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New Stamps from Switzerland

Quince Scent The quince is Switzerland’s Fruit of the Year 2017. To mark this accolade. FRUCTUS has designated a fruit of the year each year since 2008. The charitable organization was established in 1985 as a nationwide association in Switzerland to … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Stamps on Solar Eclipse

In the first ever use of thermo chromic ink   on a US postage stamp, heat from a finger when touched will expose a different image on the face of the stamp. The back of the stamp will feature a … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Robotics

The stamp was issued on 4th May 2017. Canadian Space Agency astronaut Jeremy Hansen was at a Toronto school to unveil a stamp with an image of Canada’s most famous robotics accomplishment – the Canadarm. The stamp commemorates Canada’s achievements in space, science, technology and innovation. The Canadarm … Continue reading

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The Netherlands Issued  Silver Stamp on Johan Cruyff

The stamp was released on 24th March 2017. Part of the sales of this special stamp will be going to the Johan Cruyff Foundation, which provides opportunities for children, especially children with disabilities, to be active in sports and play. Issue Date: 24.03.2017

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Armenia Issued Stamps on Visit of Pope

A souvenir sheet and a mini-sheet with four stamps dedicated to the visit of Pope Francis to Armenia have been put into circulation.On 24 June 2016 “Haypost” closed joint stock company puts into circulation a souvenir sheet with one stamp and four postage stamps designed into … Continue reading

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Poland Issued Stamp on 24th Grand Finale of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity

Poland has issued a heart shaped, postage stamp to mark 24th Grand Finale of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity.The Grand Finale of GOCC takes place on second Sunday of January every year in  PolandThe Grand Finale is an extraordinary huge music event organised … Continue reading

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Finland Issued Glittering Ice Crystal Stamp

The holographic foil printed on the foil sheet reflects all the colors of the spectrum when light hits it from different angles.The color scheme of the stamp designed by Ari Lakaniemi and Susanna Rumpu is complemented by white and blue … Continue reading

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Tonga:Year of Monkey Stamps

Tonga’s Year of the Monkey pane is shown nearby unfolded, both the front and back, and folded into the shape of a sedan chair. The pane contains two $11.30 and $16.90 diamond-shaped stamps. The $11.30 stamp, designed by Sophia Zhang, … Continue reading

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Monaco will Issue Stamps on Princess Charlene

Monaco will issue an engraved stamp featuring Princess Charlene Dec. 3.Designed by Stefanie Van Zyl and engraved by Elsa Catelin, the €1.60 stamp will show a portrait of the princess with a bouquet of proteas, the national flower of South … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamps on Franklin Expedition

Canada has released two stamps on 6th August 2015 to commemorate John Franklin’s search for  Northwest Passage and the discovery in September 2014 of the sunken remains of his expedition’s flagship HMS Erebus. “The mystery of Franklin’s expedition has long captured the … Continue reading

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