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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 political stalemate, the Conservative party now has a clear majority and authority to pursue its chosen Brexit strategy and manifesto commitments for the UK and its engagement with the rest of the world. Will the election of a Government …
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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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June 7, 2019

Japan Enacts Law to Allow First Abdication of Emperor in 200 Years

The Mainichi Shimbun reports: On 9th June 2017, Japan’s parliament enacted a law to allow 83-y ...

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May 10, 2019

Failing too fast in Japan

Alan Mockridge, President of Intralink America, pinpoints the three big reasons many North American ...

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March 26, 2019

Increase in Japanese tourism to the UK signals growing cultural ties

According to VisitBritain, 270,000 Japanese visitors are expected to travel to the UK in 2019, a 9% ...

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