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New Stamps from Norway

100 Years Serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing After studying in Denmark, teacher Jacobine Rye founded in 1917 an association for the deaf in Christiania. Tunghørtes Vel, later Norges Hørselvern, is today known as Hørselshemmedes Landsforbund (the National Federation … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas 2017

Alderney: The Holly and the Ivy Issue Date:08.11.2017 Designer:Keith Robinson Printer:Cartor Security Printing Process:Offset Lithography Size:40mm deep x 30mm wide Values:39p, 44p, 59p, 60p, 73p, 80p, 90p Guernsey: Good King Wenceslas Issue Date:08.11.2017 Designer:Keith Robinson Printer:Southern Colour Print Process:Offset Lithography … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

UCI Road World Championships 2017 The Bergen region is hosting the UCI Road World Championships September 16-24.Several municipalities are sharing the event, and Bergen and Hordaland are set to show that they are prepared and ready for one of the … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Theme: Castles Latvia Issue Date: 21.04.2017 Norway The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight … Continue reading

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Norway Issued Stamps on Royal Couple’s 80th Birthdays

Both King Harald V and Queen Sonja turn 80 this year. Crown Prince Harald was born on 21 February 1937 – the first time in 567 years that an heir was born in Norway. A little over a month after … Continue reading

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Norway:Tråante 2017 Stamp Issue

With the Southern Sami name for Trondheim, on February 6 the Sami people celebrate 100 years since the Sami held their first national congress in Tråante – Trondheim. The congress was an important event in Sami history. It gathered the … Continue reading

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Norway Issued Stamps on Birds of Prey

Merlin (Falco columbarius): There are between 2,000 and 6,000 pairs of merlin in Norway. They are spread across large parts of the country. The merlin keeps away from large-scale agricultural areas and dislikes thick coniferous forests where it cannot make … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Norway Date of Issue-11 November 2016 Hungary The stamp shows a graphic composition recalling a winter Christmas atmosphere, with a couple skating along a heart-shaped line. Date of Issue-8 November 2016 Russia Date of Issue-1 December 2016

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New Stamps from Norway

Bicentenary of Central Bank of Norway After Denmark denied Norway its own monetary system, Norwegian Parliament passed a bill to establish Norway’s own central bank. On 14 June 1816, Norges Bank was founded, and two hundred years later it has … Continue reading

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Norway Issued Stamp on Zeenat Aman

Norway has issued a stamp on Indian actress Zeenat Aman during Bollywood Festival Norway 2016.

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