UK Gov / British Embassy Tokyo

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 “concerned for Her Majesty’s health,” according to a statement from Buckingham Palace. “Following further evaluation this morning, The Queen’s doctors are concerned for Her Majesty’s health and have recommended she remain under medical supervision. The Queen remains …
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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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September 22, 2021

40,000 students to study across the world as part of UK’s new Turing Scheme

Thanks to the UK Government’s new Turing Scheme, 40,000 students will be able to study and wor ...

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August 23, 2021

Travel Advice, UK – Japan

Entry rules in response to coronavirus (COVID-19) This page is a snapshot of the UK government’s u ...

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June 17, 2021

UK secures markets access to Japan for exports of poultry meat

UK poultry can now be served on Japanese tables with industry estimates predicting this will boost t ...

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June 17, 2021

Joint message from the UK and Japanese Loneliness Ministers

We, the Minister for Loneliness in the UK and the Minister for Loneliness and Isolation in Japan, he ...

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June 10, 2021

SME7, under UK’s Presidency of the G7, sets out agenda for small business, crafts, and the global recovery

Representatives of the leading small business and craft organisations from across the G7 met on 20 M ...

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June 3, 2021

Green light for UK to start CPTPP talks

On Wednesday, it was agreed by member nations of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Tra ...

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May 28, 2021

Green Finance Institute chair Sir Roger Gifford passes away

Green Finance Institute chair and senior banker for Skandinaviska Ennskilda Banken (SEB), Sir Roger ...

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