Tag Archives: stamps of china

Chinese Postage Stamps Honor Shenzhou 11 Taikonauts Now on Space Lab

China’s latest astronauts to launch into space have landed on a series of stamps and related postal souvenirs celebrating their ongoing mission. The stamps feature the portraits of Jing and Chen. A third issue depicts the crew’s   Shenzhou 11-Tiangong 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China Issued Stamp on G20 Summit

China Post has issued stamp on the occasion of G 20 summit.The stamp depicts a G20 logo and images of Hangzhou, including West Lake.

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China :Year of Chicken Stamps

To celebrate the Year of the Chicken, China Post recently released a set of Dingyou Year special Chicken stamps.These stamps will be available from 5th January 2017. The new Chicken stamp series consists of two stamps: One depicts a rooster … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Stamps on Rio 2016 Olympic Games

China China has come up with a special way to celebrate the 2016 Olympics with a set of commemorative stamps. The tiny artworks have gone on sale in Zhejiang province, and long lines to buy them have been seen in … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China will  Issue Stamps on Opening of Shanghai Disney Resort

The stamps will be issued on16  June20 16 to coincide with the opening of the resort.This stamp collection includes two stamps and one souvenir sheet featuring classic Disney characters and the Enchanted Storybook Castle from Shanghai Disneyland. One stamp features … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China Issued Stamps on Liu Haisu Paintings

China has issued a set of three stamps featuring works of painter Liu Haisu on 16th March  2016. Liu (1896-1994) was one of the pioneers of the modern Chinese art movement, introducing Western art to China.

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China:Year of Monkey Stamps

China will issue a set of special stamps on 5th  January to welcome the upcoming Year of the Monkey. They include two stamps featuring monkeys with traditional Chinese-style festive motifs and symbols.

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China Issued Stamps on Palace Museum

Date of Release:9 October 2015

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, New Stamps, News, World | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

China Issued Stamps on Bao Zheng

A series of special stamps honoring Bao Zheng, a household name in China, were issued on August 8. Bao Zheng (999-1062), an upright official during the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), was known for stressing the dignity of the law. His … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

China Issued Stamp on Year of Monkey

This year’s stamps for the monkey was designed by Huang Yongyu, one of the most celebrated cultural icons in contemporary China. The printing of the stamps marked the beginning of the fourth round of the  zodiac animal themed stamps, which … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment