Sunday, September 22, 2013

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PHILPOST to issue Dinagyang stamps

THE country’s postal service agency expressed interest to bring Iloilo City’s premier celebration, the Dinagyang Festival, to anywhere in the world via commemorative stamps.

Festival Photo by Nikka Corsino

Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog said Postmaster General Ma. Josefina Mendoza-dela Cruz broached the idea during the opening of the Philippine Postal Corporation’s (PHLPOST) Philately Exhibit and Counter Launch at Robinsons Lingkod Pinoy Center in Iloilo City September 17.

The mayor encouraged Ilonggos to take advantage of the accessibility of the post office through the PHLPOST counter in the mall.

Dinagyang 2014 is themed “Bringing more fun to the world” and will culminate on January 24-26 next year. (JVF/Iloilo City PIO)


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