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This site will remain accessible until at least end of 2022, but not updated anymore. It will be erased when all the archived information will have been completely transfered to the new site.

New Issues 2016 (July - September)

This page collects only issues released during the year 2016, period July to September. 

As it is not such obvious as it looks to find this information, this list is probably not yet complete. In certain countries, joint issues are often announced on the day of the issue and sometimes it takes months before this information and the corresponding stamps reach us. Data on missing issues or supplementary information, particularly for countries, which are producing joint issues exceptionally, will be highly appreciated.

Most recent update of this section on February 20, 2017.

2016 (July 1) - [T20160701]
Portugal - Vietnam
500 years of friendly relationship. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. A, faience plate with feminine figure, produced in Portugal with oriental influence, first half of 16th century; B, faience jar from the Bui Thi Hy Vietnamese era (1420-1499). Multicolored.
2 stamps per country - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (July 9) - [P20160709]
Croatia (July 7) - Cyprus (July 8) - France - Greece (July 8) - Lebanon - Malta - Morocco (September 22) - Palestine (July 3) - Portugal - Slovenia
Euromed: Fishes of the Mediterranean Sea. Parallel issue [P1].
Different stamps. Reproduction of different species of fishes. Some symbolic representations. Multicolored.
1 stamp per country except Portugal (4 stamps and one souvenir sheet with 4 stamps) - FDCs

2016 (July 18) - [T20160718]
Croatia - Slovenia
150th Anniversary of the Battle of Lissa (or battle of Vis in Croatian). Twin issue [T1].
Identical souvenir sheets with one stamp. Representation of the battle; “Sinking of the Re d’Italia”, painting from Carl-Frederick Sorensen (1818-1879); in the margin portrait of Austrian Commander Wilhelm von Tegetthoff (1827-1871), painting from Georg Decker (1819-1894). Multicolored.
1 souvenir sheet per country - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (August 3) - [T20160803]
Bahrein (August 6) - Egypt - Iraq (September 5) - Jordan - Lebanon (November 4) - Oman () - Palestine (August 3 and October 7) - Qatar (September 25) - Tunisia - United Arab Emirates (August 21)
2016 Arab Postal Day. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Two stamps: world and covers. Multicolored.
2 stamps per country, most of them se-tenant - miniature sheets with up to 10 pairs - FDCs

2016 (August 5) - [T20160805]
Thailand - Vietnam
40th anniversary of relationship. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Traditional puppetry of Vietnam and Thailand: A, legend of Hoan Kiem Lake where Le Loi returned his magic sword to the Golden Turtle after his forces defeated the Ming Chinese army in 1428; B, Thailand’s folk puppet play, Hun Krabrok, by King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Multicolored.
2 stamps per country, se-tenant for Thailand - Vietnam issued also imperforated stamps, a souvenir sheet with two pairs of stamps and a miniature sheet - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (September 5) - [T20160905a]
Croatia - Hungary
450th anniversary of the battle of Siget. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. A, Painting ‘Zrinski’s Charge from the Siget Fortress’, oil on canvas, Déri Museum, Hungary; B, coat of arms of the town of Siget/Szigetvar. Multicolored.
1 souvenir sheet with two stamps per country - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (September 5) - [T20160905b]
Czech Republic (September 7) - Liechtenstein
Paintings. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Gerard (Gerrit) Dou (1613-1675), painting: "Young woman on a balcony"; Gift from Prince John II of Liechtenstein to the Czech National Gallery. Multicolored.
One stamp and one miniature sheet with 4 stamps per country - FDCs - mixed FDC - mixed maxi-card - special mixed folder

2016 (September 5) - [T20160905c]
Hungary - Turkey (September 7)
Battle of Siget (1566). Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps and souvenir sheets. A, B, Statues of Miklós Zrínyi and Suleiman the Magnificent by the sculptor Metin Yurdanur in the Hungarian-Turkish Friendship Park in Szigetvár (Siget). Background of the souvenir sheet: map of Szigetvár from the period. Multicolored.
1 souvenir sheet with two stamps per country - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (September 8) - [T20160908]
Belarus - Moldova
Traditional crafts: Woodworking. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Artistic processing of wood. Multicolored.
2 stamps per country - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (September 8) - [P20160908]
Czech Republic - United Nations
Czech Republic. Parallel issue [P1].
Similar design stamps, but all pictures are different. Photographs Czech towns: A, Lednice-Valtice; B, Prague; C, Kromeriz; D, Lednice-Valtice; E, Prague; F, Olomouc; G, Kutna Hora; H, Cesky-Krumlov. Multicolored.
2 stamps per office and country, all different - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (September 13) - [T20160913a]
Bulgaria - Israel
Migrating birds. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Storks; a flying stork transmitting to a satellite. Multicolored.
1 stamp per country with and without tab for Israel - FDCs - mixed FDC - mixed souvenir leaf (Israel)

2016 (September 13) - [T20160913b]
Luxemburg - Vatican
350 years since Virgin Mary was elected patroness of the City of Luxemburg. Twin issue [T1].
Identical stamps. Statue of the Virgin Mary; miniature sheet of 4 stamps with the representation of the altar containing the statue in the middle of the sheet. Multicolored.
One stamp also as miniature sheet with 4 stamps per country - FDCs - mixed FDC

2016 (September 22) - [T20160922]
Azerbaijan - Bulgaria
Heydar Aliyev Foundation - Architectural and Historical Reserve Trapezitza. Twin issue [T1].
Identical souvenir sheets. Fortification of Tsarevetz hill; Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria. Preservation and renewal of architectural museum complex "Trapezitsa" located in Great Tirniv (Velikiy Tirniv), Bulgary. The entire scope of work is financially supported by Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Azerbaijan. Multicolored.
One souvenir sheet with one stamp per country - FDCs - mixed FDC


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