At the moment, the appearance of the flag is a red rectangle. The geometric proportions of the figure of the canvas 2: 3. In its center shows a five-pointed star, the usual yellow color. Before the unification of the country in 1955, the ends of the star were depicted a little more massive than modern ones.
The meaning of the symbols
The rich red background symbolizes the revolution, as well as the blood of courageous Vietnamese spilled in the struggle for national freedom. The star is a symbol of the ruling party. The second value of the star – the cohesion of all segments of the population.
The main representatives of the population are only five
For residents of the modern Socialist Republic of Vietnam, the state flag is not just a piece of cloth with a star on a red background. This symbol reminds of the bloody revolutionary events, the struggle for independence. A reminder to future residents of the country about the high price they had to pay for the right to live in a free country. The flag supports the spirit of patriotism and instills love for the Motherland to the younger generation.
Not so long ago, Vietnam was closed to the outside world. At the moment it is a rapidly developing country, open for cooperation, implementation of new ideas and projects,tourism and develop other key areas which will conntribite to further economic development of the country.
Total area:331,689 km2
Formation:2. 9. 1945
Currency:vietnamese đồng (VND)