Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Malaysia Stamp - Festive Greeting - March 28, 2017 Issue

I travelled to Kulim Post Office in Kedah and Gerik Post Office in Perak to create this set of First Day Covers for my collection.

FDC #1 - Kulim





FDC #2 - Gerik


Sunday, March 26, 2017

Malaysia Stamps - 2017 Tentative Stamp Schedule (Updated April 5, 2017)

Pos Malaysia Tentative Stamp Schedule for 2017. Please note that may be frequent last minute changes by Pos Malaysia.

Jan 10 - Malaysian Serama (Year of Rooster 2017)

Jan 24 Tue - Festival Food Series - Chinese

Feb 9 Thu - 100th Anniversary Chung Ling High School

Feb 21 Tue - National Definitive Series

Mar 16 Thu - Festival Food Series - Kadazan Dusun and Dayak

Mar 28 Tue - Festive Greeting

Apr 24 Mon (Sale on Apr 25 Tue) - Coronation of 15th King of Malaysia Sultan Muhammad V

May 18 Thu  - 100th Anniversary of Oil Palm Industry

Jun 6 Tue - Festival Food Series - Malay

Jun 20  Tue - Malaysian Batik

Jul 4 Tue - Ornamental  Fishes

Jul 31 Mon - Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)

Aug 8 Tue - 50th Anniversary of ASEAN - ASEAN Post  (National Flower)

Aug 22 Tue - SEA Games 2017

Aug 31 Thu (Sale on Sep  4 Mon) - 60th Independence Day

Sep 1 Fri (Sale on Sep 4 Mon) - 150th Straits Settlements Stamp

Sep 19 Tue - Tourist Destinations - Terengganu, Pahang, Perak

Oct 1 Sun (Sale on Oct 2 Mon) - Postcrossing (World Post Day)

Oct 17 Tue - Festival Food Series - Indian

Nov 17 Fri - Children's Holiday Activities - Stamp Week 2017 - Nov 17-22

Dec 5 Tue - Types of Blowpipe

Dec 19 Tue - Traditional Music Instruments


Thursday, March 16, 2017

Malaysia Stamp - Festival Food Series - Kadazandusun and Dayak - March 16, 2017 Issue

I was out of the country and so thanks to KS of Sandakan for creating this set of First Day Cover for me - cancelled in Sandakan, Sabah - the state where Kadazandusun lives.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Malaysia Stamps - National Definitive Series - Orchids - February 21, 2017 Issue

For this issue, I created these First Day Covers at LADA Post Office, Kuah in Langkawi Island.

Friday, February 10, 2017

Malaysia Stamps - Chung Ling High School Centenary 1917-2017 - February 9, 2017 Issue

I created these First Day Covers using official covers as well as school and privately printed covers at Penang Main Office, and 5 other post offices Dato' Kramat, Butterworth, Taman Chai Leng, Bukit Mertajam in Penang State and Parit Buntar in Perak State.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Malaysia Stamps - Festival Food Series Chinese - January 24, 2017 Issue

I went to all 5 post offices in Penang State in a day to collect the First Day Cover cancellation. The other post offices in Penang state do not have First Day Cover cancellation. Enjoy viewing.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Malaysia Stamps - Malaysian Serama - January 10, 2017 Issue

2017 is the Chinese Lunar Year of the Gold Rooster 金鸡。I created these First Day Covers at Penang Main Post Office, Downing Street, George Town, Penang island. The fourth cover is a self-design drawing cachet envelope given to me by a Malaysian collector KH.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Malaysia Stamps - Reign of King of Malaysia Tuanku Abdul Halim - December 12, 2016 Issue

Created these these FDC when the stamps went on sale on December 13, 2016 because December 12 was a public holiday. Could not resist using an older issue stamp too with the new cover and cancellation.