A commemorative postage stamp on the Asian Productivity Year (APY) 1970, observed on the 10th Anniversary of the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) :
Issued by Nepal
Issued on Jul 1, 1970 (2027-3-17)
Designer : K. Karmacharya
Type : Stamp, Postal Used
Denomination : Rupee 1/-
Colour : Monastral Blue
Size : Double Decimal 4.06 x 2.28 cms.
Perforation : 14½ x 14
Paper : Unwatermarked Adhesive Stamp paper
Quantity : 5,00,000
Sheet : 50
Printing process : Photogravure
Printer : India Security Press, Nasik Road
- The year 1970 is being observed as Asian Productivity Year (A.P.Y.) by all member countries of the Asian Productivity Organisation. The primary objective of the A.P.Y. programme is to publicise the role of productivity in building up national economic growth as a means to improving the living standards of the Asian people.