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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 organisations, at an exceptionally exciting time for UK-Japan relations? Read on . .  The nomination period for BCCJ 2020-2021 Executive Committee (Excom) and Presidential elections begins today, February 14, 2020.   What does this mean? The BCCJ office …
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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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May 28, 2020

Japanese Government Support to Companies: a note from British Embassy

This note provides some information regarding Japanese Government Support to Companies. The informat ...

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May 22, 2020

The art of storytelling for business

Dr Greg Story, president of Dale Carnegie Training Japan, shared his communication expertise with fe ...

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May 15, 2020

DIT publishes ‘UK-Japan free trade agreement: the UK’s strategic approach’ document

On May 13, the Department for International Trade (DIT) published a 94-page document laying out the ...

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May 15, 2020

Incredible JPY191,500 raised at BCCJ online pub quiz

Since our sofas became the buzziest nightspot in town, the BCCJ decided to host its first-ever onlin ...

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May 8, 2020

Botiga UK on Amazon and Rakuten

BCCJ Entrepreneur member, Botiga UK, a division of ProTrade Group, is a British based distributor wo ...

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May 8, 2020

Responses to COVID-19: Japan, Taiwan and Korea

British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) members learned of responses to COVID-19 in northeast As ...

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May 8, 2020

COVID-19 and Finance

Japan and the world are facing the biggest downturn since the Depression as the COVID-19 pandemic in ...

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May 1, 2020

COVID-19 and responsible business

With COVID-19 acting as a major disruptor to firms, communities and cities worldwide, organisations ...

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April 28, 2020

BCCJ Releases COVID-19 Business Impact Survey

VIEW SURVEY Members of the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) have implemented measures to ...

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April 24, 2020

BCCJ’s Platinum Member, ESR Ltd., Establishes New US$1 Billion Development Joint Venture

APG, CPP Investments and ESR establish new US$1 billion development joint venture to boost investmen ...

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April 24, 2020

British government response to COVID-19

British Ambassador to Japan Paul Madden CMG and members of his team at the British Embassy, Tokyo de ...

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April 24, 2020

Lessons on mentoring from women across Asia

Women leaders in British chambers of commerce in Taipei, Shanghai, Beijing, Singapore and Japan shar ...

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April 20, 2020

Japan’s labour laws – Overtime caps, equal pay and COVID-19-induced dismissals

The British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) kicked off its Webinar Week—one webinar each day f ...

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April 10, 2020

Is COVID redefining Responsible Business?

BCCJ Members: Free Non-members: 3,000JPY (Non-members will be asked to pay 3,000JPY via PayPal) The ...

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April 3, 2020

UK research provides rare insight on Japanese village

British anthropologist Joy Hendry has released a documentary charting her research on a village in r ...

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April 3, 2020

What you need to know about Japan’s labour law amendments …

**Please sign-up via the link below** How do Japan’s labour law changes affect your organisation? ...

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April 3, 2020

UK–Japan craftsmanship wins top award

A British silversmith has been recognised at the 2020 Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Awards for de ...

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April 3, 2020

2020-2021 BCCJ Executive Committee CANDIDATES

2020-2021 British Chamber of Commerce (BCCJ) Executive Committee – 15 candidates The nominatio ...

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March 31, 2020

ESR adds new modern logistics facility to Greater Tokyo portfolio

Expanding ESR’s market leading development pipeline in Japan TOKYO/HONG KONG, 31 March 2020 – ES ...

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March 31, 2020

March 2020 – BCCJ ACUMEN

TOP STORIES: Matthew Knowles – Country director of the British Council, Japan Virus crisis  ...

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March 27, 2020

COVID-19: Flexibility, Resilience and Action

Leadership and executive coach Jennifer Shinkai has shared tips on coping with the COVID-19 crisis ...

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