The ACCJ Journal


Staff writer for the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan's magazine, the ACCJ Journal. This included numerous event reviews, features on food and drink, politics, real estate, education, technology, agriculture, finance and business.


Business and Politics

The Big First Step?

An exploration of Theresa May’s Industrial strategy and the effects it may have on business in both Japan and UK.

Deeper Insight

Coverage of the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the cities of London and Tokyo, designed to strengthen the bilateral relationship in the financial services sector.

Our 2018 Crystal Ball

Looking ahead to 2018, we speak to heads of sectors to find out what they think is in store for the coming year and what trends they have seen over the previous year.

UK-Japan business forum

Coverage of the forum, with multiple notable speakers including Prime Minister Theresa May, Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox, and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

World Wide Praise

Sir Timothy Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web speaks at Keio University, and is awarded the degree of Doctor of Media and Governance, honoris causa. He speaks about the decentralisation of the web and the issues of privacy and security.

Envoys for Life

Coverage of the ceremony marking 30 years of the Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme.

Maxine Cheyney