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November 25, 2020


Report of the activities on Professional Business Services - PROPEA in 2020

We closed action plan of the PROPEA project in the year 2020 and bellow would like to report on activities in this project. More details here.>>


November 9, 2020


© Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo

(Nov. 11, 2020) 
駐日チェコ共和国大使館主催ウェビナー「広尾トーク 」に登場します 
Webinar: Hiroo Talk by Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo

駐日チェコ共和国大使館が主催するウェビナー「広尾トーク 」にCCCIJのメンバーが参加します。詳細はこちら>>


November 6, 2020


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(Nov. 26, 2020)
在日チェコ商工会議所オンラインイベント「CONNECT 2020」開催 / CCCIJ online event "CONNECT 2020"

CCCIJ is pleased to announce that we will hold an online event “CONNECT 2020” on 26 November 2020. For more information click here >>


November 4, 2020


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Report: Czech Festival 2020

CCCIJ is happy to share the report from Czech Week 2020 held from October 26 to November 1, 2020. For more information click here >>


October 16, 2020

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(Oct. 26- 30, 2020) Czech Week Online 2020 - program announced

The program of Czech Week Online 2020 has been announced. There are many attractive events broadcasted during the week starting from 26 October. You will be able to feel as if you were in Czech through the exciting programs. Don't miss it! For more information click here >>


October 6, 2020


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JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020 - Great opportunity for foreign people to travel

Great news from JR East for people holding a foreign passport. The limited discount offer of railway pass - JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020 allows people to travel around Tokyo, Shinetsu, Tohoku areas in consecutive 3 days by Shinkansen and local trains.   For more information click here >>


September 28, 2020

© CzechTourism

(Oct. 26- Nov. 1, 2020) Czech Week 2020

CCCIJ is pleased to announce that Czech Week 2020 will be held from October 26 to November 1, 2020. This event is the 5th edition of the Czech Festival which started in 2016 and this year it provides two types of event - one is online called "Czech Week Online 2020" and the other is "Czech Festival in Kansai 2020" where you can visit and enjoy Czech food, beers & wines, music & arts, and business opportunities etc. For more information click here >>


September 25, 2020

© Newsweek

EBC's attempt against travel restrictions of Japan entry

From July 13, 2020, Czech started to allow people from the list of countries with a low risk of COVID-19 entring as before COVID-19. That scheme also exempts the necessity of providing the purpose of stay/PCR test or quarantine. For more information click here >>


September 17, 2020


© Delegation of the European Union to Japan

(Oct.1-2) Invitation to the 10th EU-Japan Digital Strategies Workshop

CCCIJ is happy to share the online event information from the Delegation of the European Union to Japan.  For more information click here >>


August 31, 2020


© Copyright EU-Japan Centre

Sponsorship competition "KEYS TO JAPAN" - Your Marketing Entry Plan For Japan 

CCCIJ is sharing valuable information from our partner "EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation", who is offering the sponsorship competition, 'Keys to Japan' for SMEs from an EU Member-State or COSME Third Country.  For more information click here >>


August 5, 2020


©Eurobiz Japan & the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Japan 

Article about Czech Republic in EUROBIZ

CCCIJ is pleased to share the interview with Deputy Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Karel Havlicek in the July issue of EUROBIZ JAPAN. For more information click here >>


July 3, 2020

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Czech hands over Visegrad Group (V4) presidency to Poland / ヴィシェグラード・グループ(V4)の議長国、チェコからポーランドへ

The Visegrad Group (V4)'s annual presidency of the Czech Republic from July 2019 has successfully finished, and it was taken over to Poland on July 1st 2020. For more information click here >>


June 24, 2020


©Velvyslanectví České republiky v Tokiu

Report: Webinar『中東欧におけるAIの最新動向-New Trends in Artificial Intelligence in Central Europe』

The webinar "New Trends in Artificial Intelligence in Central Europe" is part of the regular series of the "V4-Japan Technology Seminars" which have been organized annually in Tokyo. This year, due to the coronavirus-related restrictions, the event organized by the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the CzechInvest was held online on June 18, 2020, and successfully over 150 viewers joined it. For more information click here >>


June 5, 2020

(2020/06/18) Webinar『中東欧におけるAIの最新動向-New Trends in Artificial Intelligence in Central Europe』

