San Salvador, June 25, 2014. Post of Salvador performed the launching of Stamps in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of Founding of the National Association Order of Malta and El Salvador. Issue held in both states this very day.
The event was chaired by Ambassador of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Doña María Emerica Cortese; Director General of Posts and other memorable guests. This issue consists of 59,200 stamps, they will travel through 192 countries around the world, the series consists of two designs: The first contains the image of the Rosales National Hospital of the institutions benefiting from the different contributions of the Association; the second is the image of the front of the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta reminding. These designs were prepared by Mr. Saul Salamanca, Head of Department Graphic Design, the Stamps have a value of $ 0.20 each and the first day costs about $ 3.00.
The Stamps aim to publicize the work of the National Association of El Salvador Malta Order founded in 1974, its first project was the care Clinic "San Vicente de Paul" located in the city of Santa Tecla, in goal of providing primary health care to low-income Salvadorans.