Pakistan – Belarus Joint Issue – National Parks -2016
Pakistan issued a set of se-tenant stamps as a Joint issue with Belarus. The Theme of Joint issue was National Parks . Both the stamps had a face value of Rupees Twenty each.
Saiful -Muluk National Park Pakistan-The park was created in 2003 and centred around Saiful Muluk alpine Lake. It is located in Kaghan Valley in Khyber Northern Pakistan.The flora includes sub alpine conifer forests and fauna includes Snow leopard,Asiatic Black bear Indian Leopard and Lynx.
Narachanski National Park Belarus.-It is centred around Lake Narach .The fauna found here includes Red Deer, European Badger, raccoon dog,fishes and 200 plus species of Birds like Osprey and Common crane.
Joint Issue Stamps – France -Philippines-Paintings 2017
France issued a set of Two stamps and a Miniature sheet on 26 Jun 2017 to commemorate 70 Years of Diplomatic relations between France and Philippines. The Stamps featured paintings of Jacques Villon & Macario Vitalis.
Jacques Villon (1875-1963) was a French Painter and Printmaker associated with Cubist movement.
Macario Vitalis (1898-1990) was a Filipino painter whose famous works include ‘A Marina”.
Portugal -Vietnam Joint Issue Stamps – 2016 – Art Pottery
Portugal & Vietnam issued a set of Two stamps on 01 Jul 2016 as a Joint celebrating 500 Years of Trade between Portugal and Vietnam . The Stamps designs feature Flags of both the countries, A panorama of Hoi An City and Lisbon and ceramic artifact of each country.
One of the stamp features Vietnamese Chu Dau Pottery – A white Garlic shaped vase dating back to 1450 AD and having Lotus & Daisy Patterns.This is against the backdrop of blue ocean and panorama of Hoi An ancient city. The vase is currently on display in Topkapi Museum in Turkey.
The other stamp shows a 16th century Portuguese Ceramic plate set against blue ocean and Panorama of coastal city of ancient Lisbon.
A FDC from Portugal and stamps of Vietnam are listed.
First Day Covers India 2018 – Joint Issue India-Iran
A set of two stamps on was issued by India Post on 17 Feb 2018 as India – Islamic Republic of Iran Joint Issue.The theme of issue was sea ports of both countries.The Five Rupees stamp shows Shahid Beheshti Port of Iran and Twenty Five Rupees stamp shows Deendayal Port Kandla of India . A FDC with stamps is listed.
India issued two stamps and a Miniature sheet on 25 Jan 2018 which was a Joint Issue with Vietnam. The theme of Issue was Ancient Architecture .The Rupees 25 stamp shows Sanchi Stupa ( A Buddhist Monument in Sanchi Madhya Pradesh India ) and Five rupees stamp features Pho Minh Pagoda ( Buddhist Temple north of Nam Dinh City ) at Vietnam.
Joint Issue of Stamps on Flowers– Pakistan – Singapore 2016.
Pakistan and Singapore issued a set of two stamps as a Joint issue on 18 Oct 2016. The theme was Flowers. The two flowers on stamps are
Vanda Miss Joaquim – Singapore – It is also known as Singapore orchid andwas chosen as National Flower of Singapore from among 40 flowers on 15 Apr 1981 and the variety “Agnes” was chosen for its vibrant colors ,hardiness and resilience-that reflect Singapore spirit.
Jasmine –Pakistan– Jasmine is a genus of shrubs and vines in the olive family. It is the National flower of Pakistan. Its flamboyant white flowers and scent is ideal for moon gardens.