MEDIA RELEASE

PHILATELIC SOCIETY OF BANGLADESH

MEDIA RELEASE

This is our immense pleasure to inform all that Philatelic Society of Bangladesh (PSB) is now a registered, legal entity. Our registration process had been going on for some time and we are delighted that it is now done. PSB has been registered under the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies & Firms (RJSC) and the registration number is S-13693/2021.

We Thank all our well-wishers and PSB Family members around the Globe for supporting us achieving this major milestone.

Dated: 30 September 2021

MEDIA RELEASE

We at Philatelic Society of Bangladesh (PSB) are extremely happy to declare the founding of Bangladesh Philatelic Library. A library unique of its kind and established for the first time in the history of Bangladesh Philately! The library shall contain all kinds of Philatelic materials e.g. Philatelic books, magazines, journals, catalogues, research papers, exhibit copies and/or even sample exhibits. Bangladesh Philatelic Library shall remain open for general philatelists. The aim of the establishment of this library is to uplift philatelic knowledge base of Bangladesh Philatelic Community as a whole.

The PSB Library is likely to become fully operational from early November and shall be operated from PSB office in Dhaka.

PSB is seeking support from all Friends, Families and Philatelic communities to enrich this very first Philatelic Library of Bangladesh. We also have plans for a digital Philatelic Library in the foreseeable future.

Dated: 18 August 2021

MEDIA RELEASE

This has been few years since Philatelic Society of Bangladesh (PSB in short) started working on promoting the collection of postage stamps and related materials in Bangladesh. From now on, Songbadprokash will publish all the news of PSB activities. On Sunday (18 July 2021), PSB signed an MoU with Songbadprokash as their online media partner. Mohammad Nasim Nowshad, PSB’s research and development secretary, signed on behalf of PSB and Bidhan Riberu, the head of online at Songbadprokash, signed the MoU.

PSB President Muhammad Akbar Husain, Vice President AZM Akhlaqur Rahman, General Secretary Hasan Khurshid Rumi, Joint General Secretary SM Farooq Masum and Publications and Event Secretary Shakil Haq were present in the MoU signing occasion.

Dated: 31 July 2021

Photo: Mohammad Nasim Nowshad, PSB’s research and development secretary, PSB President Muhammad Akbar Husain and Bidhan Riberu, the head of online at Songbadprokash.

PHILATELIC CHAT WITH LEGENDARY BIMAN MULLICK

We at PSB are overwhelmed to inform you that we shall have a Philatelic adda with none but the legendary Biman Mullick, the designer of the very first Stamps of Bangladesh. This online adda shall take place over the Zoom platform (please see the attached poster for access details)! We all are eagerly waiting for the 29th July (Stamp Day) 2021 evening and encourage you to come over and be a part of the historic meet. At PSB, we truly believe in promoting Philately.

Hasan Khurshid Rumi (General Secretary)

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dated: 26 July 2021

Bangladesh Collectors' Show 2021

Philatelic Society of Bangladesh (PSB) is happy to extend their hands of collaboration and cooperation towards Bangladesh Matchbox Collectors’ Club (BMCC) in organizing the forthcoming Bangladesh Collectors’ Show 2021. We are ready to provide BMCC with all necessary help and support that might come into reality. We look forward to a successful completion of the Bangladesh Collectors’ Show 2021 and we are with you, BMCC.

Hasan Khurshid Rumi (General Secretary)

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dated: 26 July 2021

EID MUBARUK MESSAGE

Dear Collector,

Eid Mubarak to you and your family! May this Eid bring nothing but joy and peace for all. Have a safe and happy Eid day!

Thanking you in advance and Best Regards,

Hasan Khurshid Rumi

General Secretary (Philatelic Society of Bangladesh)

Dated: 21 July 2021

Press Release:

Mr. Muhammad Akbar Husain, President of Philatelic Society of Bangladesh PSB made a courtesy visit to the Md. Siraj Uddin, Director General of Bangladesh Post Office yesterday at the afternoon hours. Mr. Akbar was accompanied by the following members of PSB:

Hasan Khurshid Rumi, General Secretary
Parvez Ali Anwar Khan, Advisor
Akhlaqur Rahman, Vice President
Eqbal Majid, Senior Vice President
Shamsul Alam Nadim, Organizational Secretary
Mohammad Nasim Nowshad, Research & Innovative Development Secretary

In addition to the Director General, other officials of the Bangladesh Post Office were also present in the meeting.

Bilateral matters were discussed in the meeting. The meeting ended with friendly gestures across the members of both teams.

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Dated: 05/01/2021

ফিলাটেলিক সোসাইটি অব বাংলাদেশের (পিএসবি) কার্যনির্বাহী সদস্যরা ১৭ই আগস্ট ২০২০ বাংলাদেশ ডাক অধিদপ্তরের মহাপরিচালক  সুধাংশু শেখর ভদ্র সাথে এক সৌজন্য সাক্ষাত করেন। এসময় জনাব  সুধাংশু শেখর ভদ্র এবং ফিলাটেলিক সোসাইটি অব বাংলাদেশের প্রেসিডেন্ট জনাব আকবর হোসেনের সাথে অত্যন্ত সৌহার্দ্যপূর্ণ আলোচনা অনুষ্ঠিত হয়। আলোচনা শেষে জনাব ভদ্র ফিলাটেলিক সোসাইটি অব বাংলাদেশের আজীবন সদস্য পদ অলংকৃত করেছেন, সেই সাথে  পিএসবির চলমান কার্যক্রমকে সাধুবাদ জানিয়ে ভবিষ্যতে বাংলাদেশে ফিলাটেলিক কার্যক্রমকে আরও সুন্দর সুচারুভাবে এগিয়ে নেয়ার ক্ষেত্রে ডাক বিভাগের সর্বোচ্চ  সহযোগিতার  আশ্বাস প্রদান করেন। উল্লেখ্য পিএমজি জনাবা জাহেদা সাত্তার (মেট্রোপলিটন সার্কেল), পরিচালক (ষ্ট্যাম্প) জনাব আলতাফূর রহমান, এডিশনাল  পিএমজি জনাব আলমাহবুব (সেন্ট্রাল সার্কেল) ফিলাটেলিক সোসাইটি অব বাংলাদেশের (পিএসবি) আজীবন সদস্য পদ গ্ৰহন করেন। এসময় পিএসবিরউপদেষ্টা পারভেজ আলী আনোয়ার খান, সিনিয়র ভাইস প্রেসিডেন্ট জনাব ইকবাল মজিদ, ভাইস প্রেসিডেন্ট জনাব আখলাকুর রহমান, সম্পাদক জনাব হাসান খুরশীদ রুমি, সহসম্পাদক জনাব শেখ মাহাবুল ফারুক উপস্থিত ছিলেন।

তারিখ: ১৭ই আগস্ট ২০২০, ঢাকা।