NEWS

Newsletter September 10

With the start of a new school year, it also feels time for us to go back to business. In this regard H.E. Belgian Ambassador Roxane de Bilderling is inviting the BLCCJ members to the seated event: “A new start: challenges and business opportunities in the new normal”. Presentations by field experts from EBC, IKEA and OECD will be […]

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Paralliance webinar: Paralympics – one year to go!

Article written by Martin Fritz for the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Japan (SCCIJ):   Tokyo – Almost 120 guests and members of the Paralliance, an up-coming coalition of 20 chambers of commerce in Japan in support of diversity and inclusion, have celebrated the one-year countdown to the Paralympic Games by participating in a webinar […]

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Newsletter September 3

From September 1st, all foreign nationals with residence status in Japan are allowed to re-enter the country. However, the conditions to be fulfilled remain complicated and sometimes extremely difficult. EBC Chief Policy Director Bjorn Kongstad compiled several official documents to write a summary of the various procedures needed by foreign residents to re-enter Japan. This article lists several questions and answers regarding the new coronavirus-related travel […]

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JAPAN REMOVES THE (RE-)ENTRY BAN FOR FOREIGNERS. WHAT IS NEEDED TO LEAVE AND COME BACK?

From September 1st, all foreign nationals with residence status in Japan are allowed to re-enter the country. However, the conditions to be fulfilled remain complicated and sometimes extremely difficult. EBC Chief Policy Director Bjorn Kongstad compiled several official documents to write a summary of the various procedures needed by foreign residents to re-enter Japan. JAPAN […]

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Newsletter August 26

In today’s newsletter we’d like to remind you of 2 upcoming BLCCJ webinars: – Webinar “Luxembourg, the wine country. Join us for a taste!” tomorrow August 27, 17:30-18:30 – in cooperation with the Luxembourg Chamber and LTIO Tokyo – Webinar “The organic market in Japan. The new JAS logo regulations.” on September 2, 17:00-18:00 – in cooperation with FIT You can sign up to […]

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Vacancy on the BLCCJ Board of Directors

Dear members,   The current BLCCJ Board of Directors has 12 members: https://blccj.or.jp/about/ However, Michael Van Dorpe, who has been on the Board since 2017, has decided to step down. We take this opportunity to thank him very much for all his support to the BLCCJ these past years!   This means that we have a vacancy […]

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