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo and CzechInvest would like to invite interested participants to the webinar on New Trends in Artificial Intelligence in Central Europe which will take place on Thursday, 18th June from 4:30 to 6:00 PM Japan Standard Time. For more information click here >>


May 25, 2020 

CCCIJ continues offering PROPEA services in 2020

CCCIJ is pleased to announce that we successfully continue offering PROPEA services also in the year 2020. For more information click here >>


April 20, 2020

COVID-19 / Elmarco supports local government with nanofiber sheet

Elmarco, one of the CCCIJ members would like to share the latest information that they are now helping the local government (Liberec Region) with supplying the nanofiber coated PP spunbond nonwovens. For more information click here >>


April 17, 2020

[OPEN CALL] 

“Co-Funding Program” for International Joint R&D Projects Between Japan and Czech by NEDO

NEDO offers a great opportunity for companies seeking global open innovation. For more information click here >>


March 4, 2020

Opening of the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Naha

It is a great pleasure to announce that the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Naha was opened on March 2, 2020. For more information click here >>


Cancellation of the Reception Party at CCCIJ 6th AGM 
在日チェコ商工会議所 第6回会員総会後のレセプション開催中止のご案内

Based on the announcement of the Japanese government on February 26th to prevent further infection from the Coronavirus, CCCIJ has decided to cancel the Reception Party followed by the 6th Annual General Meeting originally scheduled to be held from 18:30 to 20:30 on March 17th, 2020. For more information click here >>


Rescheduled: (2020/03/02) Czech Business and Investment Seminar 2020 in Okinawa

Unfortunately, under the current environment of the effects of coronavirus infection in Okinawa, "Czech Business and Investment Seminar 2020 in Okinawa" will be rescheduled. The new date will be announced in due course. Thank you for your understanding. For more information click here >>


(2020/03/02) Czech Business and Investment Seminar 2020 in Okinawa

Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Naha invites you to the Business Seminar focusing on topics of economy, business opportunities and investment environment in the Czech Republic. For more information click here >>


Special offer from JSL Nippon Academy - Japanese Learning Course

JSL Nippon Academy, a Corporate member of CCCIJ, is offering 10% discount and 1 free trial lesson of the Japanese Learning Course. For more information click here >>


(2020/2/28) JETRO Seminar in Prague: Business Opportunities in Japan

JETRO invites you to the seminar "Business opportunities in Japan for Czech companies / Impact of EU - Japan EPA / Digital Innovation" organized by JETRO in cooperation with EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation. For more information click here >>


Invitation to CCCIJ 6th Annual General Meeting & Reception Party 2020

The AGM is held once a year and it is the most important event for our Chamber. This is a great opportunity for you to learn more about us, our activities and also to meet our Members. The AGM is open to Non-Members who can participate as Observers. You are welcome to bring your business partners and friends too. After the AGM, please join us at the Reception. For more information click here >>


(2020/03/10-13) Czech companies join FOODEX JAPAN 2020

It is pleased to announce that 13 Czech companies will join FOODEX JAPAN 2020 held from 10 to 13 March 2020 at Makuhari Messe, Chiba Japan. For more information click here >>


Denny Tamaki, Governor of Okinawa Prefecture

Report: Czech companies at ResorTech Okinawa

ICT related Czech companies including CCCIJ members joined ResorTech Okinawa held from 5th to 6th February 2020 in Okinawa with the participation of 135 exhibitors (77 from Okinawa, 34 from other areas in Japan, 24 from abroad) and 8,800 visitors in 2 days. For more information click here >>


Report: Czech companies in Tokyo - nanotech 2020

Czech companies including CCCIJ members joined nanotech 2020 held from 29 to 31 January 2020 at Tokyo Big Sight, which attracted more than 30,000 visitors in 3 days. For more information click here >>


(Deadline: 2020/2/26) EBC seminar - Are you ready for the digital economy?

EBC - European Business Council in Japan will hold a seminar, "Are you ready for the Digital Economy?" on 26 February 2020. For more information click here >>


(Deadline: 2020/3/31) Horizon 2020 call for SMEs and start-ups?

