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New Stamps from Switzerland

Baby Animals Extinct:the otter Otters used to be found living on the banks of practically every stretch of water in Switzerland. They became extinct in the middle of the last century as a result of over-hunting. To ensure a natural return from areas … Continue reading

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New Swiss Stamps

50 years of the Swiss Heart Foundation The Swiss Heart Foundation is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The special stamp designed by Bernese graphic artist Jenny Leibundgut Riggs shows a symbolized heart in the colours of the blood circulation system with stylised pulse sound waves … Continue reading

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 First Swiss Digital Stamp

Swiss Post has issued stamps with multimedia elements as part of its efforts to win the attention of consumers and philatelists.The first stamp edition of the current year contains interactive elements, such as surveys and competitions and can be accessed … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Switzerland Date of Issue:17 November 2016 Spain Date of Issue:1 December 2016 Gibraltar Date of Issue:2 November 2016

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 Switzerland Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Scene of the action: The region of Oberaargau at the northeasternmost tip of the canton of Berne, nestled between the Jura range and the Napf mountains. The river Aare ows majestically through pastures and elds, past green hills, fortified castles and lush meadows. … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Hungary Issue Date: 16.11.2016 Designer: Boglárka Nádi Printer: Pátria Nyomda Zrt. Process: Flexo, 2 spot colours Size: 26 x 33 mm Values: Domestic Liechtenstein Issue Date: 18.11.2016 Designer: Stefan Erne, Triesen Printer: Gutenberg AG, Schaan, Liechtenstein Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 38 x 32 / 32 x 38 mm Values: CHF 0.85, 1.00, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Switzerland – Dominican Republic Joint Issue The two countries have had a very good economic, political and cultural relationship over the course of these 80 years.The first Swiss families settled in the Dominican Republic in the 19th century. Official bilateral … Continue reading

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Swiss Stamp Commemorates Azerbaijan`s Independence Anniversary

Postal stamps commemorating the 25th anniversary of the restoration of Azerbaijan`s state independence have been issued in Switzerland.The stamps were issued under agreement reached by the Azerbaijani Embassy and Schweizerische Post company.The postal stamps were issued in a non-commercial purpose … Continue reading

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New Swiss Stamps

 Countryside: Verzasca Valley The Verzasca Valley still conveys a part of the history of Ticino. The valley is located just minutes from the city center and yet is immersed in nature.Not surprisingly, the Verzasca Valley and the sparkling river to … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Swiss Railway Stations Brig:Built in 1908, situated between the Simplon Tunnel and tunnel crossing the Lötschberg, the station is located on the international transit routes Geneva-Lausanne-Milan and Basel-Bern-Milano. Lucerne:The modern head station, with the atrium facing the lake, was erected … Continue reading

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