20 Dec 2017

"Kita Juara Sea Games 2017" Commemorative Cover Released

Kuala Lumpur, Friday – To celebrate team Malaysia’s momentous victory in the recent 29th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games), which was held in August 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Pos Malaysia Berhad (Pos Malaysia) will be issuing the “Kita Juara SEA Games 2017” Commemorative Cover (FDC) on Tuesday, 19 December 2017. 

The FDC features “RIMAU”, the SEA Games mascot, all geared up in its special gold coloured track suit.  For this special issue, there will be only 250,000 pieces of stamps being produced and it comes with a special Gold Hot Stamping feature.  The cancellation mark features the image of three athletes running.  The Commemorative Cover is available for purchase at RM3.20 each.

“The issuance of this special Commemorative Cover is to celebrate our country and athletes for being the champion during the 29th SEA Games.  It was indeed an uplifting occasion as it inspired and raised the spirit of the whole region through sports, befitting to the games’ “Rising Together” theme.  This is indeed a not to be missed issue for avid stamp collectors and the public alike.  Previously, Pos Malaysia had issued the SEA Games 2017 stamp series in August 2017,” said Dato’ Mohd Shukrie Mohd Salleh, Pos Malaysia’s Group Chief Executive Officer.

The general public are encouraged to join the Standing Order Deposit Account (SODA) and those who are interested to be part of the SODA community could do so by signing up at any post office nationwide or via online at www.posonline.com.my. SODA members enjoy various benefits offered solely to members.  The series is also available for purchase at the www.eziemall.com.

The public could log on to www.pos.com.my or visit the nearest Pos Malaysia Outlet or the Stamp Gallery at Level Two, Pos Malaysia Headquarters, Dayabumi Complex, Kuala Lumpur.  Alternatively, they can call 03-2267 2267 ext. 2000 or via e-mail filateli@pos.com.my for enquiries.