2018

2018 BBA受賞者の皆さんおめでとうございます。

Nov. 9, 2018

  在日英国商業会議所 創立70周年記念 第11回Biritish Business Awards ______________________________ 在日英国商業会議所(BCCJ)は2018年11月2日(金) グランドハイアット東京(東京都港区六本木)にて、第11回ブリティッシュ・ビジネス・アワード(BBA)授賞式典を開催しました。このイベントは毎年規模が大きくなっており、今年はほぼ400名のゲストが出席しました。 BBAは、多くのBCCJメンバー企業やスポンサー企業のご協力により開催されており、国内の国際的なビジネスコミュニティの年次イベントの中でも最も大きなイベントの一つです。英国のユニークな創造力、文化や商業を紹介する様々なイベントを実施しているBCCJ創立60周年を記念して2008年にBBAは始まりました。 様々な業界におけるイノベーション、起業家精神、日本と英国の架け橋となるような素晴らしい功績や地域への貢献が表彰され、エシカルな行動と環境への配慮に努め、社会の発展に最も貢献した企業や個人に賞が贈られます。各部門の受賞者は、ビジネス、スポーツ、そして政府を代表する審査員によって選出されます。 ______________________________ 2018 BBA 受賞者 (PHOTO CREDIT: Life 14) カンパニー・オブ・ザ・イヤー: AstraZeneca K.K.  2018年のカンパニー・オブ・ザ・イヤーは アストラゼネカ株式会社が受賞しました。科学の境界を広げることによって、アストラゼネカ株式会社は7つの記録的な新しい治療法を市場に運び入れ、これらは、癌 ... Read more

Japan in the News: Nov 3-Nov 9

Nov. 8, 2018 | EBC News

The latest developments in Japanese news:   Japan's GDP shrank 0.9% in September on soft foreign demand: JCER  Japan logs 1.82 tril. yen current account surplus in Sept. Gov't to urge companies to curb use of microplastics Only 10% of firms in Japan plan to hire foreign students 2 megabanks in Japan to share ATMs ... Read more

Congratulations to 2018 British Business Awards Winners!

Nov. 3, 2018 | British Business Awards

Record-breaking gala celebrates close bilateral relations | Awards for UK-Japan business ties  70th anniversary of the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan ______________________________ The best of British innovation, entrepreneurship, diversity and social contributions in Japan were recognised at last Friday's 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) gala event welcoming a record 400 guests at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. Organised ... Read more

2018 British Business Awards: ALL NOMINEES!

Oct. 31, 2018 | British Business Awards

By the conclusion of the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) nomination period on, Thusday, 18 October at 12:00, we had received 33 eligible nominations across 5 categories:  Company of the Year (6 nominees)Nominees are required to have shown excellence and reached outstanding achievements in all aspects of their organisation in Japan, focusing on the past 12 ... Read more

2018 BBA Nominees: Company of the Year

Oct. 30, 2018 | British Business Awards

By the conclusion of the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) nomination period, on Thursday 18 October at noon, we had received 33 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 6 companies are now in the running to lift the 2018 BBA Company of the Year trophy. "Company of the Year nominees are required to show excellence and innovation ... Read more

2018 British Business Awards-Judging IN PROGRESS!

Oct. 29, 2018 | British Business Awards

The judging period will run from October 19 - November 1. British Business Award (BBA) nominations are judged against specific criteria, founded on the BBA values of success, innovation and ethics. The BBA employs a well-defined and tested framework to ensure that the judging process is fair and free of influence. The decision on a winning 2018 BBA entry ... Read more

2018 BBA Nominees: Diversity & Inclusion Category

Oct. 29, 2018

By the conclusion of the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) nomination period, on Thursday 18 October at noon, we had received 33 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 6 companies are now in the running to lift the 2018 BBA Diversity & Inclusion trophy. "Open to any eligible company that has driven exceptionally effective Diversity and Inclusion initiatives ... Read more

2018 BBA Nominees: UK-Japan Partnership

Oct. 26, 2018 | British Business Awards

By the conclusion of the 2018 British Business Awards (BBA) nomination period, on Thursday 18 October at noon, we had received 33 eligible nominations across 5 categories. The following 7 companies are now in the running to lift the 2018 BBA UK-Japan Partnership trophy. "Nominees should be joint-ventures, alliances, or other partnerships that have made demonstrable contributions to ... Read more

Welcome: Catherine O’Connell

Oct. 26, 2018 | New Members

 The BCCJ is delighted to welcome our Catherine O'Connell Law on becoming an Entrepreneur Member! Catherine O’Connell is Lawpreneur who launched her pioneering sole legal practice under her own name, Catherine O’Connell Law (CO Law) in 2018. She is the first non-Japanese female, and the first New Zealander to practice on her own account outside ... Read more

Japan in the News: 19 Oct - 25 Oct

Oct. 25, 2018 | EBC News

The latest developments in Japanese news: Abe vows to prevent consumption tax hike from hurting economy Abe vows to open Japan to 'work ready' talent Japan economy improving even as exports slow: gov't Ministers vow global collaboration to create hydrogen society Japan and EU to establish LNG framework Japan and EU to work toward early ratification of ... Read more