06 January 2016: Media Preview of the Malaysian Serama (Lunar Year of the Rooster)

Today is the long awaited release of the information on the Malaysian Serama (Gallus gallus domesticus). This issue is part of the Lunar New Year series of Malaysia. This year is the Year of the Rooster.

Here is the poster:


Here are the products.

The miniature sheet design was drawn by Dr Wong Kum Peng from the 2016 Malaysian Calligraphy stamp issue.

Kelab Serama Selangor & Kuala Lumpur will be attending to showcase the actual Seramas on the day of issue.

The quantities for this issue are:

  1. Stamps: 150,000 pieces for each value
  2. RM 3 MS: 40,000 pieces
  3. RM 8 MS: 40,000 pieces
  4. Folders: 2,000 pieces

Updated 09 January 2016:

A Special Setemku (personalised stamp) sheetlet will be on sale on 10 January – 10 February 2017 in the Kuala Lumpur Philatelic Bureau.