UK-Japan Relations

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 rural Japan over the past 45 years. Entitled “Understanding Japanese Culture: 45 years researching a village in rural Japan,” the film explores change in Kurotsuchi, in Fukuoka Prefecture. With a small, yet close-kit population that works largely in local green …
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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

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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March 6, 2020

UK in Japan 2019–2020 off to flying start

A joint initiative by the British Council and the British Embassy, Tokyo, UK in Japan 2019–2020 wa ...

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February 28, 2020

Hogan Lovells Brexit 2020 Webinar Series

With 2020 upon us, a new decade began where the last left off, with Brexit. Brexit has now happened, ...

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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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February 11, 2020

Japan EdTech debuts at London show

Japanese educational technology (EdTech) has been showcased for the first time at BETT, in London, a ...

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February 5, 2020

Latest Brexit developments: the future of Japan-UK/EU relations

Article source: Herbert Smith Freehills (Here) Author: Michael McErlaine The UK reached its next mil ...

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February 4, 2020

Brexit: What next for merger control?

Article source: Herbert Smith Freehills (Here) Author: Joel Rheuben After a prolonged and difficult ...

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January 31, 2020

Applying Neuroscience to Business – UK–Japan tie-up offers lessons from brain science

British and Japanese academics are eyeing the 20s as the decade for fast-tracking neuroscience appli ...

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January 15, 2020

Japan aims to start EPA talks with UK

The Japanese government hopes to start negotiations with Britain on a new economic partnership agree ...

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January 14, 2020

Long friendship comes full circle with Welsh gift of ginkgo trees to Japan

Over a dozen ginkgo tree saplings have been sent to Japan from Pembrokeshire, a location noted for i ...

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January 10, 2020

UK – Japan trade hits record high in boost for Scottish firms

Scottish businesses are benefiting from record levels of trade with Japan, as UK exports totalled £ ...

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November 28, 2014

Oxford Football team to visit Japan in December

Oxford University Association Football Club’s (OUAFC) Blues team is to tour Japan this month. ...

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October 11, 2014

Konica Minolta: The view from inside a Japanese boardroom

More than BCCJ members and guests heard from Ken Osuga, Director, Senior Executive Officer, Chief Fi ...

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September 26, 2014

UK to support Japan in delivering lasting legacy from 2020 Games

Christopher Rodrigues, Chairman of VisitBritain (VB) and Ryoichi Matsuyama, President of the Japan N ...

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June 10, 2014

Employers should “encourage and embrace” Gen Y – in Japan and globally

This afternoon, BCCJ members and guests enjoyed an event led by Brian Christian, principal of The Br ...

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