Kaohsiung MRT

Posted by ShrikantModh | 1:56 PM | | 2 comments »

Name: Kaohsiung MRT
Date of Issue: 7 April 2009
Denominations: NT$5.00, NT$25.00
To highlight the Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit System —a major national transportation infrastructure project—Chunghwa Post is issuing a set of two stamps, featuring the Central Park Station and the World Games Station. Central Park Station: This underground station comprises two levels, and the station’s architecture blends into the landscape of adjacent Central Park. A gigantic canopy-like roof, which resembles a flying leaf, was constructed to cover the entrance. Conveying the design concept of “to soar,” it demonstrates a robust and constant vitality. World Games Station: Inspired by the special physical environment of Kaohsiung and meant to show the special characteristics of a harbor city, the central design concept of this elevated station focuses on sailing, and the station building resembles a ship, befitting a major center of international shipping.


  1. Bill Smith // April 7, 2009 at 6:21 AM  

    I've had a lot of trouble identifying the country of origin of many of your announcements. Could you please be sure to include that information?

    -- Bill

  2. Anonymous // April 8, 2009 at 1:53 AM  

    The name of the issuing country can be found on the second row of each entry. It is located between the posting time and the comment link.

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