Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Philippines 2015
Boxing - Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao

 :: THEME: Boxing - Manny Pacquiao
  :: NOMINAL VALUE: 40 ₱
   :: ISSUE DATE: 20 April 2015

The Philippine Postal Corp. (PhlPost) issue - Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao. This Fight of the Century postage stamps featuring the nation’s pride and world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is a fitting tribute to his exceptional character and ability that truly unites the nation whenever he fights,” Postmaster General Josie Dela Cruz said. 

PhlPost issued 300,000 pieces of the Pacquiao stamp - three times the usual number of printed stamps. 

PhlPost also prepared 20,000 copies of the souvenir sheet and 5,000 copies of the first day cover. 

design of th 10₱ stamp: