Press releases

ROMANIA, 65 YEARS IN THE UNESCO. DANUBE DELTA, 30 YEARS IN THE UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Tuesday, July 27th this year, the postage stamps issue Romania, 65 years in the UNESCO. Danube Delta, 30 years in the UNESCO World Heritage. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was established in 1945. Since July 27th, 1956, Romania is one of the UNESCO members. One of UNESCO’s missions is to select and include on the…

SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES, TOKYO 2020

On the occasion of the most looked-for sports event of the year 2021, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Friday, 23rd July, this year, the postage stamps issue Summer Olympics Games, Tokyo 2020. In Tokyo 2020, the summer edition of the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, the first in history to be postponed, around 100 athletes under the colours of the Romanian tricolour will attack…

ROMANIAN POSTAGE STAMP DAY SEALS OF THE ROMANIAN RULERS (II)

Continuing a theme initiated in the year 2019, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Thursday, July 15th this year, the postage stamps issue Seals of the Romanian Rulers (II). The documents drafted and written on paper or parchment, issued by the royal chancelleries of the Romanian Principalities, were validated, besides the holographic signatures, by the use of seals of different sizes. The royal seals usually…

ION D. BERINDEI, 150 YEARS SINCE BIRTH

  Romfilatelia introduces into circulation on Friday, July 2nd this year, the postage stamps issue Ion D. Berindei, 150 years since birth, dedicated to one of the great architects of Romania, author of some buildings that still represent true ornaments of the built heritage of our country. Son of the architect Dimitrie Berindey (1831-1884), Ion D. Berindei (Berindey) (1871-1928) graduated from the School of…

BICENTENARY OF TUDOR VLADIMIRESCU’S REVOLUTION

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Tuesday, June 22nd this year, the postage stamps issue entitled “Tudor Vladimirescu’s Revolution, 200 Years”, dedicated to a historical moment and an exceptional personality: the Revolution of 1821 and its leader, Tudor Vladimirescu. Although defeated by the Ottoman military forces, the revolutionary movement of 1821 was of paramount importance for the modern history of Romania, as it put an…

THE MAN AND THE DOG, THE STRONGEST FRIENDSHIP

The most beautiful stories that we meet in our childhood are those that tell us about the friendship between man and animal. From here come the most valuable lessons about loyalty, trust, sacrifice and unconditional love. No connection between man and another species has been so much honoured, studied, commented on as that between man and dog. The first domesticated animal, the dog linked…

DISCOVER THE PALACES OF IASI THROUGH POSTAGE STAMPS

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Friday, June 4th this year, a new postage stamp issue dedicated to the valuable architectural patrimony of the city and county of Iasi: Palaces of Iasi. The stamps of the issue illustrate four exceptional architectural monuments: Roznovanu Palace in Iasi, Cuza Palace in Ruginoasa, Sturdza Palace in Miclauseni and the Palace of Culture in Iasi. On the stamp with…

LADIES OF THE ROMANIAN VOIVODES

In the history of the Romanians, as in general in the history of Europe, to rule – to govern the people from the position of a throne – was a male prerogative. Therefore, our history has retained especially the voivodes who, over the centuries, have reigned on the thrones of the Romanian principalities. But alongside them, often in their shadow, lived the ladies of…

40 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST SPACE TRAVEL OF A ROMANIAN, 60 YEARS SINCE THE MAN’S FIRST FLIGHT INTO THE OUTER SPACE

Romfilatelia invites you to discover, through the postage stamps issue Space Exploration. Anniversaries, the space odyssey in which Dumitru-Dorin Prunariu, on 14th May 1981, and Yuri Gagarin, on 12th April 1961, took part. Presence in extra-terrestrial space can cause strange manifestations, from distorted thinking to strange feelings of disorientation. As he headed for the established area of the orbital flight, cosmonaut Gherman Titov had…

MUSHROOMS

Romfilatelia introduces intro circulation, on Thursday, the 6th of May, a new postage stamps issue dedicated to our planet’s biodiversity: Mushrooms. Although considered plants for a long time, mushrooms (fungi) are, in reality, a completely different group of living things. Mushrooms cannot perform photosynthesis, like plants, they feed by absorbing organic substances from the substrate in which they grow. In fact, at the cellular…