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New Stamps on Sports Theme

Taiwan : Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade A total of eight stamps will be featured, with four priced at NT$5 (£0.13/$0.16/€0.14) and the remaining half costing NT$15 (£0.38/$0.49/€0.42).The stamps will feature the eight most popular sports the host nation will compete … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on Handball

The first World Handball Championship for men was held in 1938 and for women in 1957. Handball, only for men, was included in the Olympic Games in Berlin in 1936, but shortly after these games it was excluded. Handball was … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

World Wrestling Championships 2017 The World Championship of wrestling takes place in Paris this year from 21 to 28 August. The French Federation of Strong Struggle of the 6 medals obtained during the last four editions of the Olympic Games … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

The Forbidden City in Monaco The major exhibition event of the summer at the Grimaldi Forum will be devoted to “The Forbidden City in Monaco: Imperial Court Life in China”. From 14 July to 10 September, the Forbidden City, the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

100 Years of  FSCL At last, in 1917 after several unsuccessful attempts to found an association, the “Fédération des Sociétés Cyclistes Luxembourgeoises (FSCL)” [Luxembourgish Cycling Federation] was born. Founding members hailed from clubs from Hollerich, Kayl, Mamer, Monnerich, Mühlenbach, Schifflingen, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

25 Years of The Constitution After the restoration of the independence of the state the Supreme Council of the Republic of Estonia formed a 60-member Constitutional Assembly that included an equal number of members of the Supreme Council and of … 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 Stamps from Monaco

25th Prince Albert II Challenge Organized by the Monegasque Fencing Federation, the Prince Albert II Challenge is an international fencing tournament for girls and boys aged under 17. The twenty-fifth challenge will take place on 3 and 4 June at … Continue reading

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New Zealand Issued Stamps on Victory of America’s Cup

It’s been a long time but the Auld Mug is finally coming back to the southern hemisphere. In recognition, New Zealand Post has produced a special commemorative stamp issue to celebrate Emirates Team New Zealand’s success. The America’s Cup, affectionately … Continue reading

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Kyrgyzstan Issued Stamps on The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games

The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games were held in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, from 12 to 22 May 2017. Athletes from 57 countries took part in these games which were held under the auspices of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation … Continue reading

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