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Israel: Festivals Stamp Issue

This years’ Festival stamps focus on three evening customs: the recitation of Selicot prayers in the evenings before Yom Kippur; on the eve after the end of Yom Kippur the building of the Sukkah (temporary structure to remind us of the … Continue reading

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New Postmarks from Korea

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Singapore-Indonesia Joint Stamp Issue

Singapore and Indonesia have launched a commemorative stamp set to mark 50 years of bilateral ties on 7th September 2017.). “The joint issue by SingPost and Pos Indonesia features coral reefs of both countries, as the myriad interdependencies within these … Continue reading

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Malaysia Issued Stamp on Yang di-Pertuan Agong

Malaysia issued a stamps to commemorate the official birthday of the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V on 11th September 2017. This is the third series that Pos Malaysia has issued, which includes all the 15 Yang di-Pertuan Agongs.”The … Continue reading

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Japan will Issue Stamps on 10th Anniversary of Hastune Miku

The stamps will be released on 31st August 2017 from Hokkaido Post office.Stamps  featuring the internationally famous vocaloid character Hatsune Miku. The post office has released stamp sets using the “Snow Miku” arts every year, but this is the first time … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamp on 50 Years of ASEAN

The ASEAN Post, composed of member states postal administrations’ of Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and the Philippines proudly releases the first omnibus joint stamp issue featuring the national flowers of each countries to commemorate the 50th … Continue reading

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Korea Issued Stamps on 100 Days in Office of President

Korea has issued a set of stamps to mark 100 days in office of the  President Moon Jae-in on 17th August 2017. Five million stamps issued, with prices from 330 won to 23,000 won depending on size. “The stamps were … Continue reading

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Thailand Issued Stamps on Hello Kitty

Hello Kitty puts on a Thai-flag ribbon on her head and rides a Tuk Tuk to explore Wat Phra Kaew and Democracy Monument for the first time in Thai postage stamps.For the first time on Thai postage stamps, the Sanrio … Continue reading

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Hongkong Handover Stamp Issue

Hongkong released  a set of four commemorative stamps to mark the 20th anniversary of the Hong Kong handover. It is also issuing a set of China Post stamps. The “China Post-Hongkong Post joint issue is the second such issue in … Continue reading

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Thailand Issued Stamp on HRH Princess Chulabhorn Valayalaksana

Thailand has issued a commemorative stamp marking the 60th birthday of HRH Princess Chulabhorn Valayalaksana on 4th July 2017.The princess, the youngest child of HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej and HM Queen Sirikit, turns 60 on July 4. The stamp … Continue reading

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