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New Canada 150 Stamp on Hockey

Canada Post unveiled a stamp to honour the legendary hockey series as part of its initiative to release 10 stamps celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary. The 1972 Summit Series between Canada and the Soviet Union is widely considered one of the … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope

Terry Fox’s sister Judith Fox unveiled a stamp today honouring her brother’s remarkableMarathon of Hope in 1980, which inspired Canadians, captivated a country, and launched a lasting legacy across Canada and around the world. Judith Fox unveiled the stamp at a ceremony at City Hall in St. … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Canada

Formula 1 Legends Canada Post has produced a series of five special stamps to honour five legendary drivers who together have won 17 Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada races.Three-time Formula 1 World Champion, Sir Jackie Stewart and Joann Villeneuve, … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Eid

Canada Post has issued an Eid stamp that recognizes Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, two of the most important festivals celebrated by Muslims in Canada and worldwide.The stamps were unveiled at events with members of the Muslim communities in Montréal, … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Expo 67 Stamp

To commemorate Canada’s 150 years, Canada Post is releasing a a set of 10 stamps honouring country’s most iconic events and moments. First up: Expo 67.The stamp will be in the shape of a maple leaf.Over next five weeks, nine … 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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New Stamps from Canada

Spring Stamps 2017 Two varieties are selected; The yellowish “Lakeside daisy” was named  after a shoreline village in Ohio, but is now found almost exclusively in Ontario along the Bruce Peninsula and Manitoulin Island which separate Georgian Bay from Lake … Continue reading

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India –Canada Joint Issue will be Released in September

In celebration of Canada’s 150th Anniversary, Canada Post and India Post also agreed to produce a first-ever joint stamp issue to mark Diwali, the Festival of Lights. The joint issue will be available to the public in September of this year. Canada Post President and … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Rooster:Canada

A permanent domestic-rate stamp featuring a rooster with its chest proudly puffed out is paired with an international-rate stamp offering a close-cropped profile view of the rooster’s stately face. Both images are created from lines of gold foil.Issue Date:18 January … Continue reading

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Canada:Black History Stamp

Canada Post’s annual Black History Month stamp for 2017 will commemorate a historical figure who continues to fascinate and confound scholars. Admittedly little is known about Mathieu Da Costa. From the few records that remain, historians conclude he was a … Continue reading

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