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Sep 03 2019

Secretary General's Highlights of the Week (Sept. 3)

Firstly this week I am delighted to welcome Atsushi Hirayama to our team. Atsushi joins us with a wealth of experience in the Securities Sector having worked for the last 20 years at Mizuho Securities. Prior to that he worked at Mitsui Trust and Banking and Japan Bankers Trust. His work at Mizuho...
Aug 29 2019

Secretary General's Highlights of the Week

I hope you managed to take some time out to rest from the August Tokyo heat and humidity. It seems that from mid-September onwards the weather may start to be kinder. Three articles to highlight this week. On Workstyle Reform ; Workations' offer overworked Japanese a way out of the office. McKinsey...
Aug 06 2019

Secretary General's Highlights of the Week (Aug. 6)

The dearth of AI skills in Japan is a frequently discussed topic these days. The government is doing its part to create an AI talent pool. However, some Japanese companies are taking the issue into their own hands. Daikin develops its own AI Talent Pool (courtesy of Reuters). Please note we will...
Apr 26 2019

10-day Golden Week Holiday Announcement

Notice In observance of the end of the Heisei era and the celebration of the New Emperor’s Accession to the Throne, IBA Japan will be closed throughout the extraordinary 10-day Golden Week Holiday, from Saturday 27th of April until Tuesday 7th of May . For your understanding, thank you. IBA Japan