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Vietnam Issued Stamp on 50th anniversary of the Tet Offensive 1968

Known in the West as the Tết Offensive, the event involved surprise attacks by the National Liberation Front force and Vietnamese People’s Army of Việt Nam on South Vietnamese forces and the United States military and its allies. The first attacks took … Continue reading

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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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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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New Stamps from Taiwan

Wild Orchids of Taiwan  1.Calanthe puberula (NT$8): This orchid grows on the ground and is widespread in the mid to high-altitude mountains of Taiwan. It is one of the smaller kinds of Calanthe orchid found in Taiwan. The flowers, 2 … 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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