Nepal on Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT)

A commemorative postage stamp on the 10th Anniversary of the Asia Pacific Telecommunity (19791989) :

473 Asia-Pacific Telecommunity [Nepal Stamp 1989]Issued by Nepal

Issued on Oct 5, 1989

Issued by : His Majesty’s Government, Postal Services Department, Nepal Philatelic Bureau, Kathmandu

Design : This special postage stamp has been brought out in commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of AsiaPacific Telecommunity depicting its emblem.

Designer : K. Karmacharya

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : Rs. 4

Colour : Multicolour

Size : 24.5 mm x 33 mm

Format : Vertical

Paper : Special Stamp paper

Quantity : 1,000,000 (One million)

Sheet : 50

Process : Offset

Printer : Austrian Government Printing office, ViennaAustria

About : 

  • AsiaPacific Telecommunity (APT) was established in May 1979 at Bangkok as a regional telecommunication organisation under the auspices of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific by an inter-governmental agreement.
  • Its main objective is to ensure balanced development of Telecommunications in the Asia and Pacific region and has therefore carried out activities such as experts services, fellowships for training of officials of member countries. Nepal is one of the founder members of APT and to this date it has 21 members, 2 associate members and 13 affiliate members.

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