2020 Stamp Programme
Prevention and Control of the Coronavirus Covid-19
Prevention and control of Covid-19
Release date: 31/03/2020
Expiration date: 31/12/2021
Stamps in set: 2
Size of stamps: 31 x 46mm
Number of stamps printed on the sheet: 25
Design artist: Pham Trung Ha
Printing Method: Offset multi-colored at the Post Stamp Printing Company
[NOTE: The following is machine-translated from Vietnamese]
COVID-19, also known as an acute respiratory infection caused by a new strain of the Corona virus, is an infectious disease epidemic that began to break out in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei, China and fast. quickly spread to the whole world. The World Health Organization (WHO) was initially called 2019-nCoV and then officially decided the name COVID-19. On 11 March 2020, WHO officially declared the COVID-19 epidemic to a global pandemic.
In order to contribute to propaganda and raise the awareness and responsibility of the entire population in the prevention, control and determination to reverse the COVID-19 epidemic, the Ministry of Information and Communications issues the stamp set “Prevention and control of COVID diseases. -19 ”, consisting of 02 stamps with face value of VND 4,000 and VND 15,000.
During this time, before the complex happenings of Covid-19 epidemic worldwide and Vietnam we are also entering the highest stage of epidemic, risk of infection in the community. Contribute to the propaganda to raise consciousness, together with the Government to protect themselves with the community and record a period of Vietnamese nation together, together, prevent global plague, Ministry of Information and Official media distributes stamps: Together to prevent Covid-19 translation, including 2 motifs:
- Motif 1: Images on the propaganda stamp of the necessary things that the people and the Government together minimize the maximum contagious, protect community health. Together with Vietnam as well as countries around the world do good measures to prevent Covid-19.. Express through Covid-19 prevention images such as wearing a mask, temperature check , spraying antibacterial.
- Motif 2: Showing pictures of the front line doctors to prevent Vietnam’s plague as well as doctors in the world to study Vacxin order to be determined to push back Covid-19 translation.
Together we support and use the stamp set on the postal network to propaganda and train for friends, domestic and international relatives to push back the epidemic.
- Perforated Stamps (S*): 12.000 sets; price: VND 19,000
- Imperforate Stamps (So): 3.500 sets; price: VND 19,000
- Oveprtinted “SPECIMEN” (Spe): 2.600 sets; price: VND 28,500
- Stamp Book: VND 90,000
- First Day Cover: VND 25,000
- Maximum postcards: VND 31,000