News Archive - December 2019
You are invited to join us at our Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce’s 75th Annual Shinnen Enkai on January 24, 2020 which also kicks-off our 120th anniversary of the HJCC.
Hundreds of dignitaries from around the world gathered at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan on October 22, 2019 for a ritual-bound, centuries-old ceremony called the “Sokuirei Seiden no Gi” as Japan’s Emperor Naruhito officially proclaimed his enthronement. Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce Past Chair Christine Kubota was nominated along with Governor David Ige by […]
Jon Tsukamoto (Chair of the Board, HJCC) and Wayne Ishihara (President & CEO, HJCC) welcomed a courtesy visit by Hideo Yoshida (Mayor, City of Miura) and Sugizaki Hironori (Economic Department of Miura City, Service Development Section) with HJCC member Rika Hirata (Chair, Japan Business Relations). The Mayor is visiting Honolulu to hopefully re-establish a Sister […]
The HJCC joined the Honolulu Japanese Junior Chamber of Commerce (HJJCC) for their annual toy drive this year to support Toys for Tots. HJCC members, HJJCC members, and guests gathered at Hukilau Honolulu with toys in hand for the 2019 Jingle & Mingle event where they enjoyed a fun night of networking with holiday-themed games […]
On Thursday, November 21, 2019 HJCC members and guests gathered at Flora-Dec Sales, Inc. for a fun night of networking and crafting! Attendees created their very own table top Christmas trees and decorated them with hand-made ornaments. Mahalo to HJCC members Sidney Hamada and Lyle Takeuchi, instructor Kathleen Yoshinaga, and the entire staff at Flora-Dec […]