Mon 20-03-2017 21:41 PM

Emirates Post Group issues commemorative stamps for World Happiness Day

DUBAI, 20th March, 2017 (WAM) -- Emirates Post Group has issued a set of eight new commemorative stamps to celebrate the International Day of Happiness.

The new stamps feature the sun, the UAE flag, a smiling face, family and friends, the sea, the date palm tree, clouds, a flower, raindrops, and the symbols of the UAE’s National Programme for Happiness and Positivity.

Ohood bint Khalfan Al Roumi, Minister of State for Happiness, said the initiative reflects the efforts being made by the UAE government in establishing happiness and positivity as a culture and lifestyle in society in the UAE.

The initiative is in line with the vision of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, for spreading happiness and positivity, said Emirates Post Group’s Acting CEO, Abdullah Al Ashram.

Postage stamps are a great channel for inter-cultural outreach covering different countries, individuals and cultures across the globe, he added.