Venue: Savoy Place, The Institution of Engineering and Technology2 Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL
Organised by: JETRO, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (METI), UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)
Supported by: The Japan Society, Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the UK, Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), Confederation of British Industries (CBI), British Chambers of Commerce (BCC)
Main Theme: Japan, as a base for high value creation
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) are organizing Invest Japan Symposium 2008 in London on 14th November, 2008 to highlight investment opportunities in the Japanese market and to promote further business activities between Japan and the UK.
The Japanese government is active in promoting foreign direct investment into Japan by setting a target to make the stock value of FDI reach around 5% of the GDP by the end of 2010. There is no doubt that East Asia will thrive as the driving force of the global economy in the years to come and in order to present Japan as the strategic base to the region.