Dubai: The Emirates Philatelic Association, a non-profit philatelic association, in collaboration with Dragon Mart 2, is holding ‘Stamp Exhibition EPAEX 2018 — Dubai’ to celebrate the ‘Year of Zayed’ and to promote every aspect of philately in the region.
The exhibition that started at Dragon Mart 2, Dubai, on Tuesday will be open Saturday.
Mohammad Ahmad Al Murr inaugurated the exhibition in the presence of senior officials from Dragon Mart 2, Dubai Culture, Emirates Post and prominent exhibitors from GCC countries.
The objective of organising this event is to develop the concept of professional philatelic exhibiting as per international standards and to push forward exhibits from GCC countries to the world.
Exhibitors from GCC countries and New Zealand are taking part in the exhibition along with 20 international philatelic and numismatic dealers. The exhibits will be judged as per international standards.
Besides the exhibition, other activities including philatelic workshops and presentation on exhibiting techniques to all exhibitors, children’s activities and a philatelic and numismatic auction are also being held.