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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 more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans. On January 30, 2020, the International …
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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 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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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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December 18, 2019

What dealmakers need to know about the UK election result and its impact on UK investing in 2020

Shared with kind permission of BCCJ Corporate member, Hogan Lovells After nearly a decade marked by ...

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December 11, 2019

Reform of Foreign Direct Investment Regulations in Japan: Expansion of Pre-Transaction Approval Regime

Shared with kind permission of BCCJ Corporate member, Clifford Chance Japan has been tightening the ...

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December 2, 2019

UK competition offers launchpad for Japanese startups

By British Ambassador to Japan, Paul Madden, for the Nikkei Asian Review From future of mobility to ...

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November 28, 2019

Japanese IPOs – BCCJ member view in the Nikkei Veritas

The following post is a basic English translation of an article featured in the Nikkei Veritas on No ...

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November 2, 2019

Amendment Bill of the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act

On October 18 2019, Japan’s Cabinet approved the Amendment Bill of the Foreign Exchange and Fo ...

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October 25, 2019

2019 Rugby World Cup Updates

On September 20th, the Rugby World Cup 2019 will kick-off in Japan, marking the first time the event ...

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September 20, 2019

Rugby World Cup 2019 – UK diary

With the Rugby World Cup 2019 just around the corner, here’s a reminder of the matches involvi ...

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September 13, 2019

RWC team welcomes, hospitality sales exceed expectations

Excitement is building for the Rugby World Cup (RWC) 2019 as the national teams arrived in cities ac ...

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August 23, 2019

JNTO offers support, entices RWC fans to the regions

In light of the BCCJ’s Travel Tourism Think Tank – Responsible Tourism on  July 29, in ...

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July 27, 2019

Toshiba buys additional stake in U.K. nuclear power unit

Struggling electronics and machinery giant Toshiba Corp. said Wednesday it has acquired a 40 percent ...

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July 22, 2019

Chair and Vice Chairs of “30% Club Japan” Appointed

Source: https://30percentclub.org/press-releases Chair: Masahiko Uotani, President & Group CEO ...

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July 8, 2019

Tributes to Haruno Yoshida

Former CEO of BT Japan, and BCCJ Executive Committee member (2014-2015), Haruno Yoshida passed away ...

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July 5, 2019

Japan’s Business Confidence Hits 3-yr High

Japan Today reports: Confidence among Japan’s biggest manufacturers has risen for the third st ...

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