Stamps featuring the Yuchengco Group of Companies

The Philippine Postal Corporation is coming up with the 100 Years of Yuchengco Group of Companies (YGC) stamps, which will be issued on July 20, 2011. It is classified as a “Commemorative” kind of issue with a denomination of P 7.00 and quantity of 150,000 pieces.

Kind of Issue: Commemorative
Denomination & Quantity: Php7.00 / 150,000 pieces
Date of Issue:  July 20, 2011
Last Day of Sale : July 19, 2012 (as stocks allow)
Sheet Composition: 40
Size of Stamp : 40 mm x 30 mm
Perforation: 14
Printing Process: Litho-Offset (4 colors)
Paper: Imported Unwatermarked
Printer: Amstar Company, Inc.
Designer:   Philippine Integrated Advertising Agency, Inc.
Design Coordinator: Dr. Ngo Tiong Tak
Victorino Serevo
Designs: The YGC Centennial Commemorative Stamp is a juxtaposition of the “old” and the “new”. At the rightmost lower portion is an artist’s sketch of the old China Insurance & Surety Co. building in Gandara Street. China Insurance is the
precursor of Malayan Insurance Co., Inc., one of the pioneering businesses of the YGC.

The upper portion showcases the twin towers of RCBC Plaza, the headquarters of the Yuchengco Group, and is recognized to be one of the Philippines’ most modern and advanced office buildings.

The left most portion is the Centennial Logo of YGC.

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