Poland is organising study visits for Japanese entrepreneurs for Osaka expo 2025
As part of the promotional activities preceding the Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japanese entrepreneurs, and journalists – a total of 74 people – will be invited to Poland to participate in 7 inbound missions. The first three missions will take place as early as September this year, with more to follow in the months leading up to the Expo.
Two trade missions to Japan by
The Romanian company Arhipelago, through the program, in collaboration with the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation / EEN Japan, is organizing 2 trade missions to Japan.
Ambassador Paquet signs contract for EU participation in 2025 World Expo
Last April, the Ambassador of the European Union to Japan Jean-Eric Paquet signed with Mr. Hiroyuki Ishige, Secretary General of the Japan Association for the 2025 World Exposition, the contract confirming the EU’s participation in the event, which will run for 184 days from 13 April to 13 October in the city of Osaka.
Voka Mechelen-Kempen visits Tokyo, Osaka and Kyoto during the World Expo in 2025!
There are 6 Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CCI) in Flanders that are employer organizations. Voka – Chamber of Commerce & Industry Mechelen-Kempen is one of them and covers the districts of Mechelen and Turnhout. The Chamber will organize an economic mission to Japan on 10-18 of May 2025.
Belgium’s Participation in Expo 2025: Strengthening the Life Sciences Partnership
In January 2024, the Embassy of Belgium in Japan hosted a networking event in Osaka, introducing the Belgian life sciences sector to the Kansai region. This event served as a prelude to Belgium's participation in the upcoming World Expo 2025 in Osaka, where the country will focus on showcasing its strengths in areas like healthcare, biotechnology, and pharmaceuticals.
Japan drawing interest from Polish firms
Over 300 entrepreneurs and representatives of Polish business support institutions participated in the inaugural seminar of the training series titled “An Opportunity to Develop Your Business in Japan - Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai”. The event was organised by the PAIH Expo Team.
Information on Local Tax Credit Scheme for Overseas Financial Corporations in Osaka
Incentives to reduce corporate inhabitant tax and corporate enterprise tax for up to 10 years now available to companies located in Osaka City by FY 2025, the year of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai.
Virtual matchmaking mission
The European Travel Commission back at Tourism EXPO Japan
The European Travel Commission will join Tourism EXPO Japan 2023, a trade and consumer show jointly organised by the Japan Travel and Tourism Association, the Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) and the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), with a dedicated Europe Pavilion.
Smart Manufacturing Summit
Smart Manufacturing Summit (13-15 March 2024, Aichi, Japan) delivers a new, innovative event format for professionals working in industry, IOT technologies, AI and robotics.

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