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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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Malta Issued Stamp on Former Prime Minister Dom Mintoff

Malta issued a stamp on  6 August 2016 to mark the 100th Birth   Anniversary  of former Maltese Prime Minister Dom Mintoff . Born in Cospicua on 6 August 1916 Dominic Mintoff was known for his extensive and distinguished political career in Malta which included a number … Continue reading

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Taiwan will Issue Pixel-Style Stamps on New President

In the Republic of China’s 14th presidential and vice presidential elections, Tsai Ing-wen was elected president and Chen Chien-jen was elected vice president. In celebration and as an expression of respect for our nation’s leaders, Chunghwa Post will be releasing … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

August Rei August Rei was the Head of state of the Republic of Estonia. Studied in the Tartu Emperor Alexander High School, finished the Novgorod State High School. In 1904-1905 and in 1907- 1911, studied law in the St. Petersburg … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sri Lanka

D.B. Wijetunga Birth Centenary Hon D.B. Wijetunga represented Sri Lanka at a number of international events as a Minister as well as the Head of State of Sri Lanka.In November, 1994, Hon Wijetunga retired from the office of Presidency and … Continue reading

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New Joint Stamp Issues

Azerbaijan-Belarus Space for IT Technologies Date of Release: 3 December  2015 Kazakhstan – United Arab Emirates The Stamps depicts the heads of government, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al … Continue reading

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Commemorative Stamp on A.P.J.Abdul Kalam soon

As a tribute to the former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the Department of Posts will release commemorative stamps on his birth anniversary on October 15.Members of the South India Philatelists Association had recently submitted a request to the Department of … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on Sir John A. Macdonald

On the 200th anniversary of Sir John A. Macdonald’s birth, Canada Post has issued a stamp to celebrate the country’s first prime minister, a nation builder whose achievements shaped the nation. Designed by Montréal’s Paprika, the stamp mixes a traditional photo with modern … Continue reading

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New Russian Stamp on President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez

The stamp depicts a portrait of Hugo Chavez’s featuring on the background the flag of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.Hugo Chavez was a former Army Lieutenant Colonel and President of Venezuela. A populist, Chávez instituted what he calls a “Bolivarian … Continue reading

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