|Stamp Title:||31st Olympic Games|
|Value in Set：||2|
|Date of Issue:||2016-08-05|
|Designer:||Zhang Qiang, Hu Xi|
|Size of Stamp:||40×30mm|
|Printer:||Beijing Stamp Printing House|
|Printing Process:||Heliographic printing|
The Opening Ceremony for the 31st Olympic Games was held at Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janerio, Brazil on August 5, the first time the Olympic Games were held in South America.
With the theme of "A New World", the Games has 28 big events and 306 small races, drawing more than 10,000 athletes from 200 countries and regions to take part. All events ended on August 21.
In accordance, China National Philatelic Corp. will issue a FDC and commemorative postmark.