A huge philatelic event of the year PHILATAIPEI 2016 world Stamp Championship Exhibition will be held in Asia, on the island of Taiwan, on October 21-26, 2016.
Its time to cheers for stamp collectors.
Philatelists get ready for another world class stamp exhibition after the great success of World Stamp Show NY 2016.
Get ready for more stamps, special issues and cancellation. Lots of new Stamps commemorating PHILATAIPEI 2016 will be issued.
World Stamp Championship Exhibition
This event is the World Stamp Championship Exhibition PHILATAIPEI 2016 to be held under the patronage of the FIP.
The exhibition is organized by Chunghwa Post Co., the Chinese Taipei Philatelic Federation and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council.
There are representatives of international philatelic organizations from 90 countries participating in this event.
Furthermore, PHILATAIPEI 2016 is remarkable as the FIP will also hold its 74th congress.
Stamps commemorating PHILATAIPEI 2016
Kyrgyz Express Post issued souvenir sheet dedicated to huge philatelic event of the year PHILATAIPEI 2016 world Stamp Championship Exhibition.
The souvenir sheet depicts a typical animal of the Taiwan region – the Formosan Black Bear (Ursus thibetanus formosanus).
The bear stands against a background of wonderful forest scenery explaining why this island was once known in Europe as “Formosa”, or “Beautiful”.
The forest scenery and a waterfall can be seen on the sheet border, as well as the inscription in English and Chinese: “PHILATAIPEI 2016 World Stamp Championship Exhibition”.
Date of Issue: 3 June 2016
Country: Kyrgyz Express Post (KEP)
Denominations: 150.00 KGS
Source: Kyrgyz Express Post Stamps