THE WONDERLAND OF VIETNAMESE STAMPS_98
6th ASEAN summit - Hanoi_98
The 6th ASEAN Summit will be held in Hanoi on 15.12.1998. The aim of the summit this time is "To further strengthen solidarity _ cooperation in ASEAN for a peace, stability and even development" expressing its optimism towards the 21st century. This is the first ASEAN summit to be held in Vietnam.
In order to mark this great event, Department General of Posts _ Telecommunications (DGPT) issues the stampset "6th ASEAN Summit - Hanoi_98" with one value of 1,000d. On the stamp is the image of a ten-petal lotus - the logo of the 6th ASEAN Summit - Hanoi_98 and its pistil - the ASEAN _s logo. The number VI is stylised as a vase. The ASEAN flower is surrounded by ten pigeons representing 10 ASEAN member countries. All is presented against the back-ground of "Temple of Literature" - the symbol of Hanoi 1000th Anniversary.
Date of issue
Mr. Do Lenh Tuan
32 x 43 (mm)
160 x 110 (mm)
Postal Stamp Printing Enterprise (in Ho Chi Minh City)