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New Stamps Released from Papua New Guinea

APEC 2018: UNSDG STAMPS On the 21st of November 2017 Papua New Guinea (PNG) assumes the Chairmanship of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).  APEC represents the largest Economic Cooperation area in the world with 21 leading economies. This will … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea :New Stamps on Orchids

Post PNG Ltd will issue  stamps on orchids   on 3rd July 2013 featuiring Dendrobium Orchids mostly found in and around the coastal areas of Papua New Guinea.An orchid is a member of the Orchidaceae family, the largest group of all living flowers. There … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea:Stamps on Pioneer Art

Sculptures by Gickmai Kundun Originally hailing from Chimbu Province, Gickmai came to Port Moresby in the early 1970’s and enrolled at the National Arts School (later changed to Creative Arts Faculty), now known as School of Humanity, UPNG. He was trained … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea Issued Stamps on Public Transport

Post PNG has released another set of stamps as its first issue for 2013, featuring Public Transport in Papua New Guinea, a philatelic thematic and an integral part in the development of the country, through different modes of transport evolved … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea:Stamps on Queen Elisabeth II Diamond Jubilee 2012

The stamp set features: Duchess of Cornwall and Prince of Wales (25t), Prince of Wales Commander & Chief (50t), Queen Elisabeth II & Prince Philip of Wales & Duchess of Cornwall (K1.00), Prince of Wales, 1975 (K1.20), Queen Elisabeth II … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea :Stamps on Cuscus and Possums

Post PNG is releasing a stamp set featuring the Cuscus and Possums of Papua New Guinea. Cuscus, a subspecies of possum, and largest of the worlds possums are marsupial native to Papua New Guinea, Australia and Indonesia. Some of the … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea Released Stamps on Pioneer Arts

Papua New Guinea  has issued stamps in traditional Pioneer Arts series. The stamps feature paintings by Guinean artist Philip Yobale (1978-2009). The paintings of Philip Yobale were mostly based on the social themes regarding poverty and politics. He won the … Continue reading

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Papua New Guinea Released Stamps on Reef Fish

Papua New Guinea is at the heart of what\’s known as the \’Coral Triangle\’, a semi-triangular geographical region that includes the tropical waters of Indonesia, Malaysia, Timor-Leste, the Solomon Islands, the Philippine Islands and PNG, incorporating an area of almost 6 million square kilometres … Continue reading

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Papua New Guniea:War Relics Stamps Issue

Papua New Guinea has a history of fierce fighting between the Japanese and Allied forces during World War II.Today many war relics remain scattered throughout the provinces of New Britain, Oro, East Sepik, Sandaun and Morobe. There are also sunken … Continue reading

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PNG:Royal Wedding Stamps

These official government issued stamps commemorate the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Kate, now referred to as the Duchess of Cambridge, was born on January 9, 1982 in St Andrews Bradfield, Berkshire.  Growing up as the oldest of three … Continue reading

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