Please let us share the information outlining INNOWWIDE a programme to support SMEs and start-ups in various markets around the world, Japan being one of them. The INNOWIDE programme is part of the more well-known Horizon 2020. For more information click here >>


(2020/2/5-6) Czech companies join ResorTech OKINAWA

It is pleased to announce that ICT related Czech companies will join ResorTech Okinawa held from 5th to 6th February 2020 in Okinawa. For more information click here >>

(2020/01/29-31) Czech companies in Tokyo - nanotech 2020

It is pleased to announce that five Czech companies will gather in Tokyo to join nanotech 2020 held from 29 to 31 January 2020 at Tokyo Big Sight. For more information click here >>


Report: 12th Czech Business & Culture Networking Christmas Event

Thank you for joining the CCCIJ 12th Czech Business & Culture Networking Christmas Event, the event was very successful. For more information click here >>



[The latest issue] EU-Japan Newsletter

CCCIJ is happy to share the latest newsletter issued by our partner, EU-Japan Centre For Industrial Cooperation.
In the newsletter, you can find the announcements of interesting events held in 2020. Don't miss it, and save the date. For more information click here >>



(December 13th, 2019) Invitation for 12th Czech Business & Culture Networking Christmas Event

CCCIJ is more than happy to announce that 12th Czech Business & Culture Networking "Christmas" Event is held at the Czech Embassy in Tokyo on 13 December 13th, 2019. For more information click here >>



SCCIJ Luncheon: The “New” EBC and what it can do for your Company

Here is a wonderful invitation from SCCIJ - The Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan that they will hold a luncheon on December 5 with Mr. Michael Mroczek (Chairman of the EBC) and Mr. Francesco Formiconi (EBC Executive Director), who will speak about “The “New” EBC and what it can do for your Company”. For more information click here >>



Newsletter from Czech Embassy

CCCIJ is pleased to share the latest newsletter (5 pages, in Czech) issued by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo. For more information click here >>



JOB OPENING at the European Business Council in Japan (EBC)

The  European  Business  Council  (EBC), the trade policy arm of  16  European  National Chamber of Commerce and Business Associations in Japan, is currently seeking at the earliest possible opportunity an EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR. For more information click here >>


Report: ILS - Innovation Leaders Summit 2019 

CCCIJ members joined ILS - Innovation Leaders Summit 2019 held at Tranomon Hills in Tokyo from 28 to 30 October 2019. ILS provides a "matching system" where large companies in Japan can meet start-up companies who have unique technologies or services. For more information click here >>



Report: Meeting with “Digital Innovation” CEE Entrepreneurs Delegation to Japan 

On 25 October 2019, Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Japan and JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization) held a networking meeting at Polish Embassy in Tokyo for the companies from CEE - Central and Eastern Europe countries (Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Lithuania). For more information click here >>



Call for Exhibitors - ResorTech Okinawa (Feb. 2020)

CCCIJ is sending you the final call for Exhibitors at ResorTech Okinawa (Okinawa International IT Trade Fair) held in Okinawa Convention Center on February 5-6, 2020. For more information click here >>



Professional Business Services (PROPEA) started!

Czech Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan (CCCIJ) with support of Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo joined the project to support Czech economic activities abroad (project PROPEA). For more information click here >>



(2019/12/15) Concert by NEU Philharmonic Orchestra

チェコ商工会議所のメンバーである若宮裕氏が指揮者を務めるノイフィルハーモーニー管弦楽団の定期演奏会が12月15日、大田区民ホールにて開催されます。For more information click here >>



(10/19~20) P&M Czech at "Shinyuri Festival Marche"

It is pleased to announce that CCCIJ member - P&M Czech will join "Shinyuri Festival Marche" held 19-20 October 2019 in Shin-Yurigaoka station. P&M Czech will have a booth and introduce Moravian wine, Czech Žatec beer and traditional Czech products. For more information click here >>



(Czech Festival 2019) Thank you for coming

2019年9月27日(金)からスタートした今年で4回目を迎えるチェコ最大イベント「Czech Festival 2019」。たくさんの方にご来場いただき有難うございます。For more information click here >>


 
Report: Doing Business in Japan - Seminar in Czech

On September 19, 2019 CCCIJ together with general partners CzechTrade and Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic we organized its 4th edition of the business seminar “Doing Business in Japan 2019” in Prague, Czech Republic. For more information click here >>



