Stamps to Mark Singapore\’s 48th Year of Independence

\"singaporeA set of five commemorative postal stamps released on 5 August 2013 to mark Singapore\’s 48th year of independence. Singapore Post said the stamps are showcasing examples of what Singaporeans have shared, overcome and achieved together. This series is the first of three special stamp sets that SingPost is launching in as many years in the lead up to Singapore\’s golden jubilee in 2015.The subjects featured in this year\’s series include \”Beating SARS Together\”, \”Cleaning and Greening Our City\”, \”Conquering Our Water Challenges\” and \”Living Together in Harmony\”.And for the first time, the stamps will also be featured as \’Cinderella stamps\’ – which are stamps without postage value – in the National Day Parade (NDP) souvenir book titled \”Our Storybook\”.¬†The book is included as part of the fun pack for participants at the NDP.

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