Join us for the 2017 British Business Awards!

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the highlight in the UK-Japan calendar - the annual British Business Awards! Nominate your company or book a table/seat at this very special glamorous red-carpet event with luxury prizes, a British gourmet experience, top British entertainment, and the suspense and excitement of the awards ceremony!

Tickets to the British Business Awards are highly popular and tickets sell fast. Make the most of our early bird discount, available until 28 July 2017. We encourage companies to book corporate tables as soon as possible.
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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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Latest issue:
The June 2017 edition of BCCJ ACUMEN is now online!


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July 21, 2017

Dr Sayuri Shirai on Reflating Japan's Economy

On 19th July, BCCJ members gathered for breakfast at the Peninsula Hotel to hear reflections and predictions on Japan’s economy ...

July 21, 2017

UK biscuit maker targets mainland Japan

Central Scotland-based family bakery Thomas Tunnock Limited is set to expand its Japan distribution in September 2017 following its wide-scale ...

July 20, 2017

First Tokyo Showroom for UK Audio Firm

Renowned British loudspeaker manufacturer and audio goods firm KEF has extended its global network with its first showroom in Japan, ...

July 20, 2017

Welcome: Border & Porter Inc.

The BCCJ is delighted to welcome Border & Porter Inc. as the newest Entrepreneur Member of the BCCJ.

July 20, 2017

Japan in the News: July 14- July 20

Govt mulls special budget request | Japan business mood steady at high levels | British premier calls for strength, unity amid growing rift in Cabinet

July 14, 2017

Kagoshima appeals to UK visitors

Kagoshima Prefectural Visitors Bureau is hosting a press trip for Japan-based international media later this month to showcase the links ...

July 14, 2017

UK-Japan Firms Tie Up in Offshore Energy

Engineering giants Chiyoda Corporation and UK-headquartered Subsea 7 are to tie up in offshore energy development, according to Nikkei Asian ...

July 13, 2017

Japan in the News: July 7 - July 13

Japan's tax revenue undershoots estimate by 2tn yen | BOJ widens negative rates net | Japan's imported car sales in June rise 3.6%

July 12, 2017

Japan's corporate governance gets some long-overdue scrutiny

Japanese companies have been getting an earful from investors lately and demands for better corporate governance across all of Japan Inc. are growing louder.

July 7, 2017

Park Hyatt Tokyo: An Interview

On June 29th, the BCCJ had the pleasure of interviewing Mr. Hervé Mazella, General Manager at the Park Hyatt Tokyo (BCCJ Corporate Plus Member).