Stamps on Asia Cup Cricket – Bangladesh 1988

Stamps on Asia Cup Cricket – Bangladesh 1988

The 2018 Asia Cup Cricket presently underway in United Arab Emirates is the 14th Edition of Asia Cup Cricket. This edition is ODI format (50 Over ).India defeated Pakistan by 8 Wickets and the tournament has now progressed to Super 4’s stage.

The 1988 Asia Cup (also Known as Wills Asia Cup) was held in Bangladesh from 27 Oct to 04 Nov 1988 under the aegis of Asian Cricket Council. Four teams participated in the tournament. Bangladesh was the host nation but was still an Associate member of ICC.The Matches were played in Dhaka and Chittagong.

India defeated Sri Lanka in the final played in Bangabandhu National Stadium Dhaka on 04 Nov 1988.

Bangladesh issued a set of three stamps 10 Taka (Bowler in action) ,5 Taka (Batsman in action) and 1 Taka (Wicket-Keeper in action).The stamps were issued on 27 Oct 1988.

A FDC is listed

FDC BDESH ASIA CUP CRICKET 1988
FDC BANGLADESH ASIA CUP CRICKET 1988

Stamps on South Asia Tourism Year – Bangladesh 2005

Stamps on South Asia Tourism Year – Bangladesh 2005

The Year 2005 was celebrated as South Asia Tourism  Year and Bangladesh issued a stamp on 01 Feb 2005 to commemorate this event.

A FDC is listed.

Note :- The Spellings of Tourism on the Cover and Stamp differ. On stamp it is printed as “Tourisam”

FDC BDESH TOURISM
FIRST DAY COVER -BANGLADESH 2005 SOUTH ASIA TOURISM YEAR

Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps -2011

Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps -2011

A set of Four stamps issued on 21 Jul 2011 on Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps . Ektara,Dotara,Sarangi.

BDESH MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
BANGLADESH MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 2011

First Day Cover Bangladesh – Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II Coronation – 1977

First Day Cover Bangladesh – Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth Coronation – 1977

A set of three stamps issued by Bangladesh on 07 Feb 1977 to commemorate Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II coronation.

FDC BDESH QE II
FIRST DAY COVER BANGLADESH 1977 – SILVER JUBILEE QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION.

Special Cover Bangladesh 2009 – Total Solar Eclipse

Special Cover Bangladesh 2009 – Total Solar Eclipse

Bangladesh issued a Special Cover on 22 Jul 2009 on the Total Solar Eclipse .Two stamps on Year Of Astronomy 2009 featuring Andromeda Galaxy and Galilean Telescope were used in the cover.

FDC BANGLADESH SOLAR ECLIPSE 2009
SPECIAL COVER – BANGLADESH SOLAR ECLIPSE 2009

 

 

Stamps on Bangladesh Television – 1989

Stamps on Bangladesh Television – 1989

Pakistan Television started broadcasting in 1964 in what was East Pakistan .The name was changed to Bangladesh Television in 1971.The first color broadcast started in 1980 and BTV World started in 2004.

A Set of two stamps were issued on 25 Dec 1989 to mark Silver Jubilee of Bangladesh Television (BTV). A FDC is listed.

FDC BANGLADESH TV SJ 89
FDC BANGLADESH 1989 -SILVER JUBILEE BANGLADESH TELEVISION

Islamic Development Bank -Stamps of Bangladesh 1985

Islamic Development Bank -Stamps of Bangladesh 1985

Bangladesh issued a set of two stamps to mark the 9th Annual Meeting of Islamic Development Bank held at Dhaka in 1985. It was founded in 1973 and has 57 members with headquarters in Saudi Arabia.

The stamps were issued on 02 Feb 1985  and FDC is listed.

FDC BANGLADESH ISLAMIC DEVP
FDC BANGLADESH 1985 – ANNUAL MEETING ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT BANK