Press releases

FLORISTIC PATRIMONY OF ROMANIA

Romfilatelia dedicates to the pasionates of Flora a new postage stamps issue entitled “Floristic patrimony of Romania”, that will be introduced into circulation on Thursday, August 8th, this year. Within the issue, consisting of 6 postage stamps and two First Day Covers, were selected rare, delicate and aesthetic flowers with a special colour from Romania’s floristic patrimony. Blagay’s Daphne – Daphne blagayana is depicted…

SIMONA HALEP, THE ROMANIAN TENNIS AMBASSADOR

To honour the performance of a great tennis player and, particularly, the victory at Wimbledon on July 13th, 2019, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Friday, 26th of July, 2019, the postage stamps issue Simona Halep, the Romanian tennis ambassador, compound of one perforated souvenir sheet and one imperforated souvenir sheet. On the stamp of the souvenir sheet is illustrated the image of      Simona Halep…

ROMANIAN POSTAGE STAMP DAY SEALS OF THE ROMANIAN RULERS

On the occasion of the “Romanian postage stamp day” on July 15, 2019 Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamps issue with the theme “Seals of the Romanian rulers”. The four stamps illustrate images of the wax seals that belonged to the Rulers Alexander the Good (1400-1432), Stephen the Great (1457-1504), Vasile Lupu (1634-1653) and Petru Rares (1527-1538; 1541-1546). The stamp that has the…

50 YEARS SINCE MAN’S FIRST STEP ON THE MOON

Romfilatelia meets the desires of astrophilately enthusiasts by introducing into circulation on Thursday, July 11th, the postage stamps issue 50 Years since Man’s First Step on the Moon. Man’s dream has always been to reach the Moon and discover the mysteries of the celestial body of the Earth, Jules Verne being the first to imagine it with incredible accuracy, in his work “From the…

1919, THE END OF WORLD WAR I

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation on Tuesday, July 9th a postage stamps issue with a historical subject: 1919, The End of World War I, materialized in the form of a perforated souvenir sheet with a stamp that has a face value of Lei 28.50. The graphic alongside the image of the postage stamp replicates the painting depicting the reception of King Ferdinand and Queen Mary…

THE INTERNATIONAL DANUBE DAY. DANUBE IN ROMANIAN PAINTING

On June 29th 1994, Romania was signing in Sofia, alongside other Danubian countries and the European Commission, the Convention for the Protection of the Danube River. Ten years later, in 2004, the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River decided to celebrate the Danube Day on June 29th. For thousands of years Europe has been crossed by its most famous river, which…

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…