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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog

New Zealand Date of Issue:10 January 2018 Singapore The set of stamps comes in three denominations – 1st Local, S$0.70 and S$1.30. There is also a Pre-cancelled First Day Cover at S$3.75 each affixed with the complete set of stamps. The … Continue reading

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New Stamps,Postmarks and Maxim Cards on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer , BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) Korea: Pictorial Postmark This postmark was available from  December 27th  to December 28th 2017 in Incheon. The postmark is featuring a Yellow-browed Bunting (Emberiza chrysophrys). Year of Dog:Philippines Belarus : Chicks under … Continue reading

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New Zealand :Year of Dog Stamp Issue

Chinese New Year celebrations begin 16 February 2018, and according to the traditional Chinese lunar calendar is the Year of the Dog. New Zealand Post has created a special stamp, gold-sheet and medallion issue to celebrate. Date of Issue:10 January … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog

Taiwan To welcome the arrival of the Year of the Dog, 2018, Chunghwa Post has scheduled the release of the “New Year’s Greeting Postage Stamps (Issue of 2017),” which includes a set of two stamps and a souvenir sheet. The … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Olympic 2018 The 23rd Winter Olympics will be held in the city of Pyeongchang in South Korea from 9 to 25 February 2018. After the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, these are the second Olympic Games to be held in … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Rooster

Indonesia Issue Date-6 January 2017 Slovenia Issue Date-27 January 2017 France:Stamp Booklet Booklet of 12 postage stamps stickers at the price of the green letter representing the 12 Chinese astrological signs. LI Zhongyao created for the French Post the twelve … Continue reading

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New Stamps on The Year of Rooster

Christmas IslandTaiwan NT$3.5 stamp: “The Golden Cock Proclaiming Joy” is the theme of this stamp. The cock call at dawn heralds the new day; spring marks the beginning of the New Year. NT$13 stamp: An Exuberance of Joyous Celebrations. Being a homonym … Continue reading

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South Korea Issued Postmark on Roosters

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe ZoologieDate of Release- 1st December 2016

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New Stamps Released on Year of the Monkey

Canada Canada has issued two stamps to celebrate the Year of the Monkey on 6th January 2016. The designs of the “P” domestic-rate and $2.50 international-rate stamps were inspired by the legend of the Monkey King, also known as Sun … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Latvia

Constellations Issue Date: 07.08.2015 Designer: Elita Viliama Printer: Baltijas Banknote, Latvijā Colours: 4 Colours 100th Anniversary of Latvian Riflemen Issue Date: 25.10.2015 Designer: Lilija Dinere Printer: Baltijas Banknote, Latvijā Colours: 4 Colours Values: €1.71 Rainis and Aspazija Issue Date: 11.09.2015 Designer: Lilija Dinere Printer: Baltijas Banknote, LatvijāColours: 4 Colours Values: €.50 x 2

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