Press releases

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…

THE CONSTITUTION OF ROMANIA, GUARANTOR OF THE ROMANIAN CITIZENS’ RIGHTS

Having as its objective a premiere theme related to the Romanian Constitution, the fundamental rights and freedoms section, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Monday, April 8th, current year, the postage stamps issue “The Constitution of Romania, Guarantor of the Romanian Citizens’ Rights”. It is an issue that is part of the Centenary of Romania celebration and the national and international historical events that made…

ROMANIAN COLLECTIONS PLATEAUS / TRIVETS (II)

Romfilatelia continues the series of „Romanian Collections” postage stamp issues, this time with topic „Plateaus / Trivets (II)”. The issue consists of six stamps and an imperforated souvenir sheet, on which trivets, a generic name designating the stands with more than three legs, as well as those with one leg and one base, from the 19th-20th centuries are represented. These exhibits belonging to a…

THE HOLY EASTER 2019

Easter, the Christian holiday that calls on people to take the Holy Light, brings the unique joy of the Resurrection, but also rituals and religious traditions. Among which that of the salute known by even the youngest ones: Christ is risen! Truly He is risen! On the last night of their bondage in Egypt, the Jews followed the command of the Lord, sacrificing a…

CECILIA CUTESCU-STORCK, 140TH ANNIVERSARY OF HER BIRTH

The postage stamp issue “Cecilia Cutescu-Storck 140th anniversary of her birth”, which Romfilatelia will introduce into circulation on Thursday, March 14th, is dedicated to the celebration of the life and personality of the first female professor of decorative arts in Romania, also noted as the first female teacher at a State Art University in Europe. She saw daylight on March 14th, 1879, in Caineni…