Press releases

UNIVERSITY POLITEHNICA OF BUCHAREST, TWO CENTURIES OF EDUCATION AND INNOVATION

Romfilatelia meets the desires of science enthusiasts by introducing into circulation on Tuesday, June 18th, the postage stamps issue University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest, two centuries of education and innovation. The issue contents a perforated souvenir sheet with a stamp that has a face value of Lei 28.50, illustrating the bust of the statue of Gheorghe Lazar, the founder of the first Romanian technical school.…

MELLIFEROUS FLOWERS

Romfilatelia meets the desires of flora enthusiasts by introducing into circulation on Tuesday, June 11th, the postage stamps issue of “Melliferous flowers”. The melliferous flora represents the total of melliferous plants in the flying range of the bees, the apiculture having the objective of studying the bees and achieving an as large and diversified as possible production of honey, the symbiotic relationship between the…

MARTYR BISHOPS IN THE ORDER OF SAINTS

Romfilatelia puts into circulation the postage stamp issue entitled “Martyr Bishops in the Order of Saints”, dedicated to the beatification of seven Romanian Greek Catholic martyrs, by His Holiness Pope Francis, on the occasion of his visit to Blaj, on June 2nd this year. Since 1948, the Communist regime has outlawed the Greek Catholic Church. Consequently, the Romanian Greek Catholic bishops, priests or church-goers,…

2019 ROMANIA-VATICAN JOINT ISSUE. THE APOSTOLIC VISIT OF POPE FRANCIS TO ROMANIA.

Romfilatelia, in partnership with the Vatican Post Office, will put in circulation on Friday, May 31st, 2019, the common issue of postage stamps named “2019 Romania-Vatican Joint Stamp Issue. The Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis to Romania”. The issue is made up of a valuable souvenir sheet, with the face value of RON 11.50. The visit will take place under the motto “Let’s Go…

PEAFOWLS

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation a postage stamps issue with the title “Peafowls””, on Friday, May 17th, current year. The Peafowls theme fits into the preferences of postage stamps collectors and this new issue will complete their collections with the images of four special specimens of the species. Peafowls are named in the Indian mythology the “the gods’ vehicles”, because the legend says that Shiva’s…

WELCOME TO ROMANIA!

Welcome to Romania! A traditional greeting addressed to guests eager to experience the natural, spiritual, historical and architectural beauties of Romania. Romfilatelia introduces into circulation a postage stamps issue with the title of the aforementioned wish, on Thursday, May 9th, current year, date coinciding with Europe Day, also celebrated in Romania, as a State of the European Union. On the postage stamp with the…

ALEXANDRU ROMALO, 200th ANNIVERSARY OF HIS BIRTH

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation on Tuesday, 7 May 2019, a anniversary postage stamps issue entitled Alexandru Romalo, 200th, anniversary of his birth, consisting of a perforated souvenir sheet having a postage stamp with a face value of lei 28.50. The design alongside the image of the postage stamp illustrates in facsimile the front page of the “Official Gazette” (“Monitorul Oficial”), in which the law…

PROTECTED FAUNA IN ROMANIA

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Thursday, 25th of April 2019, the postage stamps issue “Protected Fauna in Romania”. Global warming, human intervention on nature, including the destruction of habitats of wild animals, excessive hunting, have made dozens of animal species disappear over the last century. Romania comprises over its territory three types of geographical areas: the plain, the hill and the mountain area. Because…

GRAMPET GROUP, PROVEN LEADER IN THE EUROPEAN RAILWAY INDUSTRY FOR THE PAST 20 YEARS

The history of the railway, used as an ordered public transport, began in the year 1825, when George Stephenson built the locomotive equipped with a steam engine for Stockton-Darlington (England) railroad. After more than 50 years, Werner von Siemens presented in Berlin the first passengers train whose liner was towed by an electric locomotive. On the territory of Romania, the first railway was inaugurated…

EUROPE 2019. NATIONAL BIRDS

Birds are the object of great interest on the part of human being, both for their pleasant appearance, the vivid color, the varied color of the feather, the melodious song, but also for their customs of great originality. This contributes to the great weight that birds have among the vertebrates, being more numerous in Romania, as species and individuals, than all others in one…