Sebastian Conran Designs BBA Trophies!

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the highlight in the UK-Japan calendar - the annual British Business Awards! We are delighted to announce that this year's trophies have been designed exclusively for the BCCJ by award winning British designer, Sebastian Conran. The Conran designed trophies will be manufactured especially for the BCCJ by artisans in Gifu prefecture, representing the very best of UK-Japan collaboration. Make sure your company is in with a chance of winning one of our exclusive trophies- get your BBA nomination in now!
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Aug. 10, 2017

BCCJ Summer Holiday

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Aug. 8, 2017

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Aug. 8, 2017

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Aug. 8, 2017

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Aug. 3, 2017

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Aug. 3, 2017

UK scientist receives top Japanese award

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Aug. 2, 2017

Japan in the News: July 28- August 2

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Aug. 2, 2017

Competition to Design the Official Mascot for Tokyo 2020

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Aug. 2, 2017

BCCJ Fintech Member Wins Award

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