NEWS

Newsletter July 8

We hope you are doing well despite the rains and winds on top of everything else these days!   In today’s newsletter let us first inform you of upcoming activities. -Our next webinar “Cracking Supply Chains. Rebuilding or reinforcing? Learnings from COVID-19” is a joint effort with 8 other Asian BeLux Chambers of Commerce. Wednesday 15 July, 19:00-20:15 @ […]

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Webshop Belgian artist Patrick Gerola

Belgian painter-artist and BLCCJ member Patrick Gerola has launched a new website introducing a large lineup of products featuring his art work. His colorful creations are not only available as paintings, images can now be purchased as prints, posters, post cards, on tote bags, pillow cases, T-shirts etc. etc.   Check out the webshop on the […]

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Summary of webinar on Exit/Inheritance/Gift Tax updates

We gladly share here a summary of the webinar “The Only Certainty in Uncertain Times: Death and Taxes – Japan gift/inheritance and Japan Exit Tax Updates” we did with PwC on June 22.   Japan Exit Tax: On March 31, 2015, the Diet passed the 2015 Tax Reform Proposal into law, which included the ‘exit tax’ […]

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Newsletter July 1

Before you might take some summer holidays, let us inform you of 3 save-the-date activities in fall: –Joint golf tournament with the French and Swiss Chambers: Wednesday 28 October @ Tomisato GC – we are accepting applications and sponsorship now -Annual BLCCJ Gala Ball: Friday 27 November, 18:30-23:00 @ Conrad -General Assembly: Thursday 10 December (location TBC)   BLCCJ […]

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Promotions for BLCCJ members

1) Ecological startup Just Smile (an initiative of former BLCCJ Starter Helena Andre) is offering a 10% discount to all BLCCJ members on their products. Please use the code: BLCCJJUSTSMILE   2) Shinjuku Japanese Language Institute is offering a 15% discount (- JPY 10,200) to BLCCJ members on their Evening – Saturday Japanese courses (Beginners, Intermediate, Business). More details […]

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Call for applications for the next Biotech mission to Japan (virtual or not)

Biotech Cluster/SME Matchmaking Mission to Japan The mission is organised alongside the “Bio Japan Expo” (http://www.ics-expo.jp/biojapan) in Pacifico Yokohama. · Mission dates: 13-16 October 2020 · Application deadline: 25 June 2020 Unique opportunity for BtoB meetings! One day before the fair, on 13 October, EU clusters and SMEs will be able to attend a partnering event ” […]

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