The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a set of stamps showcasing the different landmarks in Taguig City, which through the various achievements of its local government named for itself the title of "Global City."... Read More | Share it now!

Stamps featuring the “Global City.”

The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a set of stamps showcasing the different landmarks in Taguig City, which through the various achievements of its local government named for itself the title of "Global City."

Kind of Issue: Special
Denomination and Quantity: P7.00 – – – 151,000 ( 4 designs )
Date of Issue: June 5, 2009
Last Day of Sale: June 4, 2010 (as stocks allow)
Sheet Composition: 40 (4x 10)
Size of Stamps: 40mmx 30mm
Perforation: 14
Printing Process: Litho-Offset ( 4 colors)
Paper: Amstar Company, Inc.
Designer: Mimmon Vicente
Layout Artist: Victorino Z. Serevo
Design Coordinator: Elenita D.L. San Diego
Alina Sumulong
Designs: Ma. Theresa Galang
Taguig City landmarks

TAGUIG CITY HALL – Taguig seat of government was originally situated in Brgy. Sta. Ana and was later transferred to Brgy. Tuktukan in the early 1970s. After enduring various calamities throughout its 20-year history, the building then suffered severe structural damages. In2003, the Taguig Municipal Hall underwent a major facelift, through the initiatives of current mayor Sigfrido Tinga. The newly-renovated building was inaugurated on April 24, 2004,in time with Taguig's 4l7th Founding Anniversary.On December 8 of the same year, Taguig was declared a city, by virtue of Comelec's en banc decision confirming the results of the 1998 plebescite and ratifuing its conversation from municipality to a highly urbanized city. Read more

 

 

Stamps and Offrcial First Day Covers will be available starting June 5, 2009 at the Postage and Philatelic Department, Door 203, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila and at all Regional Offices of the Philippine Postal Corporation.

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