Starting Business in Japan | YouTube instruction

Kawasaki One-stop Business Startup Center (One-stop Kawasaki) has released a video on YouTube about the basics of starting a business in Japan. (Thanks to Mr. Julio César Márquez for the narration.)

Please take a look at it to get a ballpark idea about business startups in Japan.

If you have any question, please contact from the contact form of One-stop Kawasaki.

Year End Seminar and Party 2019

“Year End Seminar and Party” of One-stop Business Startup in Kawasaki (Japan) was held on December 19th 2019.
The special seminar was about “Permanent Residence and Side Businesses” in Japan. After the seminar, we could have very good information exchanges along with some foods and drinks.

We will be holding such events on a regular basis. Looking forward to see you on another occasion.

Mr. Maeda (Tax Accountant)
Ms. Kamioka (Social Insurance Agent)
Mr. Takenaka and Mr. Kaminaga (Administrative Scrivener)

Seminar “Let’s start business in Japan”

Date: 24th May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 15:00 – 17:00

Address: 66-20 Horikawacho, Saiwaiku, Kawasaki city, Kanagawa

This seminar will be held mainly for foreign people living in Japan. People such as entrepreneurs, workers and students are welcomed.

English speaking experts will provide brief information about each area regarding the business startup in Japan.

  • Business Plan
  • Visa
  • Company Registration
  • Tax
  • Social Insurance
  • Real Estate (Office rents)
  • Etc.

The participants will be able to get the overall image of business startup (起業) in Japan.

Also, it will be a very valuable opportunity to have a network with English speaking experts all at once.

Registration for Participation

Seminar and Networking Event for Business Managers in Japan (2018 Oct 19)

Kawasaki One-stop Business Startup Center is holding a Seminar and Networking Event for Business Managers in Japan. The seminar is about basic knowledge about taxation and visa for business startups in Japan. The lecture will be performed in English.

DATE: October 19, 2018 (Friday)
TIME: 18:45 – 20:45 (Doors open at 18:30)
PLACE: Sumikawa Law Office (Kawasaki City)
FEE: 5,000yen per person(Food and Drink included)

18:30 Doors Open
18:45 Tax/Visa Seminar
– Basic Knowledge about Taxation and Visa for Business Startup in Japan

Tax Accountant
– Mr. Shoichi Maeda
Administrative Scrivener
– Ms. Yumiko Kasama
– Mr. Yoshihisa Takenaka
– Mr. Ritsuya Kaminaga

19:30 Networking Party
– Networking with English speaking experts (attorney, registration lawyer, visa lawyer, tax accountant, business consultant, social insurance consultant)

Kawasaki City is between Tokyo and Yokohama. Kawasaki station is 10 to 20 minutes by train from Tokyo Station or Yokohama Station.

2017 Year-end Party (12th December) Business Networking

We are holding the Year-end Party (Business Networking) on 12th December 2017, at the Kawasaki Chamber of Commerce and Industry. See the flyer for information.

DATE: December 12, 2017 (Tuesday)
TIME: 18:15~20:15 (open at 18:00)
PLACE: The Kawasaki Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Address and Map: Ekimae Honcho 11-2, Kawasaki-ku, Kasasaki city
Kawasaki Frontier Bldg. 2F, No. 5 conference room
FEE: 5,000yen (Food and Drink included)

Our goal is to thrust business startups of foreign citizens in Kawasaki, but we also would like to make a good network with English speaking business people who take active parts in businesses between Tokyo and Yokohama area.

The members of our group are English speaking experts (attorney, registration lawyer, visa lawyer, tax accountant, business consultant, social insurance consultant, etc.). So, in addition with creating a good English speaking business network around this area,  you can also have a short consultation at the party about your business.

Flyer – English

Flyer – Japanese



Startup of the One-stop Business Start-up project

On 28th March 2017, at Kawasaki Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), the briefing session was held about the startup of the new workshop by professionals who support foreigners to start business in Kawasaki area (Gaikokujin Sogyo Shien Kenkyukai).

This website is run by the members of thes workshop.

We’ll be able to provide the actual supporting services by the end of June 2017, and we all are looking forward to meet the magnificent business people who are planning to extend their business to Japan.