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The Post of Kosovo is awarded at the International Stamp Exhibition in Austria

Prishtina, 27 July 2017 - The Post of Kosovo is awarded the fifth place for the best postage stamp for 2016 at the International Stamp Exhibition in Austria.

Sejdi Hoxha, Chief Executive Officer, told RTK that this is an extraordinary achievement in promoting the culture of our country.

"This is a great success of the Philately of Post of Kosovo, considering that we are ranked higher than many of Postal Administrations of the world's most developed countries that have a century-old tradition in the Philately. Stamps are of great importance for the state of Kosovo, they carry images in all countries of the world" - said Hoxha.

Each launched stamp carries a story on its own, ranging from cultural, sports events etc. The 5th place was awarded to the stamp "Europe 2016 - Think green", while the author of this stamp is Brikena Alili. These achievements have led to an increase in interest for their purchase and made them the best-selling in the region.

"It is also worth mentioning that we have already received the confirmation for the next award in Verona, Italy, where we will participate with Mother Teresa stamp, which is normally of religious content" - said Hoxha.

Mr. Hoxha further said that the Philately of Post of Kosovo will continue to launch various stamps.


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