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MaltaPost launches the Maltex Philatelic Exhibition and Collectors’ Fair

MaltaPost is proud to organise the Maltex Philatelic Exhibition and Collectors' Fair which will take place between 23 and 25 October 2018 at the Casino Maltese, Valletta.

This exhibition, will once again invite a number of enthusiasts and local collectors to display their philatelic items, literature, as well as other collectors' items and memorabilia. This year, the exhibition will be showcasing various collectors' items beyond philately, such as, coins & medals; World War II memorabilia, traditional Maltese bottles and other branded bottles, unique milk bottles caps, and various sports memorabilia.

The Fair will be open between 23 and 25 October 2018 between 9.30hrs and 16.30hrs. Entrance is free of charge. For this special event the Philatelic Bureau will be issuing an Occasion Card and a Personalised Stamp/Cover. The card will be available in mint and cancelled condition as from Tuesday 23 October from the MaltaPost stand at the Maltex Exhibition and from the Philatelic Bureau. A temporary letter box service will also be provided during the opening hours of the Exhibition.

The cards and mail posted will be cancelled with the Maltex special handstamp inscribed MALTEX 18 - Malta Philatelic Exhibition and Collectors' fair. Orders for the Personalised Stamp/Cover and Personalised Stamps may be placed online at or by mail from the Philatelic Bureau, MaltaPost p.l.c. 305, Qormi Road, Marsa, MTP 1001 - Telephone 2596 1740 - e-mail:

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