Wednesday, December 10

Finland - [Suomi]

Finland - [Suomi]

Capital: Helsinki
Languages: Finnish, Swedish, Sami
Population: 5,325,644
Currency: Euro - EUR
Internet code: .fi
Status: Semi-presidential republic

more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finland

Suomen Posti Oyj



PostEurop member: yes
UPU member: yes
Sepac member: no
Norden member: yes

Europa stamps: since 1960, 1963, 1965, 1969, 1971 ->

Official site: http://www.pmk.posti.fi/
info: stamps@posti.fi

"Finland as many other countries issued their first Europa stamp in 1960.

Then their issues where irregulate: 1963, 1965, 1969 and then non-stop since 1971.

In 1972, the Finnish artist Paavo Huovinen represented an Aurora borealis as common design."


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