UK Gov / British Embassy Tokyo

May 17, 2024

Multi-Chamber Statement in Response to the UK’s Ratification of the CPTPP

Background The UK has ratified the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). In June 2020, the government confirmed it intended to join the CPTPP. The formal request to join the CPTPP was made in February 2021, and the CPTPP commission agreed to start negotiations with the UK later that year. The UK government …
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May 17, 2024

Multi-Chamber Statement in Response to the UK’s Ratification of the CPTPP

Background The UK has ratified the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partner ...

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September 29, 2023

Delivering Net Zero: A fairer approach

On 20 September, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak set out a more pragmatic, proportionate and realistic ...

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July 18, 2023

The Accession of the United Kingdom to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership: Summary

Source: UK Gov The UK has now signed its Accession Protocol to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agr ...

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June 29, 2023

UK Pavilion at Expo 2025 Osaka – Design, Build, Maintain & Decommission (DBMD)

Please refer to the following 2 UK Gov links for more information: – https://www.contractsfind ...

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May 18, 2023

Japanese firms commit record £17.7 billion investment into the UK

Source: UK Gov Leading Japanese businesses have committed to invest almost £18 billion in businesse ...

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May 18, 2023

PM to agree historic UK-Japan Accord ahead of G7

Source: UK Gov Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will agree a la ...

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March 31, 2023

The UK Concludes Trade Talks with Member Countries of the CPTPP: What does this Mean for Trade in the Member Countries

The UK has concluded trade talks with member countries of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreemen ...

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September 8, 2022

Best Wishes to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

It was announced today, on 8th September 2022, that the doctors for Queen Elizabeth II say they are ...

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March 25, 2022

FOODEX Japan: Be part of Asia’s leading food and beverage expo

FOODEX Japan is the leading food and beverage trade show in Japan and Asia, cultivating business ex ...

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February 25, 2022

Trade Secretary secures major trade bloc milestone ahead of Asia visit

Source: UK Gov The UK reaches a major milestone to join £8.4 trillion CPTPP free trade area Announc ...

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February 9, 2022

Government unveils levelling up plan to “transform the UK”

Last week, the UK’s Levelling Up Secretary Michael Gove unveiled the government’s flagship L ...

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December 22, 2021

UK and Japan to develop future fighter jet engine demonstrator

The UK and Japan announce plans to develop a future fighter aircraft engine demonstrator and agree t ...

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November 30, 2021

UK-Japan Travel Advice – Omicron COVID-19 variant (Nov 30 2021)

The new Omicron variant of the novel coronavirus has led to stricter border controls in countries ar ...

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November 18, 2021

BCCJ members offer trade policy and market access views at Virtual Roundtables

On November 10, the BCCJ was pleased to co-host two Virtual Roundtables, led by the Director for Tra ...

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October 5, 2021

2021 UK-Japan Business Survey

The BCCJ remains committed to our mission of strengthening trust and opportunities in bilateral busi ...

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September 24, 2021

Changes to international travel rules from 4 October (Japan to UK)

From 4am, Monday 4 October 2021, the rules for international travel to England will change from the ...

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