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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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New Stamps from Switzerland

Nocturnal Animals Swiss Post has issued a set of special stamps to four native nocturnal animals: the tawny owl, the garden dormouse, the European glow-worm and the hedgehog. Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Sonja Burger, Wildegg Printer: Cartor Security Printing, La Loupe, France Process: Offset … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Gottardo 2016 Two special stamps with a gutter document a strengthened sense of togetherness. The Gotthard Base tunnel is opening up new prospects for the north and south. At 57 kilometres in length, it is a world-re- cord-breaking tunnel. 28,200,000 tonnes of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Lake Constance Let’s get one thing clear from the start: anyone hoping to spot a monster is going to be disappointed. Surrounded by three countries, the waters do not conceal any sea creatures in the vein of Nessie, for example. … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016 Stamps

Theme:Think Green Switzerland Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou, Cyprus (“Think Green” special stamp), Nicola Carpi and Dina Christ, Zurich (“Be Green” special stamp) Printer: Giesecke & Devrient, Leipzig, Germany Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: Stamps: 40×32.5 mm, Sheet: 190×162 mm (4 rows of 4 stamps) … Continue reading

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