e-News November 2020

Dear Subscriber,

Welcome to the EU-Japan Centre's monthly e-News!

In this November 2020 issue, you will find our latest updates, special focus section on electronics, more information on our upcoming webinars, the EPA Helpdesk, press review and much more! We hope that this information is useful for you. In addition, due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we will do our utmost to keep you informed on any changes in our planning in the foreseeable future. Thank you for your patience and understanding and we wish you every success with your prospective business ventures in Japan!

Kind regards and stay safe,

The EU-Japan Centre's team

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Upcoming webinars in January 2021

Upcoming webinars in January 2021

We have released more information about our upcoming webinars in January and we have also listed a few webinars for your further consideration that took place earlier in November. In case you did not manage to attend live sessions, you can check recordings of previous sessions (NB: the" Export to Japan" webinars are not recorded).

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Save the Date: Webinar on EU-Japan Collaborative Industrial Innovation

Save the Date: Webinar on EU-Japan Collaborative Industrial Innovation

In this webinar, you will be able to learn about concrete cases of such collaborative industrial innovation in particular in the digital, circular economy, and space sectors in which new ideas translated or are going to be translated into valuable products and services;

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Latest Updates November 2020

Latest Updates November 2020

This month we have updated 4 pages with new statistics, charts, further readings and much more! Please find hereafter an overview of electronics sector, robotics, culture and other Japan-related information of your interest:

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EPA - What is the impact of the EPA on trade with Japan?

The 4th Annual Report on the Implementation of the European Union's Trade Agreements in 2019 was released on 12 November 2020 by the European Commission. It is the first one covering Japan since the agreement entered into force on February 2019;

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The EU-Japan EPA Helpdesk

The EU-Japan EPA Helpdesk

The EU-Japan Centre has launched an EPA Helpdesk to support and guide EU SMEs in their search for relevant information.

The "EPA Helpdesk" provides up-to-date information and recommendations on the potential benefits the EU-Japan EPA offers EU SMEs. The helpdesk answers EPA-related queries, organises webinars and publishes information packs each of them composed of a factsheet and practical guide covering a specific topic or sector.

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Partnership Opportunities: Japanese Profiles of the Month

Partnership Opportunities: Japanese Profiles of the Month

Each month on this page we will be introducing profiles of Japanese companies that are looking for EU partners.
EU-Japan SME support & partnership opportunities are provided by the Enterprise Europe Network division of the EU-Japan Centre.

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Special Focus: Electronics

Special Focus: Electronics

This month in the “Special Focus” section, we focus on electronics industry in Japan.
Information on the various related sub-sectors, the latest reports as well as the registration for upcoming webinar on this topic are available on the following links.

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Press review: November 2020

Press review: November 2020

In this section you will find this month's press review, which contains a selection of some of the most interesting Japan-related online articles that have been published over the past month. To read them, please click on the following links:

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