Kata Rocks
THE PAVILIONS PHUKET BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, PHUKET Kata Rocks
Login | Create Account Poll Currency Weather Facebook Youtube Search

Thailand honours HM The King with ‘Rama 10 Stamps’

PHUKET: The Thailand Post (THP) yesterday announced that it will start issuing ‘Rama 10 stamps’ on Saturday in honour of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun.

culture
By The Phuket News

Thursday 26 July 2018, 03:13PM


The stamps are being issued for HM The King’s 66th Birthday. Photo: Thailand Post

The stamps are being issued for HM The King’s 66th Birthday. Photo: Thailand Post

Yesterday (July 25) in Bangkok, Samorn Terdtampibul, of the management board of Thailand Post Co Ltd, announced that the state enterprise will start releasing stamps for HM The King’s 66th Birthday which falls on Saturday (July 28).

There will be three different stamps which will feature different images of HM The King.

The stamps feature images of HM The King in Royal Military Uniform. The background of the stamps will be a golden Thai pattern with the title 66-year-old Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun,” Ms Samorn said.

This stamps will be sold at B10 each and First Day covers will be sold at B20.

Ms Samorn also pointed out that another stamp titled ‘The First Image of the King’s Reign’ which will feature an image of HM The King dressed in ancient royal attire.

These will be available at 12 price levels; one baht, two baht, three baht, five baht, six baht, seven baht, nine baht, B10, B12 , B15, B50, and B100.

Laguna Golf Phuket

In addition, souvenir stamp sheets will also be available B250 and First Day covers will be available at B265,” Ms Samorn added.

All stamps will be available at post offices nationwide from Saturday onward.

According to his biography, King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun held a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from University of New South Wales.

In 1982 he completed a second bachelor’s degree in law with second-class honours at Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University.

For more information please contact the THP Contact Centre through 1545 or visit www.thailandpost.co.th

 

 

Have a news tip-off? Click here

 

Phuket community
Marine Rangers: DMCR calls for volunteers to help protect marine treasures

It is simple. Show me that DMCR, DNP, Marine Offices, and the Royal Navy join/coordinate forces to ...(Read More)


Marine Rangers: DMCR calls for volunteers to help protect marine treasures

Before I volunteer, tell me first what is the budget of DMCR to protect Thai Marine Treasures. And h...(Read More)


Facial recognition leads to fake-passport arrest

About 'fake' visa stamps: A few years ago I was departing SuvarnaBhumi with a international ...(Read More)


Facial recognition leads to fake-passport arrest

The money amount on the evidence table looks more about $ 50,000. Where is the 'rest' of th...(Read More)


Truck driver dodges charge for dangerous load as 33 tons of rice flip semi-trailer onto its side

What is the official load capacity of such semi trailer truck? Is 33 Tons not a 'overload'...(Read More)


Phuket braces for heavy weather, small boats advised to stay ashore

Really people. Why always trashing the authorities? They don't control the weather! Tourists are...(Read More)


Truck driver dodges charge for dangerous load as 33 tons of rice flip semi-trailer onto its side

Sounds like some elementary school yard logic there. This incident easily could have had much differ...(Read More)


PHUKET XTRA: VIDEO: Road rage axe attack? Drugs found in rectum! Dark web bust sees 50 kids saved! || May 23

Hahaha,GT,i love that one ! Indeed a true expert for that part of the body!...(Read More)


Phuket Police say investigation into Finnish girl’s death inconclusive

If people wish to ignore warnings not go swimming in a raging swell, that is their responsibility if...(Read More)