September 16

2021

Webinar 178: Digital Taxation in Japan: Alert for E-service Companies

This webinar will cover whether foreign enterprises that provide online services/products to Japanese consumers are liable for Japanese taxes as well as some tips that will help them reduce the tax risk.

November 24

2020

Webinar 161: Consumption tax in Japan – 2020 overview

24-11-20 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM CET

When do I have to pay Consumption Tax when I do business wit

Government Procurement - Questions & Answers

QuestionWhere can I find information about public procurement calls for tender?AnswerThe Japanese government publishes calls for tender in English at a limited number of sites. JETRO (Japan Exter ...

Challenging systems

In line with the WTO agreement on public procurement Japan has established  a complaints system, called CHANS. In practice, this system is seldom used since its establishment in 1996.  At th ...

Electronic bidding

Electronic bidding systems are rapidly becoming the norm in Japan, with many government organisations setting up designated portals to conduct all tender procedures online. The national government has ...

Tender evaluation

The overall majority of tenders in Japan are evaluated on one criterion: - lowest price. The reasoning behind this is that all suppliers participating are deemed to possess the ability and skills to m ...

Tender submission and contracting

Submission and opening of tendersOnce all documents for the tender have been prepared, they must be sealed and submitted at the location specified in the tender notice and/or tender documentation. Doc ...

Licenses

In general, there is little English information made available on licenses and permissions in Japan.  In particular, if a company is active in sectors such as construction or the medical sector, ...

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                           The Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation  Joint webinar Carbon…
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02-02-22 | 10:30 - 11:00 AM CETThis is the second round of the online training series “What you should know when exporting to Japan”. It briefs in 30 minutes on the latest information on export…

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