15 Nov 2017

SingPost launches Greetings stamp series featuring emoji-style Merlion icons

SingPost’s Greetings set of stamps
Issuance Date: 15 November 2017

SINGAPORE, 15 November 2017 – Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) has released a new set of stamps featuring the Merlion conveying common greetings and phrases emoji-style.

The stamps portray the familiar national symbol depicting 10 everyday expressions in fun and colourful icons.

The Greetings stamp set comes in two denominations: 1st Local (five designs) and 2nd Local (five designs). Pre-cancelled First Day Covers affixed with the complete set of stamps are available at $4.30.

The stamps will go on sale from 15 November 2017 at all post offices and the Singapore Philatelic Museum. They may also be purchased online at https://shop.singpost.com/.

Other Stamp Information

Date of Issue: 15 November 2017
Denominations: 1st Local (5 designs), 2nd Local (5 designs)
Stamp Size: 35mm x 35mm
Perforation: 13
Paper: Unwatermarked
Printing Process: Offset Lithography
Printer: Secura Singapore Pte Ltd
Sheet Content: 10 stamps per sheet (gummed-back and self-adhesive)
Designer: Andy Koh

First Day Cover (without stamps): $0.35*
Pre-cancelled First Day Cover affixed with stamps: $4.30*
Self-adhesive Stamp Booklet (1st Local x 10 stamps): $3.00*
Self-adhesive Stamp Booklet (2nd Local x 10 stamps): $3.70*
Postcard: $1.60
* Prices include GST for purchases within Singapore.

About Singapore Post Limited

For over 150 years, Singapore Post (SingPost) as the country’s postal service provider, has been delivering trusted and reliable services to homes and businesses in Singapore.

Today, SingPost is pioneering and leading in eCommerce logistics as well as providing innovative mail and logistics solutions in Singapore and around the world, with operations in 19 markets.

Building on its trusted communications through domestic and international postal services, SingPost is taking the lead in end-to-end integrated and digital mail solutions. The suite of SingPost eCommerce logistics solutions includes front end web management, warehousing and fulfilment, last mile delivery and international freight forwarding.

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