Singapore Post and Thailand Post issued a Singapore-Thailand joint stamp issue on 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between two countries reaffirming the long-standing bilateral ties.
Thailand and Singapore established their diplomatic relations on 20 September 1965, the same year when Singapore separated the country from Malaysia.
Singapore-Thailand Joint Stamp Issue
Traditional sweet delights from the respective countries – Ice-cream sandwich, and Mango sticky rice are depicted in the stamps.
Ice-cream Sandwich The ice-cream sandwich, a familiar and readily available from the street vendors has become a popular dessert for anyone out on the streets.
The vibrant colours of the bread and flavoured ice- cream are a fun way for an afternoon treat, or a dessert to end your meal.
Mango Sticky Rice Mango sticky rice (or kao neow mamuang in Thai) made from glutinous rice, coconut milk, and fresh mango is a traditional Thai dessert popular during the mango season in the months of April and May. The mango sticky rice is served warm or at room temperature.
Title: Singapore-Thailand Joint Stamp Issue featuring delicious Deserts
Date of Issue: 18 September 2015
Country: Singapore / Thailand
Denominations: 1st Local, $2 / 3.00 Bath x 2