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New Stamps from Romania

Cactus Flowers Cacti are part of the Cactaceae family, which contains over 4000 species. The word “káktos” comes from the Greek language and means a spiky plant. Lophocereus schottii forma Monstruosus, illustrated on the stamp with face value of Lei 3.50, is a naturally occurring genetically … Continue reading

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Israel-Croatia Joint Stamp Issue

In 2017, Israel and Croatia mark 20 years of diplomatic relations. The goal is to strengthen friendly relations between the two countries. We have seen ups and downs in the past, but now are moving forward positively. Croatia – a … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamp on 50 Years of ASEAN

The ASEAN Post, composed of member states postal administrations’ of Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and the Philippines proudly releases the first omnibus joint stamp issue featuring the national flowers of each countries to commemorate the 50th … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Kyrgyzstan

Historical and Cultural Ties between Kyrgyzstan and China :Li Bai This miniature sheet comprises two postage stamps. China and Kyrgyzstan are neighboring countries, with friendly relations. Mutual understanding and support have developed between them. China was one of the first countries … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on Succulent Plants

The four domestic base-rate ($1) stamps were designed by Melbourne-based Janet Boschen Design and featured the following species: Portulaca cyclophylla (Western Australia), Tecticornia verrucosa (WA, Northern Territory, South Australia), Calandrinia creethae (WA) and Gunniopsis quadrifida (WA, NT, SA, Queensland and NSW).

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Monaco Issued Stamps on  National Species- Red Coral and  Thick Rooted Campanula

Red Coral:Mineral by its skeleton, vegetable by appearance, but truthfully an animal, red coral, Corallium rubrum, has fascinated mankind since the prehistoric era. Essentially an endemic species to the Mediterranean, its magical and medicinal properties feature in many legends. The red … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Concourse Lepine Since its inception, the “Concours Lépine” has evolved, but has remained a springboard, a precursor, a showcase inescapable where thousands of extraordinary inventions (ballpoint pen, steam iron, mechanical heart, Contact lenses, fertilizer Riviera, Aspivenin …) were born and … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Forever Stamps on Sharks and Flowers

The Sharks set of five forever stamps will be issued  on 26th July 2017. The stamps in the Sharks set picture a shortfin mako shark, pelagic thresher shark, great white shark, whale shark, and scalloped hammerhead shark. The stamps are … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Symphony of Tulips, Pitesti The “Symphony of Tulips” is the most important social-cultural, artistic, sporting and commercial manifestation for the Pitesti municipality.This spring, Romfilatelia dedicates the postage stamp issue Symphony of Tulips, to the city of Pitesti and its main manifestation. The stamp … Continue reading

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