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2013 Additional Value Stamp: Better Child life in Greenland

Through the years many charitable organizations or cultural institutions in Greenland have received a much needed economic helping hand from POST Greenland. This is often done through donation of the profits from the sale of the annual additional value stamp … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamps on Children’s Literature: Franklin the Turtle

Born in the imagination of author Paulette Bourgeois and illustrator Brenda Clark, and published by Canadian publisher Kids Can Press, Franklin in the Dark debuted in 1986. Since that time, Franklin—known as Benjamin to his French-Canadian readers—and his friends have entertained and inspired … Continue reading

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Hongkong will Release Stamps on Chinese Idioms and Their Stories

Hongkong will release a set of children stamps on the theme of “Chinese Idioms and Their Stories”on 28th June 2011.Chinese idioms are set phrases which have evolved over thousands of years of use. They are succinct and expressive, vivid and … Continue reading

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