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Taiwan Issued Cross-Strait Stamps

A set of commemorative stamps was released in Taiwan in celebration of 30 years of exchanges with China, in the hope of promoting dialogue and building on the foundations established between the two sides, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) said. … Continue reading

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Portugal Issued Stamps on Traditional Festivities

The “Festa de São Mateus” (Feast of Saint Mateus) being an icon of the city of Viseu, is said to have been established as a free fair since 1392.History also claims that it was a gift from king João I, … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamp on Gathering Ireland

An Post has released a stamp on 24 January 2013, to celebrate The Gathering Ireland 2013. The stamp depicting elements of The Gathering\’s logo combined to form a map of Ireland.It has been estimated that one million Irish-born people are currently … Continue reading

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Belarus-Israel Joint Issue

On December 18, 2012 the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus issued the souvenir sheet “20th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between the Republic of Belarus and the State of Israel”. Diplomatic relations between the Republic … Continue reading

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