Jakarta is set to host the Indonesian Philatelic World Championships from August 2-10, which will bring more festivities to celebrate the country’s 77th Independence Day on August 17.
According to Representative (DPR) Vadli Zun, who is also the president of the Indonesian Philatelic Association, delegations from at least 65 countries will attend the event, which will be held at Hall C JIExpo Kemayoran, North Jakarta. The event is organized by the association and Pos Indonesia.
“We hope this World Philatelic Championship and Show will improve the creative economy and education. This is an international exhibition of philatelic and philatelic items. Because [the event] Al-Fadhli said after meeting with Deputy Governor Ahmed Raza Patria at City Hall to discuss the event. last night.
According to Fazli, Jakarta hosted the same event 10 years ago. He hopes the event will educate the public about stamps from various countries including lessons about their history, and he believes that stamps still exist in the modern world.
“more digital [the system is]And the People can no longer keep these digital things. There are physical objects like stamps that are 100-200 years old from different countries. “
In addition, Fadli was awarded a gold medal in the Postal History category at the World Philatelic Exhibition London 2022 in February for his collection, Abolition of the Dutch Indies Post 1789-1914.