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Philippines-France Joint Stamp Issue

The stamps issued to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Philippines-France diplomatic relations. Macario Cruz Vitalis (1898-1990) is a Filipino modernist painter influenced by French postimpressionism. Born in 1898 in the small town of Lapog, Ilocos Sur, he was a teenager … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Independence Day

In observance of Philippine Independence Day on 12th June the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost)releases 4 of the prominent and historic landmarks visited during Independence Day celebrations.These are the Jose Rizal National Monument in Rizal Park, Manila; Barasoain Church in Malolos, … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Silver Medalists of Olympic Games

Philippine issued special postage stamps honoring sporting icons and Philippine Olympic Silver Medalists’ Anthony Villanueva, Mansueto “Onyok” Velasco Jr., and Hidilyn Diaz on 23rd April 2017. Boxer Anthony Villanueva won the country’s first silver medal at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Olympics.Villanueva … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Philippines

225th Founding Anniversary of Sta. Rosa City, Laguna Denomination & Quantity : P12 – – – 101,000 Date of Issue : January 18, 2017 Size of Stamp : 40mm x 30mm Sheet Composition : 40 on (4 x 10) Perforation … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamp on Chairmanship of ASEAN

Philippine has issued a stamp on  “ASEAN 50, PHILIPPINES 2017,” on 15th January 2017 to commemorate the Chairmanship of Philippines on ASEAN.The stamp feature’s the official logo and this year’s theme: “Partnering for Change, Engaging the World.” Each stamp will … Continue reading

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New Joint Stamp Issues

Portugal-Philippines 2016 marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relationships between Portugal and the Philippines.It was nearly 500 years ago that the Portuguese and the Filipinos met for the first time. Around a year after his discovery of the … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamp on 75th Anniversary of Philippine Airlines

A commemorative postage stamp marking Philippine Airlines’ (PAL) 75th anniversary was presented by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost)to PAL Chairman Dr. Lucio C. Tan and PAL President Jaime J. Bautista in a ceremony last November 8 at the Villamor Airbase … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Duterte Inauguration Stamp

Philippines has issued a commemorative stamp marking the inauguration of the country’s 16th president that took place last June 30.The 71-year-old Duterte is the country’s oldest Chief Executive and the only one from Mindanao.Despite his tough talk and at times … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamp on  100th Anniversary of Knights of Rizal

The stamp featuring Philippine National Hero Dr. Jose Rizal in celebration of the 100 years anniversary of the Order of the Knights of Rizal.Historically, the Knights of Rizal stems out from the Orden de Caballeros de Rizal which was established … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Musical Instruments

Philippines issued a set of eight stamps on 5th   May 2016 featuring the Philippines Traditional Musical Instruments in celebration of the National Heritage Month.The stamp features Eight different Philippines traditional musical instruments from the collection of National Artists for Music Ramon P. Santos, a musicologist who … Continue reading

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