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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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Canada Issued First Fabric Stamp

Pushing the boundaries of stamp production, Canada Post has created Canada’sfirst fabric stamp as a fitting celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Canadian flag, a symbol cherished at home and widely recognized and respected abroad.Denominated at $5, the innovative stamp uses a … Continue reading

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Foreign Stamp on Indian Theme:Canada Post Issued‘Komagata Maru’ Stamp

Canada post on 7th May 2014 brought out a new stamp to commemorate the centenary of the arrival of Japanese steamer Komagata Maru, which sailed into Vancouver’s Burrard Inlet with 376 passengers on board, all British subjects, mostly Sikhs from … Continue reading

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Student\’s Art Embossed on Canada Post Stamp

By Gisele Winton Sarvis A young First Nation artist’s work can be seen from Gander, N.L., to Victoria, B.C., now that it’s been chosen for a limited-edition Canada Post stamp.Haily Simcoe, a Grade 6 pupil at Mnjikaning Kendaaswin Elementary School … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamps on Rock Royalty

Canada Post is honouring Canadian rock royalty in its latest issue of stamps.As part of its Canadian recording artist series, Canada Post is rolling out stamps featuring The Tragically Hip, The Guess Who, Beau Dommage, and Rush.“This year’s series features … Continue reading

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Canada:New Commemorative Envelopes

Canada Post has released five commemorative envelopes. Montréal Fire Department – 150th Anniversary .Honour the Montréal Fire Department which has saved lives and extinguished fires for 150 years. Louisbourg – 300th Anniversary Wonder at the historic walls and village of 300-year-old Louisbourg, … Continue reading

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Canada:Joe Fortes Featured on Latest Stamp

Vancouver’s legendary lifeguard Joe Fortes, who is well-known within the city but virtually unknown outside it, is featured on a new Canada Post stamp issued on Friday.The Fortes stamp was designed by Lara Minja of Victoria, who superimposed a tinted … Continue reading

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Postage Mark to Stamp Lombardo’s City Ties

He\’s Canada\’s biggest-selling music artist, but unknown to many younger Canadians.Now, London has a new way to shout out it\’s the birthplace of Guy Lombardo. A new postage mark will be put on mail sent from three Canada Post outlets … Continue reading

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Canadian Rocketmail: Gerhard Zucker Stamps will Continue into 2012

Following the success of last October\’s rocket flight over eastern Ontario carrying mail with seventy-five year old \’First Canadian Rocket-Flight\’ postage on-board a four foot high-powered rocket; launch organizer Wilfred Ashley McIsaac is preparing a second series of mail covers … Continue reading

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Canada Post Provides Chance to Create Own Stamps

Canada Post have introduced new mobile applications that enable Canadians to create their own postage stamps while on the go. The new applications are available in iPhone, iPad, iPod, AndroidTM and BlackBerry formats and can be downloaded for free. These … Continue reading

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