Welcome to the BCCJ media page. You will find links to recent press releases and media coverage here.
7th April 2017 - NHK News Web: Tokyo Governor Koike on solutions to childcare challenges and long working hours
NHK showed a video clip on their online News Web of the interview between the Executive Director of the BCCJ, Emma Hickinbotham, and the Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike.
29th March 2016 - The Governor's Corner: 2020 Vision - Open for Business with Governor Masuzoe
In 'The Governor's Corner' news section of their website, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government featured a news post covering the joint event organised by the BCCJ and co-hosted with 14 other Chambers, the EBC, and Phillips. HERE
23rd October 2015 - Japan Times Coverage: Olympic Lessons Learnt with the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson
In the Multimedia section, the Japan Times featured a photograph of the BCCJ event with the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, and National Tourism Organization President Ryoichi Matsuyama preparing to take part in a ceremony to break open a sake barrel on Oct. 15. HERE
9th October 2015 - British Business Awards quarter page advert in Financial Times
The British Business Awards is an annual event run by the BCCJ which was this year again promoted through BCCJ ACUMEN magazine and the Financial Times.
This year the event secured a quartered page advert, which included all cash and in-kind sponsor logos.
British Business Awards 2015
7th October 2015 - BCCJ Press Call
Olympic Lessons Learnt with the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson
1st March 2015 - Duke of Cambridge Visit
Accounts of HRH Duke of Cambridge's visit to projects supported by the BCCJ's Back to Business Initiative in Tohoku were included in many British, Japanese and international newspapers. The Prince was escorted by BCCJ Executive Director Lori Henderson.
Day Four: HRH in Japan - Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Official Site
15th November 2014 - Japan Today
British Business Awards Announced
15th November 2014 - BCCJ Press Release:
Awards for British Business in Japan: Record-breaking event showcases close bilateral ties
Japan Today, Nov 15, British Business Awards announced HERE
27th October 2014 - BCCJ Press Release:
British Chamber of Commerce in Japan secures Government funding to promote Rugby and Tokyo 2020 business opportunities
Related Media: BCCJ secures Government funding to promote Rugby and Tokyo 2020 business opportunities HERE
16th October 2014 - British Business Awards full page advert in Financial Times
The British Business Awards is an annual event run by the BCCJ which was this year promoted through BCCJ ACUMEN magazine and the Financial Times. This year the event secured a full page advert, which included all cash and in-kind sponsor logos.
British Business Awards Webpage
10th October 2014 - The Japan Times Gallery
Tokyo - Friday 26th September. British Chamber of Commerce in Japan hosts the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Ryoichi Matsuyama, President of Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) and Christopher Rodrigues, Chairman of VisitBritain at the Conrad Tokyo. The MOU committed both countries to the mutual exchange of information in the field of tourism ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Full-sized version HERE
26th September 2014 - BCCJ / VisitBritain / JNTO Joint Press Release
VisitBritain and Japan National Tourism Organization signed MoU to promote tourism between the two countries in Tokyo
Related Media: UK to support Japan in delivering lasting legacy from 2020 Games HERE
Thank you to the British Council and VisitBritain for their support of BCCJ media coverage.