Category Archives: Stamps

Slovenia will Issue Stamp on Prehistoric Animal

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The stamp, FDI-postmark and FDC are featuring a European   cave Lion(Panthera Leo spelaea).The stamp will be issued on 31st March 2017.

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 UAE  Issued Stamps on International Day of Happiness

Emirates Post Group has issued a set of eight new commemorative stamps to celebrate the International Day of Happiness.The new stamps feature the sun, the UAE flag, a smiling face, family and friends, the sea, the date palm tree, clouds, … Continue reading

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Canada -France Joint Stamp Issue on Wimy Centenary

These stamps will be issued on 8th April 2017 to commemorate the centennial of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. The battle itself, from April 9-12, 1917, is generally regarded as the defining moment in Canada’s emergence as a nation. For … Continue reading

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Means of Transport Through Ages Stamp Issue

India Post has released its mega stamp issue on means of transport on 25th March 2017. This includes  20 stamps,six sheetlets and four miniature sheets. The stamps  were released at Heritage Transport Museum at Tawdoo near Delhi. The series of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Finland

Sound of Silence The Calm and tranquil stamps depict Finnish nature in different seasons and are suitable for international postcards and light letters. The sheet designed by Stiina Hovi contains fifteen international no-value indicator stamps. Issue Date: 24.02.2017 Designer: Stiina Hovi Colours: 4 … Continue reading

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The Netherlands Issued  Silver Stamp on Johan Cruyff

The stamp was released on 24th March 2017. Part of the sales of this special stamp will be going to the Johan Cruyff Foundation, which provides opportunities for children, especially children with disabilities, to be active in sports and play. Issue Date: 24.03.2017

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Tunisia Issued Stamps on Internet Activist

By  Mariam Nabbout March 13 is a National day for internet freedom in Tunisia.After the fall of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali’s regime in 2011, the day was initiated in 2012 by then-president Moncef Marzouki in honor of cyber dissident … Continue reading

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Singapore Issued Stamps on National Service

A new set of stamps that commemorates 50 years of national service (NS) here released on 14th March 2017. The NS50 stamp set celebrates key milestones of NS since its introduction in 1967.They include the passing of the NS Bill … Continue reading

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China Issued Stamps on Seasons

China has issued a set of four stamps titled Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, priced at 5.4 yuan (78 US cents), on 20th March 2017.Designed by established artist Feng Yuan, each stamp portrays a landscape and speaks to a philosophy … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Faroe Islands

Natural Dye The colour samples on the stamps are: Smæra – White Clover (Trifolium repens), which give pale yellow hues. Klokkulyngur – Bell Heather (Erica cinerea), which gives light green hues. Korki – Ochrolechia (Ochrolechia tartarea), a lichen that grows on rocks and … Continue reading

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