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Korea Issued Stamps on Mascots of the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

South Korea will host the Winter Olympics from 9-25 February 2018, and the Paralympics from 9-18 March 2018.Soohorang, the white tiger mascot of the Pyeongchang Olympics, is shown participating in different winter sports on stamps.

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Science in Korea Stamp Issue

The stamps depicts images of Kim Jeong Ho: Geographer,Lee Cheon: Scientist,Cjoi Hyung Seob: Science Policy Planner.Date of Release:21st March 2018

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New Stamps,Postmarks and Maxim Cards on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer , BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) Korea: Pictorial Postmark This postmark was available from  December 27th  to December 28th 2017 in Incheon. The postmark is featuring a Yellow-browed Bunting (Emberiza chrysophrys). Year of Dog:Philippines Belarus : Chicks under … Continue reading

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North Korea Issued More Stamps on Nuclear Launch

North Korea has released a set of postage stamps which celebrate a nuclear launch even though the missile broke apart. Officials said the Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile would be powerful enough to reach the U.S. mainland. But the weapon broke up as it … Continue reading

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Korea Issued Stamps on Nature of the DMZ

South Korea issued its second set of stamps highlighting nature found in the demilitarized zone along the North Korean border, known as the DMZ. The se-tenant pair features a bird and barbed wire. Korea Post describes the other design as … Continue reading

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Korea Issued Stamps on PyeongChang Olympics

1.4 million stamps, which come in 20 designs, will be printed and go on sale today, exactly 100 days before the start of the PyeongChang Olympics. The design of the postal stamps includes the official mascot, Soohorang, participating in a … Continue reading

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North Korea Issued Stamps on Mangyongdae Revolutionary School

The communist state is this year celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, an elite military school on the outskirts of the capital. And to mark the occasion, nuke nut Kim has released the new collectors items sure … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Korea post will issue 2 UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage stamps on 27th October 2017. Namsadag – Deolmi 2. Namsadang – Pungmul Pyeongchang 2018 Commemorating The Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 Korea is issuing a set of … Continue reading

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North Korea Issued Stamps on Missile Programme

North Korea’s state media announced that the country has issued a new set of stamps to commemorate the testing of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in July. The stamps feature dictator Kim Jong-un as well as the weapons in question, … Continue reading

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New Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer

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