The year of the Monkey is right on the doorstep! New Year festive stamp unveiled by PHLPost

January 2nd, 2016

The year of the Monkey is right on the doorstep and PHLPost is one of the Postal Services that decided to commemorate this joyful event with a special stamp issue. is glad to introduce these bright two Year of the Monkey Commemorative Stamps in time to welcome the New Year in 2016.

Monkey ranks ninth in the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac. The "Monkey" individuals, according to Chinese tradition, are known to be cheerful and energetic by nature and usually represent flexibility.

People under the sign of the Monkey are wise, intelligent, confident, charismatic, loyal, inventive and have leadership. When it comes to family, those who are born in the Year of the Monkey are said to be considerate and thoughtful.