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EBC and Keidanren united for the recognition of vaccination certificate


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


EBC Tax seminar 8 July 2021



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  • Japan’s July-Sept. business investment up 1.2% on year (The Mainichi)
  • Kishida taking no chances as Japan closes border over Omicron (Japan Today)
  • Japan, EU leaders agree to cooperate for free, open Indo-Pacific (Japan Today)
  • Japan bans all nonresident foreigners from entering amid omicron’s spread (The Japan News)
  • Japan’s Oct. jobless rate improves to 2.7% as virus emergency lifted (The Mainichi)
  • Japan to revive ban on new foreign arrivals Tues. over virus variant (The Mainichi)
  • Govt believes economy bottomed out in May 2020 (The Japan News)
  • Tokyo ranked 3rd most attractive city in Global Power Index (Japan Today)
  • Japan to join global release of oil reserves (News on Japan)
  • Japan to seek ILO support in firms’ human rights risk management (Japan Today)
  • Japan considers letting more skilled foreign workers stay indefinitely (Japan Today)
  • Government to expand research subsidy program (The Japan News)
  • ¥500 billion fund to reinforce economic security (The Japan News)
  • Japan to allow 5,000 entrants daily under eased COVID restrictions (Kyodo News+)
  • In major shift, Japan looking to accept more foreigners indefinitely (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Japan eyes administering COVID vaccine to children aged 5-11 in Feb (Japan Today)
  • Japan PM adviser keen for firms to address human rights issues (The Mainichi)
  • Japan’s car exports keep plunging due to supply issues (Japan Today)
  • Tax reform outline to include financial taxes (The Japan News)
  • Japan to help job transfers of nonregular workers (The Japan News)
  • Japan looking to beef up chip, storage battery sectors as part of stimulus plan (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Japan’s economy contracts on shrinking consumption, exports (Japan Today)
  • Japan 3rd-qtr GDP down 3% amid virus emergency, slow car shipments (Kyodo News+)
  • Steady need for new planes despite pandemic: Airbus (Japan Today)
  • Airline sector to stay in red in 2022, demand below pre-COVID levels (The Mainichi)
  • Japan’s Go To Travel subsidy program to resume possibly in February (Japan Today)
  • Japan’s new stimulus to include wage hikes for care workers, nurses (Kyodo News+)
  • 20 nations to join hands in promoting electric vehicles (The Japan News)
  • Japan to expand booster vaccination sites to include workplaces, starting in March (The Japan News)
  • Time to drop 70% reduction goal for commuters, Keidanren says (The Asahi Shimbun)
  • Gov’t panel proposes more support for firms hiking wages (Japan Today)

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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.