UK-Japan Relations

September 11, 2020

UK and Japan agree historic free trade agreement

Source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-and-japan-agree-historic-free-trade-agreement The UK has today secured a free trade agreement with Japan, which is the UK’s first major trade deal as an independent trading nation and will increase trade with Japan by an estimated £15.2 billion. The UK-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement was agreed in principle by International Trade Secretary Liz Truss and Japan’s Foreign …
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September 11, 2020

UK and Japan agree historic free trade agreement

Source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-and-japan-agree-historic-free-trade-agreement The UK h ...

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August 18, 2020

JOINT STATEMENT ON RE-ENTRY OF FOREIGN RESIDENTS TO JAPAN (ENGLISH/日本語)

This week, the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ), alongside the American Chamber of Commer ...

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July 3, 2020

英国上院議会による調査への協力のお願い

英国上院議会では英国政府の新条約交渉を精査する役割の一環として、日 ...

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July 3, 2020

UK House of Lords: UK-Japan Trade Inquiry

A new inquiry that has just been launched by the International Agreements Sub-Committee of the Hou ...

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May 15, 2020

DIT publishes ‘UK-Japan free trade agreement: the UK’s strategic approach’ document

On May 13, the Department for International Trade (DIT) published a 94-page document laying out the ...

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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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