Monthly Archives: July 2013
Moldova issued a commemorative personalized stamp on Mahatma Gandhi on 30 January 2013.A private FDC was also issued.Stamp sheet,stamps and FDC are available at Moldova post office.
An Post and the Port of Cork Company unveiled a new postage stamp collection on 17th July celebrating the Port of Cork and Cork Harbour.The three stamps, designed by Steve Simpson, feature MV Queen Elizabeth berthed at Cobh Cruise Berth, … Continue reading
The new stamp is featuring running sportsmen banded with the national tricolour. The stamp has been created by the painter Tomas Dragunas. The stamp is released in the edition of 80 thousand copies with a nominal value of LTL 1.35. … Continue reading
Celebrating 10 years since the signing of the Basic Political Treaty (2003) on Friendly Relations and Cooperation between Romania and the Russian Federation, Romfilatelia joins the project initiated by the Romanian and Russian Ministries of Foreign Affaires and marks this … Continue reading
By Datta Dharmadhikari These are first flight covers of Sabena Belgian Airlines dated 2-11-1967 from Mumbai to Tehran ( Iran) and Mumbai to Athense (Greece) . The Belgian Airlines is not in existence now.
Isle of Man: £1 stamps to mark Prince George’s birth Isle of Man Post Office is to become the first postal administration to mark the third in line to the throne’s birth as they release a sheetlet of eight £1 … Continue reading
The 13th World Transplant Games was due to kick off in Durban with more than 1,800 athletes from 50 countries set to compete in the largest sporting event for recipients of donor organs.To mark the occasion the South African Post … Continue reading
By Sreejesh Krishnan India Post, Kerala Postal Circle released a special cover (KL-5/203) on 09-07-2013 on the auspicious Golden Jubilee Celebration of Central Tuber Crops Research Institute at Thiruvananthapuram.The Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI), a constituent Institute under the Indian Council … Continue reading
Pakistan Post has issued 3 new stamps in Men of Letters series.This series is dedicated to prominent writers of Pakistan. Mumtaz Mufti Date of Issue: 12 June 2013,Width:44.6 mm,Height:32.3 mm.Denomination:8 Rs,Number in set:18,Perforation:13 C,Printer:Pakistan Security Printing Corporation Karachi Ishfaq Ahmed … Continue reading
Sri Lanka commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda by releasing postage stamps issued by Philatetic Bureau of Sri Lanka. First Day Cover was also ceremonially handed by the postmaster General to his excellency Mahindra Rajapakasa, President of Sri Lanka at the … Continue reading