• March 24th, 2015

    Notable Uruguayan women – professor and politician Belela Herrera

    FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to inform that Uruguayan Post has released a special stamp to commemorate the notable woman of the country – Belela Herrera. The stamp was issued and put into circulation on the 6th of March. Maria Bernabela " Belela" Herrera Sanguinetti, is a professor and political Uruguayan was vice chancellor of Uruguay between 2005 and 2008. Besides being mother of five childre ...
  • February 22nd, 2015

    Uruguayan Carnival – a great event with a rich history

    FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to inform that Uruguayan Post has released a special stamp to mark its annual carnival. The issue was released and put into circulation on the 11th of February and is now available for purchasing. Uruguayan Carnival is a popular festival that takes place every year in Uruguay from mid-January to late February. It is related to candombe, Murga and tablados. It has ev ...
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  • October 19th, 2014

    50 years of Charles de Gaulle's visit to Uruguay

    According to info received by FindYourStampsValue.com Uruguay Post issued a special set of stamps celebrating the 50 years of Charles de Gaulle's visit to Uruguay. The set consists of two items that were released on the 9th of October. Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle was a French general, statesman, and leader of Free France during World War II. He later founded the French Fifth Republic in 1 ...
  • October 17th, 2014

    Korea and Uruguay mark the 50th anniversary of their friendship

    According to inform got by FindYourStampsValue.com Korea and Uruguay issued a special commemorative set of stamp celebrating the 50th anniversary of their friendship. The issue consists of two stamps that were designed in cooperation of two countries. These stamps were released on 7th of October. Korea and Uruguay hosted their fifth Joint Economic Commission on May 13 in Seoul in commemoration of ...
  • September 17th, 2014

    Special stamp issue on occasion of the 135th anniversary of the Gallego Center

    According to info got by FindYourStampsValue.com Uruguayan Post launched on the 10th of September a special commemorative stamp on occasion of the 135th anniversary of the Gallego Center. The event took place at the auditorium of the Centro Gallego de Montevideo and was attended by the Director of the National Post Office, Dr. Esc. Pablo Arretche, and other honorable guests. Dr. Esc. Arretche Paul ...
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  • April 24th, 2014

    Uruguay's New Issue commemorates 185 years of creating the battalion!

    According the info got by FindYourStampsValue.com, on Thursday, March 6, at the Florida battalion, located in Camino Maldonado 7110, km. 14, mail Uruguayan presented the commemorative stamp for the 185 years from the birth of the battalion. Act participated, the Vice-President of the Republic and President of the General Assembly, CR. Danilo Astori; the President of Uruguayan mail, Ms. Solange Mor ...
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  • March 12th, 2014

    Notable Women – Luisa Cuesta commemorated by Correo Uruguayo

    Correo Uruguayo issued a stamp to honor Luisa Cuesta, tireless fighter for human rights, who was looking for her missing son for nearly 40 years. At her 93, a commemorative stamp was launched to commemorate her perseverance in the struggle for human rights. For almost 40 years, Luisa Cuesta was looking for her son, Nebio Melo, disappeared during the dictatorship. Tireless activist for human rights ...
  • December 20th, 2013

    20 Years of Uruguay-Socialist Republic of Vietnam Diplomatic Relations stamp from Uruguay

    Correo Uruguayo issued a stamp celebrating 20 years of Uruguay – Vietnam diplomatic relations. The Uruguayan Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a ceremony to mark the 20th anniversary of Viet Nam-Uruguay diplomatic ties in Montevideo capital city on December 10. Addressing the event, Foreign Minister Luis Almagro and Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc highlighted the significance of esta ...
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  • October 28th, 2013

    "The Annunciation of Sarah", Jose Gurvich 65 Years of Friendship Israel – Uruguay Joint Issue

    In 2013 the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Uruguay and Israelis celebrated. The year of Israel's Declaration of Independence, 1948, marked the beginning of a long shared journey of deep-rooted friendship between the two countries. Ambassador Yaakov Tsur – the first Ambassador of Israel in Latin America and the fourth in the world, was posted in Montevideo. Th ...
  • July 29th, 2013

    International Year of Quinoa (IYQ) 2013 celebrated on a new Uruguayan stamp

    Correo Uruguayo issued a stamp celebrating the declaration of the year 2013 as "International Year of Quinoa" (IYQ) in recognition of the Andean people who have maintained, controlled, protected and preserved quinoa as food for present and future generations thanks to their traditional knowledge and practices of living in harmony with Mother Earth and nature. Quinoa, a species of goosefoot, is a g ...
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