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Views Collected From Japanese Companies in Canada Concerning NAFTA Renegotiations

1. Importance of unfettered economic activities throughout the three NAFTA countries
(1) As private sectors in North America become increasingly interdependent, NAFTA’s role is becoming greater.
Free trade and enhanced mobility of people in the region promotes business activities of Japanese companies that have invested in North America, including the United States, enabling them to contribute to the economic growth of Canada, the United States and Mexico.

May 26, 2017

Social Innovation Japan Official Launch

In recent years, there has been a dramatic increase in the number of individuals, organisations and companies tackling social and environmental issues in Japan.

Entrepreneurs, nonprofit organisations, and big businesses continue to push boundaries and find innovative ways to address the defining issues of our time, from climate change to the refugee crisis and beyond.

May 22, 2017

Opening of the Tokyo One-Stop Business Establishment Center - Shibuya Satellite Center

The Tokyo One-Stop Business Establishment Center (TOSBEC) provides centralized services for procedures needed to establish a company or to start up a business in Tokyo, such as certification of Articles of Incorporation, company registration, taxes, pension and social insurance, and immigration procedures.

A new satellite center next to Shibuya Hikarie has opened. 

May 17, 2017