postal services

UN postal agency ‘regrets’ US withdrawal

The United Nations specialized agency which coordinates the global postal system, has expressed “regret” over the withdrawal by the United States from the world body’s membership.

UN recognizes postal service as ‘a true partner for all’ delivering good to the world

Marking World Post Day, top United Nations officials highlighted the importance of the postal sector not just for delivering mail but also “delivering good to the world”.

144 years on, Universal Postal Union meets to define its 21st Century role

The Universal Postal Union (UPU), one of the world’s oldest international organizations, has met in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to improve its working practices and define its role in the modern world.

On World Day, UN spotlights posts’ contributions to development

The post plays an important role in the everyday lives of people and businesses, as well as contributes to global social and economic development, the United Nations postal agency said Monday, marking World Post Day.