24.05.2015

With May considered Heritage Month ‒ and the month of flowers ‒ the Philippine Postal Corp. has issued stamps featuring the Philippine flower gumamela. PHLPost said the special postage stamps particularly feature the Hybrid Gumamela to promote the country’s unique … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com Magyar Posta issued a miniature sheet for Europa 2015 that features a few treasured toys from the Katona József Museum’s Szórakaténusz Toy Museum and Workshop in Kecskemét. The first stamp has been entered in … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2015

StampNews.com hurries to inform that Falkland Islands Post has released a set of stamps dedicated to the beuty of nature. The issue consists of four items that were unveiled and put into circulation on the 12th of May. The theme Colour … Continue reading

 
 
23.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Vanuatu Post has released a special stamp issue that focuses on four of many organizations that have established a business and /or a community service in Vanuatu and are offering products and services that proudly … Continue reading

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23.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to inform that this year’s Sweden summer stamps show magnolias, from bud to dazzling flowers. In a booklet of five objects appear magnolia varieties Magnolia x soulangeana (three subjects), Magnolia George Henry Kern and Magnolia stellata, while … Continue reading

 
 
22.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com this year’s charity stamps go on sale on May 7. This is the first time PostNord has issued the charity stamps jointly in both Sweden and Denmark. The proceeds for the year go to … Continue reading

 
 
22.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that an exciting initiative designed to spark young islanders’ interest in the traditional hobby of stamp collecting was launched by Jersey Post. Two thousand copies of The Collectables, a 36 page activity book and stamp album, … Continue reading

 
 
21.05.2015

StampNews.com is glad to announce that PostEurop presents the best of the EUROPA Stamp Design Competition for this year and launches the public online voting competition on Europe Day. This year’s EUROPA theme “Old Toys” takes us on a trip down memory … Continue reading

 
 
21.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that a Finnish artist Minna Immonen has designed two fuchsia-hued floral 2nd class stamps that are ideally suited for party invitations and other happy occasions. The Floral beauty sheet is handily folded and shows the rugosa … Continue reading

 
 
21.05.2015

According to info received by StampNews.com PostNL launched a new ‘Naardermeer Flora and Fauna’ set of stamps to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the nature reserve. The stamps feature images of some of the animals, plants and scenery that inhabit … Continue reading

 
 
20.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that the U.S. Postal Service® issues a new stamp to make members of the public more aware of the ways they can assist in finding missing children ‒ and to offer hope to the families of … Continue reading

 
 
20.05.2015

No other individual has played a similarly important role for modern, autonomous Åland as Julius Sundblom (1865-1945), also known as the “King of Åland”. StampNews.com would like to inform that Åland Post commemorates his 150th birthday with the issue of … Continue reading

 
 
19.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that PostNL is entering a new stamp sheet into PostEurop 2015, the European postal companies’ annual stamp competition. This year’s PostEurop 2015 theme is old toys. At the same time, PostNL is also issuing a ‘New … Continue reading

 
 
18.05.2015

StampNews.com hurries to inform that Luxembourg Post has released a set of stamps from the series “Personalities”. The issue consisting of three items contains the images of such notable personalities as Claus Cito, Robert Krieps and Rene Engelman. The issue … Continue reading

 
 
18.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Luxembourg Post has released a special set of stamps designed for Europa 2015. The series of postage stamps featuring the toys of yesteryear was produced together with the ‘A Possen’ Museum in Bech-Kleinmacher where the … Continue reading

 
 
17.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Romfilatelia has released a stamp and special minisheet dedicated to the history of communication. In Romania, excellence in communication was transformed into an art and is highly professionalized by The Group, a company whose goal, … Continue reading

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17.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that the Philatelic and Numismatic Office has produced for Europa 2015 a series of two postage stamps with designs by artist Stefano Morri featuring toys, which, although “old”, also represent a universal symbol of a child … Continue reading

 
 
16.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Hongkong Post released a set of special stamps on “Government Vessels” on the 6th of May. The issue consists of six items and is already available for purchasing. To ensure the safe and efficient operation of … Continue reading

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16.05.2015

StampNews.com got to know that Austrian Post issued a commemorative stamp dedicating to Maria Schell. This item is a part of the series under the title “Austrians in Hollywood”. The stamp motif dates from 1951. The issue was released and … Continue reading

 
 
16.05.2015

2015 marks the bicentenary of the birth of Saint John Bosco, founder of the Salesian Congregation and the Salesian Family. StampNews.com got to know that he Philatelic and Numismatic Office will celebrate the event with an 80 cent postage stamp … Continue reading

 
 
 
 

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WOPA Stamps is proud to welcome Croatia to the growing list of participating postal administrations available on the site. In just over three years since WOPA was first launched, already 25 administrations have joined WOPA which allows its customers to … Continue reading
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London – Postal Auction 137 closes on Thursday 22nd January 2015 with 6,750 lots going under the hammer. A strong GB section contains over 50 1d blacks, including several multiples, lot 119 being a fine used block of 4, Est. … Continue reading
Submitted on 15.12.2014
 
 
Postal – Apex’s Auction 135 took place at an autumnal Lingfield Park Racecourse on Sunday Nov 16th. With 125 room bidders, swelled by around 400 bidding via post, total realisations exceeded an impressive £350,000. The opening section of 176 World … Continue reading
Submitted on 24.11.2014
 
 
London – Apex Public Auction 135 will be held at Lingfield Park Racecourse on Sunday November 16th with 1150 lots going under the hammer. The sale comprises all world and one country collections (in particular China, Falklands, French Cols, India … Continue reading
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