Special Cancellations – Australia 99

Special Cancellations – Australia 99

Special cancellations were provided for each day of Australia 99 stamp exhibition. The logo of the exhibition provided on stamp margins.

22 Mar 1999 – Olympics day Cancellation.

Special Cancellations -Australia 99 -ISG

Miniature sheet 2012 Olympics -Hong Kong

Miniature sheet 2012 Olympics -Hong Kong

A Miniature sheet issued by Hong Kong to mark the 2012 London Olympic Games. The sheet contains four different stamps.

2012 London Olympics 16 Days to go-Stamps on 2012 Olympics -GB

2012 London Olympics 16 Days to go-Stamps on  2012 Olympics -GB

Great Britain issued a miniature sheet with six stamps when its bid to host 2012 Olympics was declared successful. The stamps are on Athletics , Swimming & Basketball.

 

 

2012 London Olympics 90 Days to go-Stamps on Beijing 2008- Algeria

2012 London Olympics 90 Days to go-Stamps on  Beijing 2008- Algeria

Algeria issued stamps on Beijing 2008 Olympics. Two stamps on Fencing and Wrestling are listed.

2012 London Olympics 95 Days to go – The Bidding Process 2016 & 2020 Olympics

2012 London Olympics 95 Days to go – The Bidding Process 2016 & 2020 Olympics

London will play host to one of the biggest sporting events of 2012 the LONDON 2012 Olympics from   27 July to 12 August 2012.

95 days are left for Olympics to commence .

Indian Stamp  Ghar will begin countdown to this event by  a Philatelic rundown everyday for next 95 days.

Bids for 2016 Summer Olympics

Seven cities submitted their Bids on September 13,2007 to host the Games of XXXI  Olympics and Paralympics in 2016.Four Cities Chicago, Madrid, Tokyo & Rio De Janeiro  whose bids were considered the strongest by IOC in Jun 2004  were shortlisted to be the candidate cities. The remaining three – Baku,Doha & Prague were eliminated.

In the final elections Chicago fell in first round followed by Tokyo. At the 121st IOC session held in Copenhagen Denmark final voting took place and Rio De Janeiro defeated Madrid by 66 Votes to 32 to win the right to host 2016 Summer Olympic Games. It will be the first South American City to host the Summer Olympics.

Bids for 2020 Summer Olympics

The process for selection of host city for 2020 Summer Olympics has commenced . Five cities  Istanbul, Tokyo,Baku, Doha and Madrid are competing. The IOC will select the Candidate cities on 23 May 2012 and the host city will be elected at the 125th IOC SESSION IN Buenos Aires on 7 September 2013.

A miniature sheet issued in 2007 by Qatar with four stamps to mark DOHA bid for 2016 Olympics.