Sakura scholarships

JTI and Embassy of Japan award Sakura Scholarships

For the eighth year in a row JTI and the Embassy of Japan have awarded five Sakura scholarships to students and researchers from Serbia...

JTI one of the top employers in Serbia

For the fourth consecutive year, Japan Tobacco International (JTI) company officially received the Certificate from the Top Employers Institute for Exceptional Terms that provides...
Goran Pekez, Corporate Affairs and Communications Director, JTI

Goran Pekez, Corporate Affairs and Communications Director, JTI

Joint Efforts To Curb The Grey Economy

By investing in a new production line, we continue to invest in Serbia, which clearly shows our determination to continue with growth, development and employment. We encourage the efforts of the state to curb the grey economy and to raise citizens' awareness of the importance of paying taxes

2nd KAIZEN Congress

The road to growth leads through Japanese companies

The path from the cat to the tiger leads through the Japanese companies in Serbia. This is a message from the second Kaizen™ congress...

Vučić And JTI Chairman On Extending The Cooperation To New Areas

President of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić hosted today the delegation of Japan Tobacco International (JTI), led by Chairman of the Japan Tobacco Group Yasutake Tango, and expressed his gratitude for launching the new production line in Senta factory
JTI Invested $7 Million In Production In Senta

JTI Invested $7 Million In Production In Senta

The largest Japanese investor in Serbia, Japan Tobacco International (JTI) launched a new production line in the factory in Senta as part of investment cycle worth 7 million dollars.
Goran Pekez Japanese Business Alliance Adriatic Region At JTl a.d. Senta

Goran Pekez, President, Japanese Business Alliance In Serbia & Corporate Affairs And Communications Director, Adriatic Region At JTl a.d. Senta

Public Sector Reforms Should Be Faster

This year’s Kopaonik Business Forum was one of the most successful gatherings to date. Some very good conclusions were drawn related to fiscal consolidation, sustainable growth and the macroeconomic conditions in the country
Sakura Scholarships Awarded Junichi Maruyama

Sakura Scholarships Awarded

Japan Tobacco International and the Embassy of Japan have launched Sakura scholarships to encourage students and researchers in Serbia to explore Japan.

When Japanese Play “Mesečina”And “Ajde Jano”

Members of the Japanese band "JapaLkan" famous for Balkan music and performance of music from this region, will hold their first concert in Belgrade...
Azhaiyp Kozhakhmetov, Operations Director, JT International A.D. (JSC) Senta

Azhaiyp Kozhakhmetov, Operations Director, JT International A.D. (JSC) Senta

Fusion Of Business And Philosophy

“We owe our success, among other things, to the applying of the Kaizen business philosophy in our work, which is a specific way of thinking that encourages the creativity of employees, contributing to continuous progress,” explains Azhaiyp Kozhakhmetov, Operations Director at JT International a.d. Senta

Mercata & JTI Sign Exclusive Six-Year Contract

The partnership further strengthens the position of Mercata on the domestic distribution market, both in the tobacco products and FMCG segments, as well as contributing to the future development of JTI’s operations in Serbia

JTI Serbia Certified as One of The Top Employers Europe 2017

Top Employers Europe and Top Employer Serbia certificates for 2017 by the Top Employers Institute headquartered in Netherlands

H.E. Juichi Takahara, Ambassador Of Japan

Cooperation Based On Strong Cultural Ties

Although Yazaki is only the third Japanese company to invest in Serbia, the two countries cooperate closely on the international scene when it comes to topics that are of common interest, in the fields of culture, scientific interchange and tourism. Given the reform processes in Serbia, both sides are looking forward to more vigorous trade exchanges and investment activity

Didier Elena, Vice President And General Manager At Japan Tobacco International For The Western Balkans

Serbia Is A Valuable Investment Choice

JTI has tripled its market share in ten years, becoming one of Serbia’s key taxpayers and a valued employer that directly employs 300 people and cooperates with farmers, providing a living for 1,000 people in Vojvodina

Yoshifumi Kanno, First Secretary At The Embassy Of Japan

Japan Sees Serbia As A True Friend

Japan has recognised Serbia’s need for support every time that it has faced difficult times, such as during the 2014 floods and the ongoing struggle to accommodate migrants. Moreover, the mutual friendship between two countries has been confirmed many times and in different areas of cooperation

Goran Pekez, President Of The Japanese Business Club And Corporate Affairs And Communication Director At Japan Tobacco International For The Western Balkans:

Better Business Climate Will Benefit Society

The companies gathered together in the Japanese Business Club want to support the Serbian Government in its efforts to provide the private sector with the best possible business conditions. This will benefit both the State and the citizens, as higher employment will bring a better standard of living

2016/2017 Sakura Scholarship Winners

Japan as an endless source of inspiration
Vladimir Tipsarević

Vladimir Tipsarević, Vice-president of Fair Competition Alliance and Corporate Affairs Manager, JTI

Success Will Depend On Government Decisiveness

As a socially responsible company, JTI was involved in drafting and implementing the National Programme for Countering the Shadow Economy, which is focusing in particular on improving inspection work