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March 19, 2020

COVID-19: The Leadership Challenge

The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) has held the first webinar of its new webinar series: COVID-19: The Leadership Challenge. Hosted at the BCCJ office on March 16, the interactive session featured representatives from two BCCJ platinum member firms: Jeremy Sampson, managing director of Robert Walters Japan, and Jonathan Spraggs, vice president and …
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March 19, 2020

COVID-19: The Leadership Challenge

The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) has held the first webinar of its new webinar series ...

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April 21, 2021

ESR secures Milestone Portfolio in a landmark deal with Blackstone

• ESR Milestone Partnership (“EMP”) to purchase the Milestone Portfolio (“The Portfolio”) ...

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April 16, 2021

The Kyoto Distillery Experience: A Masterclass in Gin

The latest online masterclass of the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan, on April 8, saw dedicated ...

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April 15, 2021

Engaging with Japanese Parties in M&A Situations; insights into Japanese idiosyncrasies

Join Crimson Phoenix for a webinar on Japan-related cross-border M&A transactions, on Friday, 16 ...

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April 14, 2021

ESR to develop US$2bn+ multi-phase data centre campus near Osaka CBD, Japan

TOKYO / HONG KONG, 8 April 2021 – ESR Cayman Limited (“ESR” or the “Company”, together wit ...

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April 9, 2021

Sustainability in Careers

The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ), the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan and Templ ...

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April 9, 2021

2021-2022 BCCJ Executive Committee Candidates

2021-2022 British Chamber of Commerce (BCCJ) Executive Committee – 15 candidates The nomination pe ...

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April 2, 2021

BCCJ Spotlight – Nao Fukawa, Tourism Shizuoka Japan

Article by Glenys Morton Tourism Shizuoka Japan (TSJ) is the official destination marketing office f ...

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March 26, 2021

International Women’s Day 2021 – Women in Trade

Women in Trade British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) members marked International Women’s Da ...

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March 11, 2021

Remembering March 11

Introduction Ten years have now passed since the earthquake. The terror of the initial shock on that ...

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March 5, 2021

Business and Economic Conditions After COVID

On March 2, British Chamber of Commerce in Japan members gained insight from experts on what to expe ...

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March 5, 2021

BCCJ Members: Confronting Covid Photo Project

Amidst social distancing during the bubonic plague of 1666, some of Sir Isaac Newton’s most notabl ...

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February 24, 2021

BCCJ Member Spotlight: AoyamaTreehouse

Sam from the BCCJ team caught up with COO and Representative Director of GlobalTreehouse Inc., Tom P ...

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February 19, 2021

Green finance hits record highs despite pandemic

Green finance has hit global scale despite the coronavirus pandemic, with both sustainable bonds and ...

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February 19, 2021

Joint Statement on the Easing of Re-Entry Restrictions on Foreign Residents in Japan

日本語で読みたい方はこちらでお読みください。 The American Chamber of Commerce ...

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February 17, 2021

BCCJ Members Thank & Bid Farewell to Ambassador Paul Madden

On February 16, 2021, BCCJ members came together to thank Ambassador Paul Madden CMG for his hard wo ...

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February 12, 2021

British Embassy Tokyo & British Council Japan – What to expect in 2021

In late January, Chris Heffer of the British Embassy in Tokyo and Matt Knowles of the British Counci ...

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February 5, 2021

RICS: Property market bouncing back but pandemic risks weigh

What a difference a year makes. In February 2020, the expectation was for further gains in Japanese ...

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February 5, 2021

2021-2022 BCCJ Executive Committee Elections – NOMINATE

Do you have the ambition and drive to steer one of Japan’s most active and influential business or ...

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February 5, 2021

BCCJ Member Spotlight: Sarah Furuya (Sarah Furuya Coaching)

BCCJ Junior Editor Glenys Morton caught up with Sarah Furuya of Sarah Furuya Coaching to learn more ...

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February 2, 2021

Formal Request to Commence UK Accession Negotiations to CPTPP

Source: UK Gov The UK is formally applying to join one of the world’s largest free-trade areas, de ...

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January 29, 2021

ESR Amagasaki Distribution Centre wins Gold MIPIM Asia Award

TOKYO/HONG KONG, 26 January 2021 – ESR Cayman Limited (“ESR” or the “Company”, together wi ...

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