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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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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 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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January 29, 2021

Teams by Design with Sarah Furuya

“Teams by Design” was the topic of the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan’s latest Quaran-ti ...

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January 29, 2021

Confronting Covid: A photographic record of how BCCJ members lived through the pandemic

What was it like? We are – hopefully – heading in the right direction with Covid. And &# ...

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January 29, 2021

BCCJ Virtual Coffee Sessions

Greetings! We are delighted to introduce BCCJ Virtual Coffee Sessions, a safe space you can join for ...

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January 22, 2021

The biodiversity crisis and the corporate response

With commitments from several countries to tackle green issues as part of their COVID-19 recovery an ...

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January 15, 2021

UK-Japan Trade Summit (Jan 20) | BCCJ member discount

The BCCJ is a proud supporter of the UK-Japan Trade Summit 2021 Standard delegate fee: £250 + VAT B ...

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December 17, 2020

BBA 2020 Winner Profile: Company of the Year – AstraZeneca Japan

AstraZeneca Japan (AZKK) has made British Business Awards history by scooping the Company of the Yea ...

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December 11, 2020

BBA 2020 Winner Profile: UK–Japan Partnership – The Alan Turing Institute/Toyota Mobility Foundation

A collaboration between The Alan Turing Institute (the Turing), the UK’s national institute for da ...

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December 11, 2020

Education 2020: Crisis-driven change

In light of the dramatic impact of the global pandemic on education, the British Chamber of Commerce ...

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December 9, 2020

William Adams memorial sculpted by Kate Thomson of Ukishima Sculpture Studios

On 25th November 2020, a memorial sculpture commemorating the 400th anniversary of the death of Will ...

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December 4, 2020

BBA 2020 Winner Profile: Responsible Business – Barclays

COVID-19 has made 2020 challenging for many but for those already struggling financially or socially ...

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