Hanoi (VNA) – A new collection of stamps has been released to welcome the upcoming 31st Southeast Asian Games (WED Games 31), which will be held in Vietnam from May 12 to 23.
The collection, released by the Ministry of Information and Communications, includes four 32mm by 43mm stamp designs and an 80mm by 100mm miniature sheet illustrating Vietnam’s strong sports of athletics, shooting , swimming, gymnastics and football.
The stamps are designed by painters Tran The Vinh and Nguyen Du of the Vietnam Post Corporation.
The artists used graphic design methods to develop their colorful and beautiful collection, which depicts the strength, agility and fierce competitiveness of the athletes.
The background of the stamp features the symbol of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), reflecting the solidarity of countries in the region that are on the path to prosperity and development.
Images of the 31st SEA Games logo and mascot are authorized for use by the Games Organizing Committee while images of sports and characters painted on stamps are agreed by authorized agencies and athletes.
The collection will be available from May 12, 2022 to December 31, 2023./.