[Call for applications] TECH BUSINESS CAMP 2019

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) is calling for the participation of  TECH BUSINESS CAMP 2019. For more information click here >>



(Sept.6 2019) Czech Campaign 観るまでの、お楽しみ。

The Czech Campaign Festival「観るまでの、お楽しみ。」will be held in Tokyo from September 1 to 15, 2019. For more information click here >>



(Sept. 2019) Czech Festival 2019 in OSAKA & TOKYO

The 4th edition of the Czech Festival, one of the largest events of the Czech Republic in Japan, will be held at the Harajuku Quest Hall from September 27 (Fri) to 29 (Sun). For more information click here >>



The Czech Republic from July 2019 for a 1 year holds the Presidency of the Visegrad Group (V4)

The Czech Republic has taken over the presidency of the Visegrad Group (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia; V4) from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020. For more information click here >>



(September 19, 2019) "Doing Business in Japan 2019" 4th Business Seminar in Prague, Czech Republic

CCCIJ (Czech Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan) is pleased to announce that the 4th Business Seminar - "Doing Business in Japan 2019" will be held in Prague, Czech Republic on September 19th, 2019. For more information click here >>



(October 24-30, 2019) "Digital Innovation" Business Mission to Japan

JETRO invites you to participate in "Digital Innovation" business mission to Japan. The mission is dedicated to innovative, technology companies from Central and Eastern Europe dealing with Internet of Things, Industry 4.0, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Data Processing and other associated fields. For more information click here >>



New product release: Zoner Photo Studio X

The CCCIJ Member company ZONER Software launched a new product in Japan, Zoner Photo Studio X on June 14, 2019. Zoner Photo Studio X is the universal photo editing and managing software. RAW processing, layer support, presets, retouching tools, video editing, cataloging and much much more. For more information click here >>



(July 12, 2019) Panel Discussion "Dispute Resolution in the Age of the Japan - EU EPA"

CCCIJ is pleased to announce as one of the sponsors, the panel discussion "Dispute Resolution in the Age of the Japan - EU EPA" will be held in Tokyo on July 12, 2019. For more information click here >>



Report: 11th Czech BCN Event in Tokyo (2019/6/19)

Thank you for joining the 11th Czech Business & Culture Networking Event, the event was very successful. For more information click here >>



(Czech Republic, June 25, 2019) Japan Technology Partnership Conference 2019

JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization) announces that Czech Japan Technology Partnership Conference 2019 will be held in the Czech Institute of Informatics, Robotics, and Cybernetics (CIIRC) on June 25 (Tuesday) in Prague. For more information click here >>



(June 12-14, 2019) Flowmon joins Interop Tokyo 2019 / Interview on web magazine 

The CCCIJ Member Flowmon Networks will join Interop Tokyo 2019.
ORIZON Systems, an exclusive distributor of Flowmon Networks in Japan will join Interop Tokyo 2019. In the booth, demonstrations and mini-seminar about monitoring and security solution "Flowmon" will be presented. For more information click here >>



Lunch meeting with a Director General of CzechTrade 

On June 3rd, 2019, CCCIJ and selected member-companies welcomed a new Ambassador of the Czech Republic in Japan and Ing. Radomil Dolezal, MBA - Director General of CzechTrade during his first official visit in Japan, and had a lunch meeting with them. For more information click here >>


JSH - Japan Small Hydropower Co., Ltd.
(July 10-12, 2019) JSH joins RENEWABLE ENERGY

The CCCIJ Member company Japan Small Hydropower Co., Ltd., a distributor of European hydropower manufacturers including MAVEL, a.s. (Jana Nohy 1237, Benesov) and CINK Hydro Energy (Lesov 125, Sadov) will join RENEWABLE ENERGY 2019. For more information click here >>



(June 19, 2019) Invitation for 11th Czech BCN Event

Czech Business & Culture Networking Event started in February 2016 organized by CCCIJ with great support of the Czech Embassy in Tokyo. We are more than happy to invite you for its 11th edition. For more information click here >>



Czech Warhorse Studios releases the game in Japan

Warhorse Studios s.r.o., Czech video game developer, has announced that they will release the Japanese version of "Kingdom Come: Deliverance" for PS4 and PC through a Japanese supplier DMM GAMES on 27 June 2019. For more information click here >>



