalisation and social change. It promises opportunities for communities across Japan.

March 19, 2019

Japan in the News: 15 Mar - 19 Mar

The latest developments surrounding Japan in the news.

March 14, 2019

ESR completes large-scale, multi-tenant logistics facility in Ichikawa City, Chiba

The site area for ESR Ichikawa Distribution Centre constitutes 102,244 square metres with a gross floor area of 225,007 square metres and represents one of the largest single-asset logistics developments in Greater Tokyo to date. Construction of the expansive, next generation 4-storey logistics facility commenced in September 2017 and was completed in January 2019.

March 14, 2019

Japan in the News: 09 Mar - Mar 13

The latest developments surrounding Japan in the news.

March 14, 2019

London’s Lord Mayor addresses BCCJ members

The countdown to Brexit continues but, regardless of the outcome, the UK will remain a key hub for finance and innovation. That was the reassuring message Lord Mayor of London Peter Estlin gave to BCCJ members and guests at a February 15 luncheon in Tokyo.

March 12, 2019

2019-2020 BCCJ Executive Committee Elections - NOMINATIONS OPEN!

Do you have what it takes to steer one of Japan's most active and influential business organisations? The nomination period for BCCJ 2018-2019 Executive Committee (Excom) and Presidential elections begins today, February 18, 2019, and closes March 15, 2019, 1700.

March 11, 2019

BCCJ marks International Women's Day 2019

Calling for collective action and shared responsibility, the BCCJ was pleased to welcome on March 8 a distinguished line-up of panelists who shared with our audience the progress their organisations are making - as well as the challenges they still face - in the area of gender equity, not only in the UK but in Japan, the Asia region, and globally.

March 8, 2019

First shipment of UK beef, lamb in 23 years hits Japan at Foodex

British beef and lamb wowed at international food and beverage exhibition Foodex this week as consumers tasted the meats in Japan for the first time in 23 years. The samples of lamb chops and steaks distributed to eager visitors at the UK pavilion were part of the first shipment of British beef and lamb into Japan since the lifting of a ban in January, imposed in the wake of the UK’s bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) crisis in 1996.

March 7, 2019

Japan in the News: 28 Feb - 05 Mar

The latest developments surrounding Japan in the news.