NEWS

150 years Japan-Belgium Festa in Hankyu Umeda Station

150 years Japan-Belgium Festa, from August 10 till September 2 @ Hankyu Umeda Station 2F Central Exit     BLCCJ member Konishi Brewing will be running an event shop in Hankyu Umeda Station commemorating the 150th anniversary of diplomatic and friendship relations between Japan and Belgium (since 1866). You will be able to taste the […]

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Series of Belgian stamps

A special series of stamps will be published by Japan Post on the occasion of the celebration this year of the 150th anniversary of the friendship between Japan and Belgium.   The stamps will be available at Japan Post from August 1st onwards.   Press release (in Japanese): http://www.post.japanpost.jp/kitte_hagaki/stamp/tokusyu/2016/h280801_t.html http://www.post.japanpost.jp/kitte_hagaki/stamp/tokusyu/2016/h280801_t.html    

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Job Opportunity – Recruitment of an Operations Manager IJCC

We would like to inform you that the Ireland Japan Chamber of Commerce (IJCC) is presently recruiting for the role of Operations Manager. This is an interesting and dynamic role at the heart of the Chamber`s operations. Please refer to the attached for further details. Interested candidates should submit both resume and accompanying application letter […]

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Expo Patrick Gerola

Dear members and friends,   We are happy to inform you that BLCCJ member Patrick Gerola, Fine Art Painter and Artist, is exposing at the Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art. You can go and see his work till October 4th, daily from 9:00 till 17:00. Entrance fee is JPY 1,000.   http://www.nichireki.co.jp/ikeda/event.html   Address: […]

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Research Project: Effective Multinational Teamwork in Japan

A research team from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. Munich (Germany) and the German Institute for Japanese Studies in Tokyo are currently conducting a research project on “Effective Multinational Teamwork in Japan.”   The project examines key success factors for effective leadership and collaboration in multinational work teams in Japan. The main aim is to identify promising new methods […]

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Season of goodbyes

This summer started with several goodbyes for BLCCJ.   Last week at the Luxembourg National Day reception we had to say goodbye to Minister-Counsellor Yasuko Muller. After 2,5 years she is returning to Luxembourg.   And this week we attended the farewell party for two Belgian diplomats: Minister-Counsellor Christophe de Bassompierre will leave for Brussels, […]

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