European Business Council

Japan in the News: Sept 1 Sept 8

Sept. 6, 2018

The latest developments in Japanese news:   Foreign graduates to gain wider job options in Japan Japan will encourage companies to employ workers until 70 Bank of Japan laments government push to cut mobile fees Japan Services PMI continues to grow in August Abe ready to tackle Japan's retirement age and pension crunch Finance Ministry seeks record 2019 ... Read more

Call for sponsors for EBC White Paper

Sept. 3, 2015

A message from the European Business Council (EBC) about sponsorhip for the upcoming White Paper Dear EBC Committee Members and Friends of the EBC,                                                    We contacted you in late June about White Paper sponsorship and orders. That was just before the summer break and we have received some replies giving us an initial level of support of just ... Read more

EBC elects Danny Risberg as new Chairman

Feb. 13, 2014

Mr. Danny Risberg, CEO of Philips Electronics Japan, Ltd., has been elected Chairman of the European Business Council in Japan (EBC). Mr. Risberg will assume the position on February 13, 2014 replacing Mr. Duco Delgorge, who stepped down from the office of EBC Chairman as of December 31, 2013 after two years of dedicated service in that position ... Read more

Executive Training Programme (ETP) Japan - 2014-15 Cycle

Dec. 6, 2013

The European Business Council in Japan (EBC) pleased to announce that recruitment for the 2014-2015 cycle of the EU-funded Executive Training Programme in Japan and Korea (ETP) has started. ETP is a unique opportunity for European managers and companies to expand their businesses activities in Japan and Korea through business and language training, an internship in a local ... Read more

Second Round of EU-Japan Trade Talks

July 5, 2013

Good Progress at Second Round of EU-Japan Trade Talks On July 3, the EU and Japan completed the second round of negotiations for a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) just two months after the first round in Brussels. Heading up the EU team which flew to Tokyo for the talks was Mauro Petriccione, Director in the European Commission’s ... Read more