• November 14th, 2013

    Petar Bogdanov-Kochko and Richard Wagner commemorated on new Macedonian stamps

    Macedonian Post issued two stamps to commemorate the 100th anniversary of birth of Macedonian composer Petar Bogdanov-Kochko and 200th anniversary of birth of German composer Richard Wagner. Macedonian composer, opera singer and organizer of the music life in Macedonia, Petar Bogdanov-Kochko was born on March 12, 1913. He participated in the National Liberation War in Macedonia, he was one of the ...
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  • October 20th, 2013

    Flora of Macedonia – Mushrooms stamps

    Macedonian Post issued a set of four stamps within the series "Flora of Macedonia" dedicated to mushrooms. The illustrated species are: Boletus satanas, Myriostoma coliforme, Caloscypha fulgens and Terana caerulea. Boletus satanas, commonly known as the Devil's bolete or Satan's mushroom, is a basidiomycete fungus of the bolete family. Found on chalky soil in mixed woodlands in the southern, warme ...
  • December 30th, 2011

    Christmas stamp by Macedonia

    The Macedonian Post has issued a stamp celebrating Christmas 2011. The stamp features Christmas meal. ...
  • December 28th, 2011

    Butterflies on new stamps from Macedonia

    The Macedonian Post has issued a new set of stamps belonging to the "Macedonian flora and fauna" series. The stamps feature the following butterflies: a Mountain Apollo (Parnassius Apollo), a Southern Festoon (Zerynthia polyxena), a Clouded Apollo (Parnassius Mnemosyne) and an Eastern Greenish Black Butterfly (Elphinstonia). ...
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  • December 14th, 2011

    Macedonia - WWF European Ground Squirrel series

    In December 2011, the Macedonian Post together with World Wide Fund of Nature (WWF) issued a set of stamps dedicated to rare animals. The stamps depict European ground squirrels. The European ground squirrel (Spermophilus citellus) is a species from the squirrel family Sciuridae and is besides the speckled ground squirrel (Spermophilus suslicus) the only European representative of the genus Spermo ...
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  • September 21st, 2011

    20 Years of Macedonian Independence stamp

    The Macedonian Post has issued a stamp commemorating the 20th anniversary of Independence of Macedonian Republic. The country officially celebrates 8 September 1991 as Independence Day, with regard to the referendum endorsing independence from Yugoslavia, albeit legalizing participation in future union of the former states of Yugoslavia. ...
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  • June 5th, 2011

    Macedonian Europa 2011 stamp issue

    The Macedonian Post has issued its Europa stamps which this year concerns forests and their protection. The three beautiful stamps illustrating Macedonian forests in different seasons of the year were designed by I. Stevkovsky. ...
  • November 29th, 2010

    2010 Christmas stamp from Macedonia

    On 22 November 2010, the Macedonian Post (Makedonska posta) released its Christmas stamp featuring Christmas baskets. The stamp was designed by I. Stevkovski. ...
  • November 7th, 2010

    Macedonian Post celebrates 100th Anniversary of Jacques Cousteau's Birth

    The Macedonian Post (Makedonska posta) has issued a stamp commemorating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Jacques Cousteau, famous French naval officer, explorer, ecologist, filmmaker, innovator, scientist, photographer, author and researcher who studied the sea and all forms of life in water. He co-developed the aqua-lung, pioneered marine conservation and was a member of the Academie francai ...
  • October 25th, 2010

    Joy of Europe stamp from Macedonia

    The Macedonian Post has issued a stamp commemorating the Joy of Europe festival 2010. Joy of Europe is a European dance festival with a long tradition. The annual event takes place in Belgrade, Serbia in the first days of October and gathers 30 European nations showcasing their culture through dance and music. The Joy of Europe festival started in 1969 and has been held every year since. The found ...
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