Hongkong Post announced today (February 15) that the 2018 Prestige Annual Stamp Album and the 2018 Annual Stamp Pack will be released for sale at all 38 philatelic offices and the PostShop at the General Post Office, as well as through "ShopThruPost" (www.shopthrupost.hk), from February 21 (Thursday).
A wide variety of stamps is issued by Hongkong Post every year, each with a unique design and all featuring interesting themes, to capture the attention of stamp collectors and the general public alike. Though small in size, stamps are miniature wonders that are rich in meaning. The stamp issues released by Hongkong Post in 2018 were diverse in theme, commemorating some of the key events of the year and introducing a range of interesting subjects on historic moments and heritage, art and culture, infrastructure and the uniqueness of Hong Kong.
The 2018 Prestige Annual Stamp Album, priced at $588, contains a comprehensive collection of the special and commemorative stamps, souvenir sheets and stamp sheetlets issued by Hongkong Post in 2018. The 2018 Annual Stamp Pack, priced at $218, contains all special and commemorative stamps issued by Hongkong Post during the year. Designed with the concept of a travel journal, the 2018 Prestige Annual Stamp Album and 2018 Annual Stamp Pack present the special and commemorative stamps as if they were collected on a journey in 2018. Browsing through this collection of stamps, it is possible to look back on the major events of the year, recall the fun and laughter of the festive occasions, and expand horizons and knowledge.
Information about the 2018 Prestige Annual Stamp Album and the 2018 Annual Stamp Pack is available on the Hongkong Post website at www.hongkongpost.hk and via the Hongkong Post mobile app.