Archive for September, 2017

Singapore – Indonesia Joint Stamp Issue

September 6th, 2017

A set of 2 stamps and a miniature sheet will be issued on 7 September 2017 to mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and Indonesia, a significant milestone for both countries. Singapore and Indonesia enjoy a close and warm relationship with collaborations in many sectors.

The Coral Reef theme was chosen to signify the diversity in our relationship and how we are linked by a common marine landscape.

First day covers for the stamp set and miniature sheet will be available.

150th Anniversary of the First Postage Stamp Issued in Singapore

September 6th, 2017

On 1 September 1867, stamps of India overprinted with a crown and various rates of postage were released becoming the first postage stamps of the Straits Settlements. This stamp issue is released to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the First Postage Stamp Issued in Singapore.

First day covers, presentation packs and a special collection comprising of a set of Singapore and Malaysia Stamps were also available.