The world-renowned Japanese Wagyu beef presented at SIHRE

JBBA provides support for authentic high-quality Japanese Wagyu beef to step in the Bulgarian market. Within the set of activities, supported by the Embassy of Japan and H. E. Hiroshi Narahira, Ambassador of Japan to Bulgaria, the world-renowned Wagyu beef was presented at the SIHRE professional HoReCa exhibition. The presentation involved the European trader of …

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JBBA supports STREICH, an exhibition by renowned artist Todor Todorov

JBBA was among the partners of STREICH, the jubilee exhibition of the renowned sculpture artist Todor Todorov. The exhibition was organised by The Bulgarian Union of Artists and AMATERAS Foundation that has maintained for many years a strong link with Japanese culture in Bulgaria. STREICH was part of Sofia Paper Art Fest 2021 and can …

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Performance of the National Theater Ivan Vazov will be part of the Shizuoka International Theater Festival, Japan

The National Theater received an invitation to participate in the festival in Japan with “Caligula” by Albert Camus, directed by Diana Dobreva. The performance will be presented to the Japanese audience on April 29th and 30th this year. Since its founding in 1995, the festival is one of the most important theater events with international participation, whose …

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New services from Tokuda Bank to ensure higher security of card payments

Confirmation of online payments with biometric data Tokuda Bank implements a new service for biometric authentication through a smart device to ensure higher security of online payments. With this new service every holder of a credit and/or debit card, issued by Tokuda Bank, will be able to confirm online transactions without the need to memorize …

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Yazaki Bulgaria – a socially responsible company that put quality first

On August 4, Yazaki Bulgaria, Yambol received the Q1 award from Ford. This high status is awarded only to those companies that fully meet Ford’s quality standards in terms not only of products, but also of all the company’s business processes: production, document management,  logistics,  environmental protection, the level of service provided. Meeting Q1 requirements …

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Unique opportunity for the Bulgarian public to listen to lectures on Zen philosophy and Japanese Gardens by Mr. Shunmyo Masuno

Thousands of Bulgarians had the unique chance to listen to online lectures on Zen and Japanese Gardens by one of the most prominent Japanese Zen monks, Mr. Shunmyo Masuno. Masuno sensei spent a lot of time with the Bulgarian online audience in Zoom and on YouTube to talk about Zen Tips for a Quieter Life on …

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Vladislav Mihov, chairman of JBBA Managing Board interviewed for The Week programme of Darik radio

On 20 November 2021  the chairman of the managing board of JBBA, Vladislav Mihov, had the honour to be among the guests of The Week programme of Darik Radio, hosted by Konstantin Vulkov. The entire interview, where he talks about his work in the association, in JTI Bulgaria and about what is typical for the Japanese ways of doing …

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Astellas Bulgaria and the gymnasts from the national team in support of organ donation

The world champions in aesthetic group gymnastics for 2021 received ribbons in the color of the global campaign of Astellas in support of organ donation The world champions in aesthetic group gymnastics for 2021 received recognition for their advocacy in support of donation and transplants in Bulgaria. This year, the gymnasts of coach Kristina Tasheva …

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Man, on the spot – prostate cancer information campaign organized by Astellas Bulgaria

For the fifth year in a row, Astellas Bulgaria celebrates the World Month for Prevention of Men’s Health – November, with an information campaign “Together against prostate cancer”. In 2021, the initiative took place under the motto “Man on the spot”. Its aim is to raise public awareness about prostate cancer and the possibilities for …

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Takeda has provided Bulgarian patients with 10 innovative therapies in 4 years

Todor Kesimov graduated from Regent’s Business School London in 2007. He joined the biopharmaceutical company Takeda in 2012 as a Business Controller for Bulgaria and a year later became the Head of Finance and Logistics for Romania and Bulgaria. In the period 2017-2018 he was in charge of Takeda’s Finance Department for the Balkan Region. …

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JAMBA Career Hub officially open, JTI among the supporters of the project

The first in Bulgaria career center for people with disabilities – JAMBA Career Hub is now officially open. The project aims to support the career development of people with disabilities and help them get better placed on the labour market through various activities. The JBBA member JTI is among the supporters of the project with …

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JBBA among the organizers of an online lecture by Mr. Masahiko Uotani, President and CEO of Shiseido Co., Ltd.

On 13 October the Bulgarian business and academia audience, as well as anyone interested, had the chance to virtually meet the CEO of Shiseido Mr. Masahiko Uotani and have a discussion with him. The online event was organized by the Embassy of Japan in Bulgaria, the University for National and World Economy and Japan-Bulgaria Business …

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Tokuda Bank offers all types of pension insurance products of Doverie Pension Fund

Starting October 6th, 2021 Tokuda Bank offers all types of pension insurance products of Doverie Pension Insurance Company, which include mandatory supplementary pension insurance and voluntary supplementary pension insurance. Tokuda Bank provides the opportunity to all insured individuals (Bulgarian citizens) who have chosen to transfer the accumulated contributions in their individual accounts with General, Professional …

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MYTHOS EXPANSION FOR A TOTAL WAR SAGA: TROY BY CREATIVE ASSEMBLY SOFIA IS OUT NOW

SEGA® Europe Ltd. and Creative Assembly ™ Ltd announced the release of the MYTHOS expansion pack for A Total War Saga: TROY, developed by Creative Assembly Sofia. MYTHOS allows players to embrace the legends of Ancient Greece and experience the Trojan War in all its mythological glory.Watch the release trailer here. Embrace the legends of …

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President Rumen Radev met with the management board of JBBA

The President of the Republic of Bulgaria invited the members of the management board of JBBA, as well as the Ambassador of Japan to Bulgaria – H. E. Hiroshi Narahira, to a meeting on “Dondukov 2” to learn more about the activities and development plans of the association. The head of state noted the consistent …

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JBBA signed a partnership agreement with University of National and World Economy

On July 2nd , in the building of the University of National and World Economy (UNWE) the Rector, Prof. Dr. Dimitar Dimitrov and Mr. Vladislav Mihov, Chairman of the Board of the Japan-Bulgaria Business Association (JBBA) signed a partnership agreement. The agreement covers bilateral cooperation in conducting analyzes and studies of the business environment in …

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Takeda supported the renovation of the Japanese garden in Sofia Zoo Park

13 years after the creation of the Japanese garden in Sofia Zoo Park, it was renovated and officially opened on 15 June 2021. The garden was initially made in the period 2006-2008 by the Japanese landscape architect Suemaco Toro who made the garden by himself with his own resources. It is the only public Japanese …

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Astellas Bulgaria wins 3rd Place on Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum’s (BBLF) Annual Responsible Business Awards

Astellas Bulgaria was awarded 3rd place in the category Best Social Policy for small and medium sized enterprise with Disease awareness campaign in support of organ donation- “Gift of Life” This year’s awards were presented at an official ceremony gala on 10 June 2021 in Sofia. The Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum’s (BBLF) Annual Responsible Business …

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Japan-Bulgarian Business Association and the Faculty of Economics of Sofia University with a joint event on Business Ethics and Responsibility

Japan-Bulgarian Business Association and the Faculty of Economics of Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, organized their first joint event with the kind support of the Embassy of Japan in Bulgaria. The event took place on June 8th at the Aula Magna Hall of Sofia University, where Professor Hiroo Takahashi of Soka University in Tokyo, Japan …

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