To get the access to this report, please click here.Expert: Jay NelsonPublication date: October 2019
On 1 February 2019, the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and Japan came into force. It is the biggest trade deal that the EU has signed to date and represents nearly 30% of global GDP and 40% of global trade. It is also the largest open-trade zone in the world, covering 600 million people.
To get the access to this report, please click here.Expert: Chika Aoki-SuzukiPublication date: October 2019
To get the access to this report, please click here.Expert: Dr Rolf SchmidPublication date: October 2019
October 2019The Centre is pleased to present to you its latest issue of the EU-Japan Newsletter (October 2019) on the following link: https://www.eu-japan.eu/sites/default/files/publications/docs/october19.pdf. In the newsletter you will find information on the Centre's activities, coming seminars and events as well as activities of general interest on various aspects of the EU-Japan…
Topics covered in the November issue:LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS・Task Force for Promoting Public Usage of Robots Launched・FIT-Based Purchase Contracts between Household Consumers and Electricity Companies Start to Expire Sequentially・Partial Revision of the Patent Act, etc. Takes Effect Next April・Product Safety Awards Winners Announced・Draft Action Plan on Promoting Electrified Vehicles Use in Disaster Prepared
Topics covered in the October issue:LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS・Winners of the 3Rs Promotion Merit Awards AnnouncedSURVEY AND BUSINESS DATA・Forecast of Global Supply and Demand Trends for Petrochemical Products Compiled・Public Opinion on Plastic Litter Surveyed・Starting Salaries Keep Upward Trend・Rugby World Cup Contributed to the Increase of Foreign Visitors
Topics covered in the September issue:LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS・Strategy for Developing Hydrogen and Fuel-Cell Technologies Formulated・METI Hosted a Series of Conferences on Hydrogen Energy, Carbon Recycling and LNG Producer-Consumer Conference・Guidelines for Proper Electric Power Trade Revised・Category of Inward Direct Investment Act, etc to be Revised and ModifiedSURVEY AND BUSINESS DATA・Number of Pleasure Boats Continues to Decline・Decline of Korean Visitors Resulted in the Total Decrease…

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The latest issue of the EU-Japan NEWS, the EU-Japan Centre's quarterly newsletter is now available…
The EU-Japan Centre in Tokyo is regularly publishing "Industry and Policy News" from various…
Please find below our upcoming webinars which will take place in October: EPA Helpdesk Webinar 41…

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Rie Arai
Researcher, Environment & Energy Research Division
Ken ASH
Director of Trade & Agriculture, OECD
Petr Bares
Managing Director

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26/10/2021
26-10-21 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CETIs there a large premium food market in Japan and is it worth the effort for EU companies? Especially now after the pandemic? Yes, in so many ways...Japan has a…
26/10/2021 - 28/10/2021
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for EU SMEs with a product or technology contributing to Carbon Neutrality, the Circular Economy and the development of Smart Cities to express their interest…