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February 6, 2017

Welcome: Taylor Brunswick

***Delighted to welcome Taylor Brunswick as the newest Corporate Member of the BCCJ*** Taylor Brun ...

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February 2, 2017

Insights into Japanese Traditions: Setsubun (Feb 3)

Setsubun (literally “seasonal division”) refers to the festival celebrated annually in ...

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January 31, 2017

The Business Case for Flexible Working

At a seminar in association with BT Japan on 30th January 2017, BCCJ members and guests heard Kaor ...

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January 25, 2017

Meeting of the Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Japan

The Foreign Chambers in Japan (FCIJ) is an informal network comprised of foreign chambers of commerc ...

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January 24, 2017

Barclays Japan on Brexit

Mark Dearlove, Barclays’ Country Head of Japan, comments on Brexit and on the bank’s prepar ...

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January 24, 2017

Winning Partnerships: British Council & Japan Association of Overseas Studies

On 13 December 2016, the BCCJ interviewed the two winners of the UK-Japan Partnership category of th ...

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January 23, 2017

Welcome: Atsumi & Sakai

***Delighted to welcome Atsumi & Sakai as the newest Corporate Member of the BCCJ*** The Firm ...

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January 21, 2017

Welcoming the new UK Ambassador to Japan

On 27 January 2017 at the Shangri-La hotel over lunch, BCCJ members had the opportunity to meet the ...

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January 20, 2017

How to Mainstream Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in your Organisation

On 19 January, BCCJ members and guests attended an eye-opening training session at British Council a ...

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January 20, 2017

Welcome: Luxury Card

***Delighted to welcome Luxury Card as the newest Corporate Member of the BCCJ*** Launched in the ...

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January 13, 2017

Welcome: The Business Associates of British Interior Design

***Delighted to welcome The Business Associates of British Interior Design as the newest Entrepreneu ...

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January 11, 2017

MBE for Services to British Music in Japan

The BCCJ extends its warmest congratulations to radio broadcaster and BCCJ Executive Committee membe ...

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December 15, 2016

‘Premium Friday’ to Start in February

The Japan News reports: The Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry and consumption-related organizatio ...

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December 15, 2016

Wishing all BCCJ Members and Friends a Successful 2017!

The BCCJ team and executive committee would like to wish all members and friends a peaceful end to 2 ...

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December 13, 2016

Labour Shortages in Japan

The Yomiuri Shimbun reports: Companies in specific industrial sectors, especially restaurants and th ...

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November 17, 2016

Farewell, Ambassador Hitchens!

UK Ambassador to Japan since 2012, Timothy Hitchens CMG LVO, will finish his four-year term in Decem ...

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November 15, 2016

Congratulations to 2016 British Business Awards Winners!

Awards for UK-Japan business ties | Record-breaking gala celebrates close bilateral relations Britis ...

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November 8, 2016

2016 British Business Awards: ALL NOMINEES

Now in its ninth year, the British Business Awards (BBA), run by the British Chamber of Commerce in ...

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November 1, 2016

Japan Ranks 111th in Gender Equality

The Nikkei Asian Review reports: “Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s lofty rhetoric on women ...

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October 27, 2016

2016 British Business Awards – Judging Process

The nomination period for the 2016 British Business Awards (BBA) will close on October 28 at 1700. T ...

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September 26, 2016

Stunning Architecture: Ginza Place

Award-winning BCCJ Entrepreneur Member, Klein Dytham architecture, in partnership with Taisei Corpor ...

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