Category Archives: New Stamps

Macau Issued Stamps on Dolphins

By  Wolfgang Beyer

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Armenia Issued Stamp on Insurance Foundation for Servicemen

Issue Date:18.09.2017 Designer:Vahagn Mkrtchyan, Vahe Muradyan Printer:Cartor, France Process:Offset Size:40,0 x 30,0 mm

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Hungary Issued Stamp on Tercentenary of Budapest’s Piarist Secondary School

The Piarist Secondary School in Budapest was founded 300 years ago, but the foundation of the Piarist order, providing the intellectual roots, goes back further than that. Its founder was Saint Joseph Calasanz (original Spanish name: José Calasanz), who founded … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from Greenland

Environment in Greenland  Issue Date:27.10.2017 TAAF – Joint Issue Issue Date:27.10.2017 Christmas 2017 Issue Date:27.10.2017

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New Stamps from Spain

Portugalete Tide Gauge At the end of the pier of Churruca was installed in 1883 a nautical instrument that serves to measure the depth of the channel. Record changes in tides. This apparatus had a great importance since it facilitated … Continue reading

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UAE Issued Stamps on Year of Sustainable Development

Emirates Post Group has issued a set of commemorative stamps for tourist landmarks in UAE for the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development (2017) in cooperation with World Tourism Organisation and Universal Postal Union. Abdullah Mohammad Al Ashram, acting … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

100 Years Serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing After studying in Denmark, teacher Jacobine Rye founded in 1917 an association for the deaf in Christiania. Tunghørtes Vel, later Norges Hørselvern, is today known as Hørselshemmedes Landsforbund (the National Federation … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Netherlands

Children’s Welfare The Children’s Welfare Stamps 2017 feature the whole family from Jan, Jans en de kinderen, sitting at the table. One or two of the characters from the comic strip feature on each of the six stamps: Jan (Jack) … Continue reading

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Israel – Russia Joint Issue

Christian tradition calls the village of Ein Karem, located to the west of Jerusalem, the “City of Judea”. The Virgin Mary visited Ein Karem while carrying her unborn child Jesus and according to the New Testament, she met her cousin … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Guernsey

70th Wedding Anniversary of The Queen and Prince Philip On the 20th November 2017, Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary marking a milestone 70 years of marriage. They have … Continue reading

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