BCCJ 70th Anniversary Logo - You Decide!

To commemorate 70 years of strengthening business ties between the UK and Japan, we are excited to be marking our milestone anniversary with the launch of a special logo. Among other celebratory projects for our platinum year, this project is designed to reflect the long-standing cultural and commercial successes of the Chamber and its members, while symbolising a new era of bilateral relations.
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Jan. 17, 2018

BCCJ Shinnenkai (New Year Party) 2018

Join us to celebrate the beginning of 2018 and to toast in the new year with old friends and good cheer at the BCCJ's Shinnenkai (New Year's party).

Jan. 30, 2018

2018 Global Forecast

After a year of global unrest, political fragmentation, and economic ups and downs, can we afford to be optimistic about the growth outlook for 2018? Growth is expected - but questions remain. Join us for a breakfast discussion, when our BCCJ panel led by William Sposato promises to give some context to the year ahead.

Feb. 5, 2018

Reputation Capital: the most valuable global currency

In life and in business a good reputation is probably our most prized possession - hard won and easily lost. Our expert panel will reveal the key mechanisms that make and remake our reputations, providing an essential guide to the most important game in business and in life.

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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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BCCJ ACUMEN

Latest issue:
The December 2017 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!

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Jan. 17, 2018

BCCJ Shinnenkai (New Year Party) 2018

Join us to celebrate the beginning of 2018 and to toast in the new year with old friends and good cheer at the BCCJ's Shinnenkai (New Year's party).

Jan. 30, 2018

2018 Global Forecast

After a year of global unrest, political fragmentation, and economic ups and downs, can we afford to be optimistic about the growth outlook for 2018? Growth is expected - but questions remain. Join us for a breakfast discussion, when our BCCJ panel led by William Sposato promises to give some context to the year ahead.

Feb. 5, 2018

Reputation Capital: the most valuable global currency

In life and in business a good reputation is probably our most prized possession - hard won and easily lost. Our expert panel will reveal the key mechanisms that make and remake our reputations, providing an essential guide to the most important game in business and in life.

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Jan. 16, 2018

Japan Tax Changes Affect Foreign Residents

Foreign residents in Japan might start getting itchy feet after nine years to avoid getting dragged into inheritance tax net.

Jan. 15, 2018

BBA Winners 2008-2017

The winners of British Business Awards from 2008 - 2017

Jan. 12, 2018

Japan in the News: 6 Jan - 12 Jan

Latest developments in the Japan news

Jan. 11, 2018

Tributes to Ian de Stains II

Former Executive Director of the BCCJ (1987-2011), Ian de Stains OBE, passed away in the early hours of Monday morning (18/12/2017). Messages of condolence and tribute continue to arrive at the BCCJ office, and a selection of these are below.

Jan. 9, 2018

2017 BBA Winner Profile: Company of the Year - Aston Martin Lagonda

Aston Martin Lagonda was recognised for driving trade and investment between the UK and Japan in its latest deal, announced August 2017, worth up to £500 million over the next five years. The deal is expected to support British manufacturing, the Japanese supply chain and the development of the Aston Martin brand in Japan.

Dec. 22, 2017

December 2017 ACUMEN now online

Our 2018 crystal ball | Building resilience in your firm | Feeling good about the future | Frank Lampard: Legend on the lawn | Kyushu: Cornwall of Japan | Paradise Found

Dec. 21, 2017

Tributes to Ian de Stains

Former Executive Director of the BCCJ (1987-2011), Ian de Stains OBE, passed away in the early hours of Monday morning (18/12/2017). Messages of condolence and tribute have been arriving at the BCCJ office, and a selection of these are below.