CPh members congratulated their outgoing chairman

CPh members congratulated their outgoing chairman

(pcp) For eight years Wolfgang Maassen RDP FRPSL headed the German charter ‘Consilium Philatelicum’ and for almost 20 years he organised more than 60 events worth seeing and experiencing for the aforementioned committee of the BDPh. At the turn of the year 2018/19 he...
AIJP awards patronage to OSTROPA 2020

AIJP awards patronage to OSTROPA 2020

(aijp) From June 25-28, 2020, the Russian House of Science and Culture in Berlin will once again host an International ‘Rank 1’ stamp exhibition. Under the traditional name OSTROPA, collectors from Germany as well as philatelists from various Eastern European...
Literature Exhibition in the Republic of Moldova

Literature Exhibition in the Republic of Moldova

The Association of Philatelists in Chisinau, capital of the Republic of Moldova, invites you to a literature exhibition that will take place from 3 until 20 September 2019. The aforementioned association has been a member of FEPA since last year and also represents...
Stamp commemorates first visit of Pope Francis to North Macedonia

Stamp commemorates first visit of Pope Francis to North Macedonia

(Hysen S. Dizdari AIJP) The postal administration of North Macedonia has issued a postage stamp that commemorates the first visit of Pope Francis to North Macedonia. The stamp was issued op 7 May, inscribed with the text ‘The First Visit of Pope Francis to North...
Specimen box of new Dutch personal stamps auctioned for charity

Specimen box of new Dutch personal stamps auctioned for charity

For the Dutch National Exhibition ‘Gouda 2019’ (17-20 April) Dutch post (PostNL) has produced special coil boxes with personalised stamps. The stamps will be supplied free of charge, along with the exhibition catalogue. Because a first edition of the stamp this was...
POST HORN about to make its international debut

POST HORN about to make its international debut

“POST HORN”, a new international magazine about Postal History, is ready to make its global debut. The editorial board includes Thomas Mathà and Giorgio Migliavacca, as well as chief editor and publisher Claudio E. M. Manzati. The trial issue (“zero number”) will be...
Sex & Crime: Dr. Paul Singer & the auction house Shanahan

Sex & Crime: Dr. Paul Singer & the auction house Shanahan

(cph) Anyone interested in a stunning philatelic thriller is invited to visit the presentation of a new book, written by the philatelic historian and prominent member of Consilium Philatelicum, Wolfgang Maassen RDP. It concerns an exciting book about Paul Singer, an...
King of Sweden opens STOCKHOLMIA 2019

King of Sweden opens STOCKHOLMIA 2019

The STOCKHOLMIA 2019 exhibition is the international celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Royal Philatelic Society London (RPSL) founded in 1869. The exhibition takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden will inaugurate the...
NATIONAL EXHIBITION GOUDA 2019 (NL)

NATIONAL EXHIBITION GOUDA 2019 (NL)

On Thursday 18, Friday 19 and Saturday 20 April 2019, the National Exhibition GOUDA 2019 will be held in the sportscenter ‘De Mammoet’ in Gouda (The Netherlands). It concerns an exhibition in the Categories 1, 2, propaganda and literature. At the same time...
Fresh from the press: MICHEL‘ CEPT Catalogue 2019

Fresh from the press: MICHEL‘ CEPT Catalogue 2019

(Unterschleißheim-PR) Hardly any other collecting field of philately underlines the importance oft he unity of countries and peoples as much as the topic ‘United Europe’, also known as ‘CEPT’. In the recently published catalogue ‘CEPT 2019’ every serious and committed...