(May 22, 2019) Flowmon Day at Czech Embassy

Czech ICT Solutions for high-speed internet
Flowmon Networks - a vendor of advanced network monitoring and security solutions, Netcope Technology and Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo warmly invite you to the second Flowmon Day in Japan. For more information click here >>


(End of September 2019) Czech festival 2019

The 4th volume of Czech festival will be held late Sptember 2019. The Czech Festival aims to bring all the unique and fantastic elements of Czech culture straight to Tokyo. For more informations click here >>


Important announcement on rules of origin (EPA)

As many of you know, with the start of the EU-Japan EPA preferential tariffs are applicable. In order to benefit from preferential treatment, the rules of origin of the agreement have to be fulfilled. As part of them, origin has to proved. This is done either by a so called "Statement on Origin" issued by the exporter or by the importer based on his/her knowledge. For more information click here >>



2019/5/1 New era Reiwa has started

On May 1, 2019, Naruhito acceded to the throne as the 126th Emperor of Japan, following the abdication of his father Akihito on April 30, initiating the Reiwa (令和) Era. For more information click here >>



Report: 5th Annual General Meeting of CCCIJ 2019

March 13th, 2019, CCCIJ held the 5th Annual General Meeting 2019 of the CCCIJ and Reception Party. For more information click here >>



Kick-Off Event for Tokyo Innovation Ecosystems

(2019/03/27) Tokyo Metropolitan Government will be holding a kick-off event to launch initiatives toward formation of Tokyo Innovation Ecosystems. For more information click here >>



FOODEX JAPAN 2019 - Czech Pavilion

The Czech Republic exhibited at "FOODEX JAPAN 2019" at Makuhari Messe, Chiba from March 5th to 8th, 2019. The exhibition is Asia's largest international food and beverage exhibition. The presentation of Czech products was very successful. For more information click here >>



(April 13-15) Invitation to Jana Boušková Harp Recital

(2019/04/13-15) Jana Boušková, the world-class harpist of the Czech Republic, and the chief soloist of Czech Philharmonic Orchestra will return to Japan in April 2019 for the first time in two years. Through her strong hope, KAZELFA CORPORATION organizes Jana Boušková ‘s Harp Recital in 3 cities; Nagano, Aichi and Tokyo. For more information click here >>



Japan – CEE Investment Summit and Awards, Tokyo

(2019/04/25) Together with organizer CEE Business Media, CEE Investment Agencies partners (PAIH, HIPA, CzechInvest, Invest in Romania, SARIO Slovakia, etc.), CCCIJ as Media partner is promoting "Japan – CEE Investment Summit and Awards 2019" which will be held on April 25th, 2019 at the Palace Hotel in Tokyo. For more information click here >>



MOFA - Global Business Seminar

(2019/03/18) Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) will organize Global Business Seminar. For more information click here >>



Battery Japan 2019 - Thank you for your visit

Elmarco / KAZELFA Corp. joined Battery Japan 2019 as an exhibitor. Visitors were very interedted in Elmarco's nanofiber membrane which could be a highly engineered "Separator" or other materials of battery components. For more information click here >>



Invitation for 5th Annual General Meeting of CCCIJ

(2019/03/13) The AGM is held once a year and it is the most important event for our Chamber. This is a great opportunity for you to learn more about us, our activities and also to meet our Members. The AGM is open to Non-Members who can participate as Observers. You are welcome to bring your business partners and friends too. After the AGM please join us at the Reception. For more information and application click here >>



EPA - Entry into force on 1 February 2019

The Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and Japan enters into force on 1 February 2019. Businesses and consumers across Europe and in Japan can now take advantage of the largest open trade zone in the world. For more information click here >>



Golden Week 2019 - Consecutive 10-days holiday

The Golden Week is a collection of four national holidays within seven days. In combination with well placed weekends, the Golden Week becomes one of Japan's three busiest holiday seasons, besides New Year and the Obon week. Trains, airports and sightseeing spots get very crowded during Golden Week, and accommodation in tourist areas can get booked out well in advance. For more information click here >>



(Czech language) Working holiday víza v Japonsku

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