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Committed to Strengthening Swiss-Japan Ties
Founded in 1981 and officially approved by the Japanese Ministry of Industry and Trade the following year, we support the interests of Swiss companies doing business in Japan as well as Japanese companies interested in doing business in Switzerland.
Not only do we count among our members some of the biggest Swiss multinationals but we are also proud of the many small and medium-sized companies, the so-called hidden champions which constitute an important part of our membership.
Find out more about the SCCIJ and make it "Your Swiss Network" in Japan.
Interested in becoming a new member? Please take a look at our membership categories and/or contact us at email@example.com.
Click here to see our Trade Sector Reports 2013.
September 16, 2014 Mechanical watch lasts one month without battery
Tokyo (SCCIJ) – While Apple has presented its upcoming first digital watch, Swiss engineers are making much bigger progress in the area of mechanical watches. The Swiss Center for Electronics and Microtechnology (CSEM) and the watchmaker Vaucher Manufacture Fleurier (VMF) will launch a mechanical movement with an exceptional power-reserve of one month. This Swiss partnership between industry and applied research adds a new invention to the history of mechanical watchmaking.
September 12, 2014 Support for "born global" Swiss start-ups
Tokyo (SCCIJ) - About 90 percent of Swiss start-ups on the annual Top 100 list of the "Institute for start-up companies" (Institut für Jungunternehmen) are internationally oriented from the beginning and therefore called "born global". The Swiss foreign trade and investment promoter "Switzerland Global Enterprise" has its own program to support such young companies. E.g., the organization has specialists at hand which can give transnational advice in order to help them succeed.
September 08, 2014 Switzerland again ranked most competitive country
Tokyo (SCCIJ) - Switzerland has remained on top of the Davos based World Economic Forum's new Global Competitiveness Report. Japan jumped three ranks to 6th place overtaking Hongkong to become the second most competitive Asian nation behind Singapore. The health of the global economy would be at risk, despite years of bold monetary policy, as countries struggle to implement structural reforms necessary to help economies grow, the WEF warned in its new report.
September 17, 2014 BCCJ-BLCCJ-ICCJ-SCCIJ Joint Chamber Networking in Kansai
We are pleased to invite you to our Joint Networking Event in Osaka with the British, the Belgian-Luxembourg and the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Japan.
September 26, 2014 Swiss Young Professionals Meeting Tokyo
Please join the 5th Swiss Young Professionals event, which is organized by the Swiss Embassy and the SCCIJ!
October 10, 2014 Mercedes-Benz Japan Cup 2014
October 15, 2014 Please save the date!! SCCIJ Kansai presentation and networkign cocktail on Oct 15: Five Practical Issues Every Company Should Know About International Arbitration
Please join our Kansai event with Dr. Lars Markert, Lawyer at Gleiss Lutz and Mr. Michael Mroczek, Lawyer at Okuno & Partners
October 23, 2014 SCCIJ October lucnehon with Mr. Martin Browne, CEO at Reishauer K.K.
The official invitation and the details will follow in due time.
September 05, 2014 ABC & SCCIJ After Summer Cocktail Event
August 28, 2014 SCCIJ August luncheon:DC grid interconnections - the enabler for a smart and efficient energy system
July 26, 2014 Swiss National Day Celebration
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Thank you for your kind consideration.