Category Archives: World

India –Canada Joint Issue will be Released in September

In celebration of Canada’s 150th Anniversary, Canada Post and India Post also agreed to produce a first-ever joint stamp issue to mark Diwali, the Festival of Lights. The joint issue will be available to the public in September of this year. Canada Post President and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Aromatic Plants Frankincense-A genus (Boswellia) of the Burseraceae family that includes a number of tree and bush species from which the resin used for the incense called frankincense is derived. The resin is collected in containers after puncturing the bark … Continue reading

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UNPA:2017 Flag Series Stamps

Originally launched in 1980, the Flag Series was created to honour the Member States of the United Nations. On 3 February 2017, UNPA will issue two sheets of 16 stamps consisting of eight new flag stamps. All of the flags … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Aland

Beach Finds : Floats The stamps shows cork floats. Issue Date: 02.02.2017 Designer: Tiina Tahvanainen Printer: Cartor Security Printing Sailing Ships The stamp depicting the barque Mariehamn is part of the sailing ship series that includes the stamps featuring the schooner Leo, the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovenia

Carlo Martinuzzi: Renovation of the Magistrat Carlo Martinuzzi was the leading architect in Carniola in the early eighteenth century and from 1710 onwards held the post of Landesbaumeister. His most important works in Ljubljana, besides the Magistrat, are the great … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on  Château du Pailly

The Château du Pailly is considered to be the most prestigious example of Renaissance architecture in Champagne-Ardenne. On the stamp, on the right, the engraver represented the North West façade with the dungeon and moats. On the left, an original … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belgium

60 Years of Gaston Lagaffe Issue Date: 30.01.2017 Designer: André Franquin/Myriam Voz Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 176 mm x 166 mm Values: € 7,40 Hope Springs Eternal Issue Date: 30.01.2017 Designer: Lieve Blancquaert/Myriam Voz Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 108 mm x 280 mm … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamp on 500 Years of Reformation

Issue Date: 24.01.2017 Designer: Dave Gruber Illustrator: Alfred Gugerell Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B. V. Process: Offset Size: 50 x 31,8mm Values: €0.68

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Alderney  Issued MS and Stamps on Burhou Map

Gifted architect Addison Roger Warren, known as Roger among family and friends, arrived on Alderney in the Bailiwick of Guernsey in 1956 with his wife and two young daughters. His talent and foresight would see him help to influence the … Continue reading

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IOM Issued First set of  Self Adhesive Stamps

Isle of Man has issued first time self-adhesive stamps ‘The Triskelion Definitives’. The first edition of pictorial stamps feature four highly attractive designs based on the Island’s national emblem, the Three Legs of Man. The four images show the three … Continue reading

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