The spirit of international friendship propagated by philately! Isle of Man Post celebrates Year of the Monkey year with 2 new stamps

January 24th, 2016 is glad to introduce two new stamps by the Isle of Man Post Office that celebrate Year of the Monkey that is one of the most significant Chinese occasions.

The stamps are issued in a spirit of international friendship propagating the cooperation of countries from around the world.

'Year of the Monkey' stamps by Isle of Man are a great way of linking the Isle of Man to China as well as of helping to build awareness of these two rich cultures.

People born in a year of the Monkey are witty, intelligent, and have a magnetic personality. Personality traits, like mischievousness, curiosity and cleverness make them very naughty.

Monkeys are masters of practical jokes, because they like playing most of the time. Though they don't have any bad intentions, their pranks sometimes hurt the feelings of others.

Those born in a year of the Monkey are fast learners and crafty opportunists. They have many interests and need partners who are capable of stimulating them. While some like the eccentric nature of Monkeys, some don't trust their sly, restless and inquisitive nature.

Worldwide delivery of 'Year of the Monkey' stamps by Isle of Man is free, making it an ideal gift for people around the globe.

Isle of Man Post Office: Chinese New Year of the Monkey 2016 – Miniature Sheet First Day Cover