Hongkong:New Heartwarming Stamps

\"hongkongHongkong issued panes on 25th April as \”Heartwarming Stamps\” to commemorate Hongkong Post\’s participation in Australia 2013 World Stamp Expo.

Under the auspices of the Federation Internationale de Philatelie (FIP), the six-day Expo will be held in Melbourne, Australia, to mark the centenary of the 1913 Kangaroo and Map Stamp – Australia\’s first national postage stamp. Featuring the largest philatelic collection on show in Australia since 2005, the exhibition will involve philatelists, stamp collectors and postal authorities from more than 30 countries and will also showcase innovations in stamp design and production. The event offers Hongkong Post an excellent opportunity to introduce stamps from Hong Kong to stamp-lovers overseas, with the aim of promoting philately as a universally enjoyed pastime.

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