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New Pictorial Postmark on Animals and Lighthouses

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia: Turtle The postmark featuring sea turtle will be released on 26th June 2017 from   SIBENIK , CROATIA.  South Korea: Long-tailed Gorals The postmark featuring pair … Continue reading

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North Korean Stamps on FIFA World Cup  

North Korea has released a set of postage stamps marking the 2014 Brazil World Cup.The sheet of postage stamps as well as three single commemorative stamps, released by the State Stamp Bureau, carries the images of football players dribbling, tackling … Continue reading

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Korea Issued Stamps on Memorable Figures

Their beautiful poems written in their mother tongue comforted a people suffering from the sorrow of loss and helped them to stand tall once again. The second in the Memorable Figures Series by Korea Post introduces the national poets, Han … Continue reading

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Korea Issued Stamp on 50th Law Day

Issued is a commemorative stamp featuring both the Goddess of Justice, as well as the constitution of the Republic of Korea that starts with the phrase `The Republic of Korea is a democratic republic. The sovereignty of the Republic of … Continue reading

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South Korea:Stamps Released to Celebrate Psy′s ′Gangnam Style′

On February 14, an official from YG Entertainment told enews, \”The ′Psy, My Own Stamps′ set will be sold in 22 post offices around Seoul from February 18. The stamps were designed to celebrate the global boom of Gangnam Style, including the … Continue reading

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South Korean Stamps on World Winter Games 2013

Stamp featuring both snowshoeing event where athletes walk on the snow and the logo of this Olympics is issued.The Special Olympics World Winter Games PyeongChang 2013, the global sporting event for athletes with intellectual disabilities, are being organized at  Pyeongchang, … Continue reading

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South Korea Issued Stamps on Park Hyeokgeose of the Silla Kingdom

Issue Date-21st Nov 2012,Quantity-288000 stamps each,Denomination-270 won, Printing Processand Colors- Photogravure, five colors,Size-40mmx30mm,Perforation-13 As a part of the efforts to more clearly establish the identity of Korea\’s culture, stories about the founding of each ancient country in various time periods are … Continue reading

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Dutchman Missing in N.Korea

A Dutch stamp collector has not returned from a trip to North Korea, the Dutch broadcaster RTV Utrecht reported on Monday.Willem van der Bijl of Utrecht visited the North on July 17 to buy North Korean stamps and propaganda art. … Continue reading

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