Belgium-luxembourg Market Council (FY2011)
Seminar on the Promotion of Luxembourg's Trade to Japan (May 2011)
On the occasion of a visit to Japan by a trade and investment mission from Luxembourg led by Crown Prince Guillaume, IIST, in cooperation with the Embassy of Luxembourg in Japan and the Tokyo Trade and Investment Office of Luxembourg's Ministry of the Economy and Foreign Trade, held an investment promotion seminar with the objective of strengthening economic exchange between Japan and Luxembourg.
In the seminar, the theme of which was "European business centering on Luxembourg," following an opening address by Crown Prince Guillaume, there was an introduction to the business environment in Luxembourg and its attractions as a European hub for global enterprises, including an explanation of Luxembourg's tax system and examples of successful companies. The seminar was attended by 118 people, many more than had been expected. Excerpts were later carried in the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun newspaper.
General Affairs Dept.