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New Stamps from Israel

Aromatic Plants Frankincense-A genus (Boswellia) of the Burseraceae family that includes a number of tree and bush species from which the resin used for the incense called frankincense is derived. The resin is collected in containers after puncturing the bark … Continue reading

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Canada will Issue Stamps on Heritage Sites

These stamps will be released on 11th January 2016.The sites pictured on five $1.20 and $2.50 UNESCO World Heritage booklet and souvenir stamps issued May 16, 2014, (Scott 2739-44) will be back as nondenominated (85¢) permanent-rate stamps. These stamps picture … Continue reading

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New Stamps from New Zealand

Singapore 2015 World Stamp Exhibition This is a joint issue between New Zealand, Australia and Singapore. And as 2015 marks the 50th year of Independence and the 150th year of Wellington as New Zealand’s capital city, the exhibition first day … Continue reading

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HongKong Issued Stamps on World Heritage Site Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

The stamps featuring Honghe’s magnificent terraced landscape and its distinctive Hani culture. Added to the World Heritage List in 2013, the cultural landscape of the Honghe Hani Rice Terraces covers 16,603 hectares of land in Southern Yunnan.It is marked by the … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Portugal

Coffee Issue Date: 01.10.2014 Unesco Heritage – Coimbra University Issue Date: 01.10.2014

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New Stamps of Luxembourg

50 Years of Large-Vessel Shipping on the Moselle The Moselle Commission is a public intergovernmental institution based in Trier. Its legal basis is the Convention on the Canalisation of the Moselle (Moselle Convention), signed in 1956 by Germany, France and … Continue reading

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