Nominate for 2017 British Business Awards

For the past ten years, the BCCJ's British Business Awards (BBA) have been celebrating and rewarding the best of UK-Japan business relationships. Now, in the lead up to our tenth anniversary 2017 BBA, to be held on the evening of November 2nd at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo, you have the opportunity to nominate your favourite companies and individuals - and even your own company - to win a BBA trophy.
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The August 2017 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!


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Sept. 25, 2017

One year on: BBA Impact on Entrepreneur Winner

For Tamao Sako, winning a 2016 British Business Award (BBA) was the assurance she needed to transform her British baking ...

Sept. 20, 2017

Welcome: Sumitomo Realty

**The BCCJ is delighted to welcome Sumitomo Realty & Development Co., Ltd. as the newest Corporate Plus Member of the ...

Sept. 20, 2017

Wagyu promoters eye London

Despite Brexit fears, London remains a priority for the development of wagyu appreciation, according to representatives of the Japan Wagyu ...

Sept. 19, 2017

From the Hot Seat: 2017 Judges share insights on BBA

With excitement rising ahead of the 2017 British Business Awards (BBA), so too is the pressure on our esteemed panel ...

Sept. 13, 2017

British Week Supports UK Firms

UK products are brought to Tokyo through Mitsukoshi's annual British Week, which features British baked goods, furniture, fashion, celebrity chefs, and British-inspired handbags.

Sept. 8, 2017

UK Expert: Climate Change a Development Issue

Esteemed scientist Sir Robert Watson was in Tokyo on 7th September calling for climate change and biodiversity to be recognised ...

Sept. 8, 2017

Island SME to Expand in Japan Seafood Market

After four years of relationship building, largely via travel between its base on the remote Scottish island of North Uist ...

Sept. 7, 2017

Japan in the News : 7 Sep - 13 Sep

The latest developments in the Japanese news Japan's Defense Ministry requests another record budget Firms' internal reserves exceed yen 400 ...

Sept. 6, 2017

British Teen Makes Haiku Contest History

A high school pupil from Gloucestershire has become the first non-Japanese person to win Ito En Ltd.'s prestigious haiku prize ...