Miniature Sheet on Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto -Pakistan 2008
Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto (5 Jan 1928 – 04 Apr 1979)was the founder of Pakistan Peoples Party. He was the Fourth President of Pakistan from 1971 to 1973 and 9th Prime Minister of Pakistan from 1973 to 1977. He was executed in 1979.
A Miniature sheet was issued on 04 Apr 2008. The Miniature sheet also features his daughter and Former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.
Miniature Sheet on 75th Anniversary UPU – Philippines 1949
Philippines issued a miniature sheet on 09 Oct 1949 (World Post Day) to commemorate 75 years of UPU. The Imperforate Miniature sheet with three stamps features the Monument of UPU in Berne Switzerland.
Miniature Sheet on Commonwealth Postal Administrations – Jersey 1984
Jersey issued a miniature sheet on Conference of Commonwealth Postal Administrations on Commonwealth Day 12 Mar 1984. It featured Flags of Countries where conference held earlier and Commonwealth on Globe.
The First Postage Stamp of World called Penny Black was issued on 06 May 1840. Kyrgyzstan issued a Miniature sheet with one stamp on 02 Jul 2015 to mark 175th Anniversary of Penny Black. The stamp has a face value of 250.00 Som. The print runs of the Miniature sheet was 10,000 only.
Landmarks of Kyrgyzstan Philately
-The First Postage stamp was issued on 04 Feb 1992.
-The first issue of Kyrgyz Express Post postage stamps was released on 10 Nov 2014.
A FDC with Penny Black Miniature sheet & Miniature Sheet of Kyrgyzstan are listed.
Miniature Sheet of Bangladesh 1999 – 125th Anniversary of UPU
Bangladesh issued a miniature sheet of Four stamps to commemorate 125th Anniversary of UPU. The Miniature sheet was issued on 09 Oct 1999 (World Post Day). It features UPU emblem, A Dak runner, Postal Transport like Postal Van, Motorcycle, MailBoat, Airmail, Railway Mail and Sea Mail.
China hosted the 22nd UPU Congress in Beijing in 1999. It issued a Miniature sheet containing eight stamps on Huangshan mountain on 20 Oct 1997. Each stamp was of 200 Chinese renminbi.
Huangshan is a mountain range in southern Anhui province in eastern China. It is UNESCO World Heritage site and one of China’s main tourist destinations. It was namedHuangshan Mountain (Yellow Mountain) in 747 AD by Imperial order of Tang Dynasty.
The scenes feature on the miniature sheet from Top left to right are
200 ren – Mount Huangshan at Sunrise 200 ren -XIHAI Peaks
200 ren – Flying rock in surging Clouds. 200 ren – Beihai in drifting Clouds
200 ren -Yupping Peak 200 ren – Mystical Stone
200 ren – Tiandu Peak over Clouds 200 ren – Fabied abode of Immortals
140th Anniversary of UPU -Souvenir Sheet Kyrgyzstan 2014
UPU celebrated 140th Anniversary in 2014. Kyrgyzstan issued a Souvenir sheet cum Miniature sheet on 18 Nov 2014 containing one stamp of 700 Kyrgyzstani Som. The miniature sheet features letters, UPU emblem, Peace Doves.
There are eight labels around the Stamp written in eight languages and a statement “Kyrgyz Express Post – second designated postal operator of Kyrgyzstan. UPU IB circular 83 of 21 May 2013”.