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50th anniversary of Bahrain Defence Force Commemorated on Stamps

On the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF), the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication (MTT)’s Bahrain Post in cooperation with Bahrain Defense Force produced a set of four commemorative stamps and one souvenir sheet crowned with … Continue reading

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February 2018 Stamp Issues of Israel

50 Years of Yotvata Hai-Bar A public association called Hai-Bar was founded in the 1960’s under the patronage of the Nature Parks Authority and managed by Avraham Yaffe and Uri Tson The association’s objective was to restore wildlife species which … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog

Kyrgyzstan The stamp represents a Dog on the background of the starry sky and the constellation of Canis Major. Date of Issue: 30 January 2018 Slovenia Date of Issue: 26 January 2018 Bhutan Isle of Man Date of Issue: 8 February 2018 Kazakhstan Date … Continue reading

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UAE Issued Stamps on Dubai Police

The Emirates Post Group issued commemorative stamp showing the corporate identity of Dubai Police on.The issue includes two Dh3 stamps, with different designs, issued in a sheet of 40 mm by 40 mm of 16 stamps.A souvenir sheet has also … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Dr Talimeren Ao: The First Captain of the Indian Football Team

By Sharda Ugra India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Dr.Talimeren Ao on 28th January 2018.For a very long time, he has only been a quiz question – name the first captain of the Indian football team. Quiz geeks … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from China

Paper Cutting Art of North China China Post issued a set of four postage stamps on 24th January 2018 showing various styles of paper cutting from northern China. Each bears a face price of 1.2 yuan (18.7 U.S. cents). (Photo … Continue reading

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India Post Issued 11 Stamps on ASEAN India Commemorative Summit 2018

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi with the ASEAN Heads of State/Governments and ASEAN Secretary General on the occasion of the release of postal stamps to commemorate silver jubilee of India and ASEAN partnership, at the ASEAN India Commemorative Summit, … Continue reading

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India-Vietnam Joint Stamp Issue

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post has issued India-Vietnam Joint stamp issue on 25th January 2018.Stamps depicts Sanchi Stupa and Pho Minh Pagoda. Sanchi Stupa:The Great Stupa at Sanchi is one of the most important Buddhist monuments reflecting gem of … Continue reading

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Malaysia Issued Stamps on Working Dogs

Malaysia issued a set of stamps on working dogs on 18th January 2018 .Name of the stamp issue is “Animals with Various Special Roles – Working Dogs”.The stamp collection displays a sketch of a firefighter and a Border Collie, a policeman … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Issued New Definitive Stamps

Hong Kong has issued three new definitive stamps with new values of $2.60, $3.40 and $4.90 on 1st  January 2018. These new stamps are defined by the original designs of the 2014 Definitive Stamps that feature unique geo-attractions of the … Continue reading

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