Japan Post to sell commemorative stamps for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

National Feb 3, 2019

Japan Post to sell commemorative stamps for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Japan Post Co. will release commemorative stamps for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics on March 12. The ¥82 stamps featuring the Olympic mascot Miraitowa, the Paralympic character Someity and an image of the new National Stadium, will be available until May 13 at post ...

Time-honored passport stamp vanishing in name of digital convenience

National Apr 29, 2018

Time-honored passport stamp vanishing in name of digital convenience

As electronic entry procedures usher arriving passengers more quickly through immigration control at airports around the world, one of the casualties of progress is the time-honored passport stamp. While many travelers welcome the improved efficiency, those who regard passport stamps as souvenirs of their travels ...