Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Singapore 5.8.2013 - 48th year of independence
A set of five commemorative postal stamps were released on 5.8.2013 to mark Singapore’s 48th year of independence.
Singapore Post said the stamps will showcase examples of what Singaporeans have shared, overcome and achieved together. This series is the first of three special stamp sets that SingPost is launching in as many years in the lead up to Singapore’s golden jubilee in 2015.
The subjects featured in this year’s series include “Beating SARS Together”, “Cleaning and Greening Our City”, “Conquering Our Water Challenges” and “Living Together in Harmony”. The stamps have surface values of 1st local mail, 50 cents, 65 cents, 80 cents and S$ 1.10.