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The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada!

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Rating: 4.1/5

About the stamp

The stamp depicts and honors the dedication and sacrifice of every single person who has served proudly and bravely for Canada.

This tribute to The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada features 4 soldiers and illustrates the evolution of the Regiment’s uniforms.

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published December 27th, 2012

2012 Year book of Swiss stamps!

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Rating: 3.9/5

The biggest events in the smallest of formats. It is not just a special way to document unique national events, anniversaries and the birthdays of the most famous Swiss celebrities; it also highlights some of the beauty and tradition of our country.

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published December 26th, 2012

China releases an issue about Chinese Merchants!

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Rating: 4.2/5

2012 marks the 140th anniversary of China Merchants Group. Throughout its history spanning three centuries, the prestigious enterprise has blazed a remarkable trail of development.

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published December 25th, 2012

Expo 2012 Yeosu City – South Korea

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Rating: 3.8/5

In May 2012, Yeosu, one of the most beautiful port cities in Korea will bask at the center of the world’s attention.

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published December 24th, 2012

Wildlife Conservation by Israel!

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Rating: 3.8/5

Many wildlife species have become extinct in recent generations and continue to do so, mainly due to man-made hazards.

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published December 23rd, 2012

Commemorative Stamp to Celebrate the 14th European Football Championship!

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Rating: 3.7/5

On the left side of the stamp, based on a design by the graphic artist Attila Elekes, are pictogram-like depictions of typical moves in football, and on the right side there is a football deco-rated with the national colours of the organising countries with a map of Europe in the background.

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published December 23rd, 2012

Isle of Man Lighthouses II – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.8/5

The Engey lighthouse. A lantern was installed in Engey Island in 1870 and lighted when postal vessels were expected.

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published December 22nd, 2012

Stamp dedicated to 150th anniversary of Riga Technical University by Latvian Post

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Rating: 3.7/5

The stamp depicts a part of the RTU main building, the university coat of arms, and a student cap in the traditional RTU colors.

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published December 22nd, 2012

60th Ann Of The European Court Of Justice by Luxembourg!

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Rating: 3.8/5

At the time of the creation of the European Community of Coal & Steel Court of Justice in 1952, the town of Luxembourg put the Villa Vauban at the disposition of the newly created institution in order to set up there the offices of the seven judges and two prosecuting lawyers.

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published December 21st, 2012

The United Nations celebrates the Year of the Snake!

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Rating: 3.7/5

On 28 January 2013, UNPA will issue a Chinese lunar calendar personalized stamp sheet celebrating the “Year of the Snake”.

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published December 21st, 2012

Most beautiful SEPAC stamp winner is Faroes

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Rating: 4.4/5

The vote for the most beautiful 2011 SEPAC stamp has been decided.  The Faroese stamp “Drangurin i Sundinum” won an overwhelming victory with 50.5 per cent of the votes,. The Åland Islands placed second with 11 per cent of the votes, while Iceland and Guernsey shared the third place with 8.2 per cent of the votes.

We congratulate the Faroe Islands on their victory. For more information about the winning stamp, please visit the website of Posta Stamps or WOPA Stamps

Three lucky winners have been selected from all the voters:

1st prize, a year pack from all participating SEPAC countries, was won by

Vincent Soubeyran from Luxembourg.

2nd prize, seven year packs to be selected freely from the (read more)

published December 20th, 2012