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We hurries to let our readers know that Canada Post unveiled two kinds of coil stamps along with a special fabric souvenir sheet to honour Maple Leafs’ storied history as enduring Canadian icon.


We would like to share the latest auction news with our readers. New Brunswick’s Eastern Auctions will offer a complete set of imperforate corner blocks from the 1962 Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang issue on its Nov. 3-4 sale.


On 4 April, H.S.H. Prince Albert II launched the 2017–2020 Monaco Explorations initiative , reviving, after a gap of 120 years, the maritime scientific explorations pioneered by His great-great-grandfather Prince Albert I. On this occasion Monaco Post has released three special stamps in a form of a souvenir sheet that is highly recommended to all collectors.


We invite each devoted stamp collector to get acquainted with this a cross-Atlantic airplane adventure that is firmly connected with philately!


We are excited to let our readers know that Correos has issued a Premium Sheet celebrating the strength of Spanish traditions; in this case, traditional dances. The Sheet is presented as a die-cut guitar shape, and when opened, plays a traditional Spanish melody. It is decorated with an illustration of dancers’ legs in traditional stockings and espadrilles.


As the year 2016 comes to a close, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost), released its “Year of the Rooster stamps” for 2017’s Chinese New Year. The souvenir sheet of two stamps is red and gold with special embellishments of gold foil and 3D embossing. We invite stamps enthusiasts to appreciate the original design of these bright philatelic items.


We welcome our readers to celebrate the end of the Year of the Monkey and the beginning of the Year of the Rooster with this colourful stamp. Designed by Paprika and featuring calligraphy by Order of Ontario recipient Albert Ng, the stamp features a stylized rooster, its chest proudly puffed out, created out of wavy gold lines. In the lower right corner is the Chinese character ji, meaning rooster. The words also appear vertically in both French and English.


We are glad to introduce to our readers’ attention the latest auction Spink auction results. This piece of info concerns a 1917 Italian post offices in China cover that starred in Spink’s November 10 Collector’s Series sale with a final bid of US$65,230.


Yello is a Swiss electronic band consisting of Dieter Meier and Boris Blank. The band is known for their 1985 single “Oh Yeah“ which featured in the films Ferris Bueller‘s Day Off, The Secret of My Success, American Pie Presents.


Religious and civil traditions have been upheld for centuries in the Principality. They are sometimes linked, rites and ceremonies being accompanied by popular festivities.


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  • The 1917 Italian post offices in China cover sold for US$65,000 at Spin

    11/18/2016 more

    Yello as one of the most successful Swiss bands

    11/11/2016 more
  • Christmas welcomed by Monaco Post. Special nativity stamp released

    11/05/2016 more

    Srbuhi Tyusab as the first Western Armenian publicist. Special stamp released by HayPost

    11/01/2016 more

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