Is the Culture of Seals in Japan About to Be Abolished?

Will Covid-19 force Japan to throw away a century-long tradition?

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Why Hanko?

Covid-19 and Hanko

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Screenshot of the government’s website on 4/29 a.m JST. From left to right: Shinjuku, Shibuya, Yokohama, Kawasaki areas

“Just to complete my work, how many thousands of times — no, hundreds of thousands of times — have I had to press my hanko on papers?”

Why not Hanko?

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