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September 29, 2021

The EBC President Michael Mroczek handed over the 2020 EBC White Paper to Mr. Thierry Breton, European Commissioner for Internal Market

September 7, 2021

EBC and Keidanren united for the recognition of vaccination certificate

September 1, 2021

The European national Chambers vaccinate 4,305 people as their contribution to the fight against Covid-19

August 2, 2021

EBC Tax seminar 8 July 2021

July 19, 2021

Flash survey on the impact of the entry ban on European and American companies and their Japanese partners


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  • Auto sector shifts gear toward recycling parts, batteries (Japan Today)
  • Global automakers step up pace on electric vehicle battery plants (The Mainichi)
  • Japan to urge oil producers to boost output amid price surge (The Mainichi)
  • Requests for shorter biz hours may be fully lifted in November in Japan (The Japan News)
  • Japan to revise energy-saving targets for air conditioners (The Japan News)
  • Japanese companies back Kishida’s plan for big fiscal stimulus (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • IMF, G20 focus over supply chain bottlenecks, inflation fears (Japan Today)
  • Japan to set up $4.4 billion ‘vaccine fund’ under economic package (News on Japan)
  • Energy agency urges bigger global push to cut emissions (The Japan News)
  • IMF foresees a slight drop in global growth from pandemic (Japan Today)
  • Kishida to seek economic growth before redistributing wealth (Japan Today)
  • Japan PM Kishida to seek economic growth before redistributing wealth (Kyodo News+)
  • Trial run starts for resumption of Go To Travel tourism program (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Kishida says has no plan to alter capital-gains, dividend taxes (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • ANA, JAL to join forces for 2050 carbon neutral goal (The Japan News)
  • Shift to decarbonized growth needs concerted effort: BOJ chief (Japan Today)
  • Japanese businesses to offer benefits using vaccination app (The Mainichi)
  • JETRO to launch Amazon US site for smaller firms (News on Japan)
  • IMF says trimming global growth forecast due to rising risks (The Mainichi)
  • Japan counts on Asian market to help shift to green energy (Japan Today)
  • Kishida says coronavirus, economy, security top his agenda (Japan Today)
  • Kishida to create new ministerial post for economic security (Japan Today)
  • Large manufacturer sentiment improves as Japan economy emerges from COVID (Kyodo News+)
  • Japan Aug. job availability sees 1st deterioration in 4 months (The Mainichi)
  • Japan to see price hikes in food and tobacco products from October (News on Japan)
  • Prefectures set restrictions on bars, restaurants in post-state of emergency Japan (The Japan News)
  • Kishida calls for unity as new LDP leader (News on Japan)
  • TPP members start full-fledged talks on UK’s accession (Japan Today)
  • Japan to shorten quarantine period for vaccinated travelers (Kyodo News+)
  • JICA issues Japan’s 1st gender bonds for female empowerment (The Mainichi)
  • Japan needs resilient economy to overcome new challenges: white paper (Kyodo News+)

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EBC members can not only learn about important changes taking place in Japan, but also play a critical role in influencing change themselves.

Some 300 of the over 2,500 affiliated local European companies and individuals participate directly in one or more of the EBC’s 23 industry committees covering a wide variety of economic sectors.