Tag Archives: asian philately

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

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Japan Issued Stamps on Comiket Kemono Friends

The stamps will be released on 11th August  2017 featuring the animal girl characters from the Kemono Friends .The 2,000-limited set includes ten 62-yen frame stamps, a special frame stamp holder, and three diecutting character cards. The price is 2,500 yen … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Taiwan –Paraguay Joint Stamp Issue

Taiwan and Paraguay issued a set of 2 stamps  to mark the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between both the countries. The stamps depict the two countries’ presidential office buildings and national flags with the number 60, … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Malaysia Issued Stamps on MRT Train

Malaysia has issued the latest in its train-themed stamp series featuring the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) on 17th July 2017.There are four stamp designs; the MRT train and MRT feeder bus (60 sen), the elevated station (80 sen) and an … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Japan Issued Stamps on Ranma

In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of Ranma 1/2, one of Rumiko Takahashi’s most successful manga series, post offices all over Japan and its official online store starts booking  pre-orders for original frame stamp sheet featuring its character illustrations. The internationally … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Malaysia Issued Stamps on MRT

In conjunction with the opening of Phase 2 of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang (SBK) line Pos Malaysia Bhd will come out with the popular train-themed series featuring the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT).The collection  features three stamps, consisting of a se-tenant … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment