27.06.2016

From the 10th of June to the 10th of July 2016 France is hosting the final phase of the Championship of European Footballing Nations, for the third time after 1960 and 1984; when they became the European champions for the … Continue reading

 
 
26.06.2016

Yoga Indian stamps are very popular in the world of philately. That is the reason why India Post has issued a second stamp issue picturing Yoga. These are Surya Namaskar Stamps that aim to commemorate 2nd International Day of Yoga, … Continue reading

 
 
25.06.2016

Monaco is a land of culture and creativity. With its symphony orchestra, opera and ballet companies, theatre and avant-garde facilities, the Principality has built an excellent reputation. One of the greatest cultural establishments of this country is considered to be … Continue reading

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24.06.2016

The Apex Public Auction 149 takes place this July at the famous Lingfield park Racecourse in Surrey. This will be the second of three auctions held at the venue by Apex this year, and promises to be a popular event … Continue reading

 
 
23.06.2016

There are 14 species of terrestrial carnivorous mammals in Portugal. In general, most are ubiquitous and generic, such as foxes or genets, living in different habitats. The disparate set of animals stamps issued by Portugal Post is the fact that … Continue reading

 
 
22.06.2016

StampNews.com hurries to inform our readers the latest news from New York-2016 world philately expo and the HayPost‘s success in this great philatelic event. The Armenian collection with stamps from 2013, 2014 and 2015, presented by HayPost, took the second … Continue reading

 
 
22.06.2016

Since the first Olympic Games of the modern era held in 1896, until today’s XXXI Olympiad, this sports event represents the biggest international sports competition of our times. Under the slogan Citius, Altius, Fortius – faster, higher, stronger, athletes from all over the … Continue reading

 
 
21.06.2016

The Battle of the Somme started in July 1st 1916. It lasted until November 1916. For many people, the Battle of the Somme was the battle that symbolised the horrors of warfare in World War One; this one battle had … Continue reading

 
 
21.06.2016

StampNews.com hurries to inform our readers that Magyar Posta has introduced a special miniature sheet of four stamps with a surcharge to support youth stamp collecting. The new issue portrays some of the outstanding figures, inventions and vehicles from the … Continue reading

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20.06.2016

Many of the stamps developed by Australia Post for the Australian Antarctic Territory (AAT) stamp issue program have featured famous expeditions and those associated with them. StampNews.com is glad to inform all philately enthusiasts that Australia Post has prepared for … Continue reading

 
 
20.06.2016

The Serbian Post Offices Act came into force on 1st May 1866 and laid foundations for postal stamps issues that remain popular till today. To commemorate this important philatelic event Serbian Post has released two stamps depicting the famous examples … Continue reading

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19.06.2016

The Summer Olympics constitute the largest event of any kind in the world. The 31st modern Olympiad will commence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 5, 2016. This marks the first time that the Olympics have been hosted in … Continue reading

 
 
18.06.2016

European football championship 2016 in France promises to be one of the greatest sporting events of this year. StampNews.com is glad to inform a special stamp by Magyar Posta that feature graphic compositions related to this kind of sport. The … Continue reading

 
 
17.06.2016

The Sibiu International Theatre Festival, the most important theatre and performing arts festival in Romania, supports a creative dialogue at a European and international level. The festival aims to promote Romanian and international theatrical creations of the highest quality by … Continue reading

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16.06.2016

StampNews.com has received an interesting info for every creative and imaginative stamp enthusiast: the organizers of Pafos2017 and the Cyprus Post have issued a calling for artists as they look to launch a new series of commemorative stamps ahead of … Continue reading

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16.06.2016

The connection between humans and ancient dogs (which evolved from wolves) began thousands of years ago. These dogs helped humans hunt and protected them and their possessions. This special bond has continued to grow stronger ever since. To underline the … Continue reading

 
 
15.06.2016

StampNews.com hurries to inform our readers that Latvijas Pasts has issued a block of two stamps and a special cover dedicated to mass deportations of Latvia‘s people on June 14, 1941 and to pay the tribute to the memory of … Continue reading

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15.06.2016

The culture of Jersey is the culture of the Bailiwick of Jersey. It offers an arts and culture scene that is unlike any other. From its award-winning theaters and magnificent performing arts centers, to its unique museums and music venues, … Continue reading

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14.06.2016

Philippine National Bank (PNB), one of the country‘s largest private local commercial banks celebrates its Centennial. On this occasion the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) issues four special stamps that were designed by young artists who recently won the On- the Spot … Continue reading

 
 
14.06.2016

The International Folklore Festival Strážnice is in its 70th year and runs concurrently with the Folklore Festival Strážnice for Children in this South Moravian town. Authentic folklore is presented alongside artistic and stylized interpretations in some 30 events held in … Continue reading

 
 
 
 

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The Apex Public Auction 149 takes place this July at the famous Lingfield park Racecourse in Surrey. This will be the second of three auctions held at the venue by Apex this year, and promises to be a popular event … Continue reading
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The Adidas jersey that was worn by the Rugby World Cup-winning All Blacks in 2015 is a winner for a second time – now taking the coveted Supreme Award at the 2016 New Zealand Pride In Print Awards. The New … Continue reading
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SPINK USA | Spink are delighted to announce the final part in this summer trifecta of sales in New York; the Stefano Fantaroni Collection of the Kingdom of Italy taking place on the 8th June 2016. The Stefano Fantaroni Collection … Continue reading
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The Apex Postal Auction 147 on April 21st achieved sales of £180,000 with plenty of impressive realisations. Highlights of the GB section included a hammer price of £4500 for lot 534, the 1887 used £1 green with inverted watermark [only … Continue reading
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