Thailand will host the World Philatelic Exhibition THAILAND 2013 – World Stamp Exhibition from 2-14 August, 2013, on the 130th anniversary of the launch of Thailand’s postal service and the issue of the country’s very first postage stamp. Thailand has hosted the event three times in the past- once every 10 years – in 1983, [...]
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Philatelists Association of Indonesia along with the support of Federation of Internationale de Philatelie had organized the World Stamp Competition nicknamed “INDONESIA 2012″ from 18 to 24 June 2012 at the Jakarta Convention Center, Jakarta. The show theme “Bridging the World of Peace Through Stamp” is to inspire the effort of world societies in achieving [...]
Take a numerical journey from 1 to 21 in a quintessentially ‘Kiwi’ way with the Counting in Kiwi stamp issue. With each number, you’ll discover unique and quirky aspects of New Zealand’s culture, history and Kiwiana. Each of the 21 stamps in the issue has a distinctive ‘Kiwi’ flavour. Of course we start at number [...]
On the inaugural day of Indipex 2011, the India post issued a special stamp printed on khadi material depicting Mahatma Gandhi. It’s a first of its kind in the world and was released by the president on February 12, 2011. The 39X39 milimetre, diamond-shaped stamp is made of the usual unwatermarked gravure coated stamp paper, [...]
India Post on the occasion of INDIPEX 2011 is bringing out a special stamp on Gandhi Ji to commemorate the event. The stamp will be unique as it will be printed on “Khadi”, the handspun cotton material that Gandhi Ji held as the symbol of self determination and self reliance. The Presentation Pack will be [...]
INDIPEX 2011 will have each day earmarked for celebrating themes such as science and technology, culture and heritage, youth and sports, environment and women’s issues. During Indipex 2011, 13 Special Covers are to be released on various themes. The detailed program is a s follows: DAY 1 – Saturday, 12 th February 2011 PEACE & [...]
One of the most exciting feature of the exhibition is the My Stamp which is being introduced by India Post for the first time in India. Also known as ‘Personalised stamp‘, My Stamp is a wonderful way to celebrate special occasions such as engagements, birth of a baby, or to send as greetings to loved [...]
Chile post issued a stamp to mark the opening of Bicentennial Philatelic Exhibition 2010 to be held from 12 to 28 November 2010.
To commemorate the Palmpex 2010 Stamp Show, New Zealand Post is issuing an exhibition miniature sheet and souvenir first day cover.