May 30th 2016 –In the framework of World Stamp Show NY-2016 the souvenir sheet with one stamp dedicated to the “31st Summer Olympic Games "Rio-2016"” was canceled and put into circulation .
The official cancellation ceremony was carried out by Armenia’s permanent representative to the United Nations Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and the Managing Director of "HayPost Trust Management" Juan Pablo Gechidjian.
The souvenir sheet depicts the panoramic view of Rio de Janeiro. The stamp of the s/sheet depicts the famous Copacabana beach of Rio de Janeiro, with the images of some of the sports which Armenia will present during 31st Summer Olympic Games.
Sport. 31st Summer Olympic Games "Rio-2016"
Date of issue: May 30, 2016
Designers: Juan Pablo Gechidjian, Vahagn Mkrtchyan
Printing house: Cartor, France
Stamp size: 35,0 x 35,0 mm
S/sheet size: 90,0 x 60,0 mm
Print run: 30 000 pcs