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April 8, 2021

New Name, Same Aim: From Chamber to Business Community

If there were any silver lining from an organizational perspective, we would say that, despite the crushing losses and turbulence, COVID-19 made us revalidate our purpose, […]
October 7, 2019

The African Commerce Community in Japan: At the right place, at the right time.

On August 29th, 2019, it was first announced as the African Chamber of Commerce in Japan (AfCCJ) project during an official side event of the seventh […]
September 24, 2019

Nippon Express: Expansion of its business in Africa

Nippon Express, Japan’s top international freight forwarder, established itself on the African continent in 2017 when it opened a Kenyan branch in Nairobi, followed by a […]
September 17, 2019

Saraya: The Business of Saving Lives

We sat down with Mr. Yusuke Saraya, the CEO of Saraya—Japan’s leading professional hygiene company—to discuss their economic investments and health initiatives in Africa.  Could you […]
September 12, 2019

The African Chamber of Commerce in Japan (AfCCJ) project is officially announced at TICAD 7

On August 29th, 2019, the African Chamber of Commerce in Japan (AfCCJ) project was successfully announced during an official side event of the seventh Tokyo International […]
September 8, 2019

Video – The AfCCJ launch featured in Japanese news (auto subtitles available)