Bahrain Issued Stamps to Mark Oil Discovery

\"\"A set of four postage stamps has been issued to mark 80 years since the discovery of oil in Bahrain.The stamps, designed through co-operation between Bapco and the Transportation Ministry, reflect the key role of the oil and gas sector in fostering the economic growth of Bahrain and strengthening the foundation of its Economic Vision 2030.\”It was a dream for Bahrain which then turned into a historic milestone, the flow of oil in 1932 from the first well in Bahrain and the entire Gulf region,\” said a Bapco spokesman .The stamps are in denominations of 100, 150, 200 and 250 fils and available at all post offices.

Related Posts with Thumbnails
This entry was posted in Asian Philately, New Stamps, News, Themes, World and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *