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|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset ( 4 colors)|
|Paper:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
|Layout Artist:||Victorino Z. Serevo|
Elenita D.L. San Diego
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.