PHILANIPPON 2021 37th FIAP Asian International Stamp Exhibition with FIP Recognition 25-30 August 2021

30/08/2021

The PHILANIPPOON 2021 37th FIAP Asian International Stamp Exhibition under the Recognition of Federation Internationale de Philatélie (FIP), has been successfully held in Yokohama, Japan from 25th – 30th August, despite the huge challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Liaison Officer for this exhibition is the immediate Past President…

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Obituary – Colonel Marcelo Gladio da Costa Studart

02/06/2021

1932 – 2021 Colonel Marcelo Gladio da Costa Studart passed away, on May 24, 2021, at the age of 89 years. Born on February 4, 1932, in Fortaleza, he was Colonel Aviator of the Brazilian Air Force. He entered the Military College of Rio de Janeiro in 1946 and, in…

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Obituary – Prof Ilyushin Alexander Sergeevich

16/04/2021

1943 – 2021 On April 13, 2021, at the age of 78, Alexander Ilyushin, Honorary President of the Union of Philatelists of Russia, Professor at Moscow State University, suddenly passed away. Prof Ilyushin has been interested in philately for more than half a century. He was one of the organizers…

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CAPEX 2022

09/03/2021

CAPEX 22 International One Frame Stamp Championship Exhibition under the Recognition of Federation Internationale de Philatélie (FIP) will be held in Toronto, June 9-12, 2022 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) in the heart of Toronto’s downtown entertainment district. CAPEX 22 will be hosted by the Royal Philatelic Society…

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HELVETIA 2022

09/03/2021

The Swiss Federation of Philatelic Societies in cooperation with the Philatelic Society of Lugano will be organising FIP Specialized World Stamp Exhibition, HELVETIA 2022 from 18 — 22 MAY 2022 , to celebrate the 160th anniversary of the Sitting Helvetia, the first perforate Swiss stamp and the first to bear…

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HUNFILEX 2022

09/03/2021

The contract between FIP and MABÉOSZ was signed by FIP Director Yigal on 29 December 2020, with the representative of MABÉOSZ , for Specialised World Stamp Exhibition HUNFILEX2022, to be held in Budapest, 31 March – 3 April 2022. Find out more about the exhibition here

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Acceptance of Vermeil Exhibits in Virtual National Exhibitions 20/22 for entry to FIP World exhibitions 21/22 on Experimental Basis

19/11/2020

The FIP Board members approved, during the 135th FIP Conference meeting held on 16 October 2020, that: A Vermeil medal at national virtual exhibitions held in 2020-2022 shall be accepted for FIP World exhibitions only in 2021 and 2022, on an experimental basis.

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Postal History Seminar 18 October – Knowledge & Research

20/10/2020

If you missed the Seminar by Dr. Andrew Cheung, watch it below!

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Postal History Seminar 4 October – Importance

20/10/2020

Watch the Seminar by Prof. Henrik Mouritsen here:

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Postal History Seminar 20 September – Treatment

22/09/2020

For those who missed the above Seminar by Danforth Walker, catch it here!

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Postal History Seminar 6 September – Presentation

14/09/2020

Watch the Seminar by Chris King here:

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Postal History Seminar 16 August

14/08/2020

If you missed the above Seminar, you may watch it here:

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FIP Postal History Commission exhibiting seminars via zoom Aug – Oct 2020

27/07/2020

The Postal History Commission will host five on-line seminars from August to October 2020 on: “The importance of……in postal history exhibiting” 1. Rarity & Condition (Henrik Mouritsen) Sunday 16 August, 2:00 PM Berlin time (SGT 8:00 PM) 2. Presentation (Chris King) Sunday 6 September, 1:00 PM London time (SGT 8:00…

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FIP Latin American Members’ Mi Oficina Online Conferences

27/04/2020

The Latin American FIP members, with the help of Henry Marquez in San Francisco California, had organized the following Mi Oficina resources and welcomes all philatelists to participate – – Mi Oficina on Facebook – Mi Oficina on Whatsapp – Mi Oficina Zoom Conferences – Mi Oficina Philatelic Society on YouTube…

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Obituary – Major Richard K. Malott, CD, FRPSL, FRPSC, FCAS, OTB (1927-2020)

28/02/2020

Many of you will have known Dick Malott Canada’s foremost Canadian aerophilatelist. He made his career in the Canadian Air Force and, upon retirement, worked for the Canadian War Museum where he was instrumental in collecting and documenting Canada’s Victoria Cross medals. Dick began collecting and researching Canadian air mails…

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Toronto Jury Academy 15-17 October, 2019

20/10/2019

The Toronto Jury Academy had been successfully held from 15-17 October, 2019. This was the last training for 2019, until May 2020. The training was conducted by Trainers Charles Verge (Canada) and Peter Suhadolc (Slovenia). FIP would like to thank the Vincent Graves Greene Foundation for providing the Venue as…

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Buenos Aires 2019 – Exposición Internacional de Filatelia

29/08/2019

The FIAF International Exhibition Buenos Aires 2019 – Exposición Internacional de Filatelia, held under the sponsorship of FIAF and FIP, is taking place from Aug 26 – Aug 31 at the Centro Cultural Borges, Buenos Aires in Argentina. Mr Miguel Casielles (right), Mr Luis Claudio Fritzen (middle) and Mr Bernard…

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INDONESIA 2020 & 76th FIP Congress

15/08/2019

The INDONESIA 2020 Specialised World Stamp Championship Exhibition will be held from 6-11 August , 2020, under the Patronage of FIP and Auspices of FIAP. The Agreement between FIP and the INDONESIA 2020 was signed on August 3, 2019 during the SINGPEX 2019 Exhibition. FIP President Bernard Beston, together with…

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CHINA 2019 Approved Apprentices & Cross-Accreditation Jurors

16/07/2019

The following Jury Apprentices of CHINA 2019 were approved by the Board: An official letter shall be sent to each juror above on their successful qualification. Tono Dwi Putranto (Indonesia), who served successfully as Second Jury Secretary for CHINA 2019, shall be noted in the FIP jurylist as a qualified…

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CHINA 2019 Grand Prix Awards

17/06/2019

The results for the Grand Prix Awards of the CHINA 2019 World Stamp Exhibition were announced as the grand finale at the Palmares night held on 17 June, 2019 at the InterContinental Wuhan hotel. As the only candidate for the Grand Prix National prize, Mr Ding Jinsong received the award…

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