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February 7, 2020

BBA Winner Profile: Innovation – EY Japan

Only one year after EY Japan’s launch of innovation and emerging technology centre wavespace, its team accepted the 2019 British Business Award for innovation. The feat was both a delight and surprise, according to wavespace Tokyo Leader Helen Bentley, especially as the firm’s mainstay has long been auditing. What began as a market test for …
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February 7, 2020

BBA Winner Profile: Innovation – EY Japan

Only one year after EY Japan’s launch of innovation and emerging technology centre wavespace, its ...

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February 14, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Helpful links and advice

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to ...

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February 14, 2020

2020-2021 BCCJ Executive Committee Elections – NOMINATIONS OPEN!

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

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February 13, 2020

ESR forms philanthropic partnership with National University of Singapore, donating S$200,000 to its NanoNASH PhD Scholarship Programme

ESR Cayman Limited (“ESR” or the “Company”; SEHK Stock Code: 1821), the largest APAC focused ...

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February 12, 2020

BCCJ Platinum Member Robert Walters Release Salary Survey 2020

About the Salary Survey With a 21-year history, Robert Walters’ annual Salary Surveys are the ...

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February 11, 2020

Japan EdTech debuts at London show

Japanese educational technology (EdTech) has been showcased for the first time at BETT, in London, a ...

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February 10, 2020

Global Forecast 2020

With a slowdown of world trade, strained US–China relations and the outbreak of Wuhan novel corona ...

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February 5, 2020

Latest Brexit developments: the future of Japan-UK/EU relations

Article source: Herbert Smith Freehills (Here) Author: Michael McErlaine The UK reached its next mil ...

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February 4, 2020

Brexit: What next for merger control?

Article source: Herbert Smith Freehills (Here) Author: Joel Rheuben After a prolonged and difficult ...

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January 31, 2020

Applying Neuroscience to Business – UK–Japan tie-up offers lessons from brain science

British and Japanese academics are eyeing the 20s as the decade for fast-tracking neuroscience appli ...

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January 31, 2020

BBA Winner Profile: Company of the Year – AstraZeneca Japan

AstraZeneca Japan (AZKK) is starting 2020 on a high. Not only was it awarded the fiercely contested ...

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January 30, 2020

British businesses go for gold in Japan

It is six months to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and the demand for British goods and services a ...

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January 27, 2020

World Ocean Summit 2020 – March 9th–10th 2020, Tokyo

The British Chamber of Commerce is partnering with The Economist Events to promote environmental sus ...

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January 24, 2020

UK tops EU nations in tourist spend in Japan

British visitors to Japan in 2019 were among the biggest spenders of all international tourists, spl ...

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January 24, 2020

UK launched almost 700,000 new firms last year, high-tech start-ups net record £10bn funding

Almost 700,000 new firms were launched in the UK last year, as growing high-tech firms snapped up mo ...

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January 17, 2020

Matt Knowles Appointed British Council Director for Japan

Matt Knowles has 16 years of expertise in international cultural and educational exchanges. He is th ...

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January 17, 2020

BCCJ 2020-2021 Executive Committee Elections: what you need to know

Do you have what it takes to steer one of Japan’s most active and influential business organisatio ...

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January 17, 2020

BBA Winner Profile: Positive Impact – Barclays

With the climate of increasing concern, the appetite for responsible and sustainable investment look ...

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January 17, 2020

Sarah Backley joins the BCCJ Team as Associate Director

The BCCJ is delighted to welcome Sarah Backley as the newest member of our team! Sarah will be in pa ...

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January 16, 2020

Donate to Bushfire Disaster Relief in Australia

The bushfire crisis continues to devastate communities across Australia. Thousands of homes have bee ...

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January 15, 2020

First ever British boarding school to launch in Japan

On the back of the success of the Rugby World Cup 2019, ‘Rugby School‘, known as the hom ...

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January 15, 2020

Platinum member, ESR announces new lease with Amazon beginning January 2020

Long-term lease brings occupancy rate to 97% at ESR’s 151,500-sqm Kuki Distribution Centre in Toky ...

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