We are an organization founded for the promotion of business and economic growth in Hawaii based upon the principle, “Members Supporting Members.”

The organization provides leadership and programs which promote membership interaction, resulting in growth and the continuation of its legacy.

We continue creating opportunities since 1900 to promote fostering friendships, connecting “B2B” (business-to-business), and mālama ka ‘āina (‘caring for the land’).

We are part of an alliance made up of the Chinese, Filipino, Japanese and Korean Chambers.  Every calendar quarter, we have agreed to host a networking event and each is allowed to sign-up 25 members.  The Korean Chamber hosted this recent event at the Halekulani Hau Terrace.  It was a fantastic setting with clear blue […]

For our April Board of Directors meeting, the BOD had the chance to listen to JAXA astronaut Akihiko “Aki”  Hoshide! Aki brought a video show what life is like in space and the International Space Station (ISS). This was made possible by Claude Onizuka, brother of Challenger astronaut Ellison Onizuka   Born in Tokyo, Aki was […]

A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who came out to support our 42nd Annual Samurai Classic Golf Tournament!
It was another sold-out year with great food, fun and fellowship!
68 teams of 204 golfers and 50+ volunteers gathered for this year’s tournament held on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at the Pearl Country Club.

On Thursday, April 11, 2019, over thirty Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce (HJCC) members attended the “Executive Forum Series – Leaders Growing Leaders –“ event featuring Russell Hata, Chairman & CEO of Y. Hata & Co. Limited.

President & CEO Wayne Ishihara was recently visited by former Japanese Ambassador to the Republic of Lithuania, Toyoei Shigeeda (next to Mikoshi) who led a delegation from Hojo-Seiansho Co. to discuss opportunities for their bean jam products with Chef Alan Wong (next to Mikoshi) and Takao Hasegawa, Director, General Manager, Sales Department (next to Alan […]

We are an organization founded for the promotion of business and economic growth in Hawaii based upon the principle, “Members Supporting Members.”

The organization provides leadership and programs which promote membership interaction, resulting in growth and the continuation of its legacy.

We continue creating opportunities since 1900 to promote fostering friendships, connecting “B2B” (business-to-business), and mālama ka ‘āina (‘caring for the land’).