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Year 2015

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  • 27 Mar 2015

 

Vanuatu – Service Update

The designated operator of Vanuatu has advised that it has commenced its EMS operations, including processing and delivery. However, due to the damages caused by Cyclone PAM to the country's infrastructure, delay in the delivery of EMS (Speedpost Priority) items is expected in some zones in the country until all services are fully restored.

 

Chile – Floods

The designated operator of Chile, CorreosChile, has advised that serious flooding in northern Chile has led the Government to issue a red alert on 25 March in the following administrative divisions: Antofagasta, Tocopilla, Copiapó, Caldera, Tierra Amarilla, Chañaral, Diego de Almagro, Vallenar, Alto del Carmen, Freirina and Huasco. Service delays to these areas are expected.

 

  • 13 Mar 2015

 

Vanuatu – Service Disruption

The designated operator of Vanuatu has advised that due to Cyclone PAM, which is effecting the country operations throughout Vanuatu, services have been suspended from 12 March 2015 until further notice. There will be no EMS (Speedpost Priority) processing or deliveries until further advised.

 

  • 09 Mar 2015

 

Brazil – Resumption of normal services


The designated operator of Brazil has advised that the public emergency situation following severe flooding in the state of Acre is over. All postal services have been resumed.

 

  • 09 Mar 2015

 

Chile – Resumption of services


The designated operator of Chile, CorreosChile, has advised that the emergency situation is now over and services have returned to normal on 9 March 2015.

 

  • 06 Mar 2015

 

Brazil – Service Update

The designated operator of Brazil has advised that the strike by truck drivers in various regions of the country has ended. Normal deliveries have resumed.


It has also advised that the Brazilian city of Rio Branco, capital of the state of Acre, declared a public emergency situation on 3 March 2015 following severe flooding of the Acre River, which has affected various parts of the region. Acre state has been cut off from the rest of Brazil for several days. Service delay is expected.

 

  • 05 Mar 2015

 

Chile – Service Delays

The designated operator of Chile, CorreosChile, has advised that following the eruption of the Villarrica volcano on Tuesday, 3 March, the Government of Chile has issued a red alert and declared the areas as a disaster zone. Service delay is expected in the following affected localities namely: Pucón, Villarrica, Curarrehue and Licán Ray.

 

  • 25 Feb 2015

 

Malaysia – Normal Operations

The designated operator of Malaysia, Pos Malaysia, has advised that normal mail operations and deliveries have resumed throughout the country, following the recent flooding in Malaysia.

 

Australia – Normal Operations

The designated operator of Australia, Australia Post, has advised that the normal mail operations and deliveries, which have been disrupted by tropical cyclones, have resumed as of 24 February 2015.

 

Brazil – Service delays

The designated operator of Brazil has advised that there has been a strike/protest by truck drivers in Brazil since Monday, 23 February. Highways have been blocked in multiple states of Brazil and may cause delays in deliveries of postal items.

 

  • 24 Feb 2015

 

Jordan – Normal Operations

The designated operator of Jordan, Jordan Post, advised that normal mail operations and deliveries have resumed on Sunday, 22 February 2015.

 

  • 23 Feb 2015

 

Jordan – Disruption of Services

The designated operator of Jordan informed that poor weather conditions, with a severe snowstorm expected to hit the country from the evening of Thursday, 19 February 2015, would affect mail operations. Deliveries of EMS and parcel items are subject to delays until further notice.

 

Australia – Tropical Cyclones

The designated operator of Australia informed that due to two extreme weather events, i.e. tropical cyclones Marcia and Lam, mail operations for Queensland (4xxx); Northern Territory (08xx); Northern New South Wales: 2484 (Murwillumbah); and 2486, 2485, 2487, 2488, 2490, 4225 (Tweed Heads region) have been affected since Friday, 20 February 2015. Deliveries of mail items including EMS will be delayed until further notice.

 

  • 09 Feb 2015

 

Canada – Resumption of services

The designated operator of Canada has advised that the delivery of parcels and EMS has resumed in the Atlantic province.

 

  • 06 Feb 2015

 

Canada – Service Disruption

The designated operator of Canada has advised that severe winter storms have disrupted the processing and delivery of parcels and EMS to at least one Atlantic province of the country since 3 February 2015. Delivery of parcels and EMS items will be delayed until further notice.

 

  • 28 Jan 2015

 

Malaysia – Floods (Update)

The designated operator of Malaysia, Pos Malaysia, has advised that mail operations and deliveries have resumed following the recent flooding in the Malaysian states of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang and Johor. However, in some areas of East Malaysia (Sabah and Sarawak), due to flooding, mail operations and deliveries continued to be affected.

 

  • 27 Jan 2015

 

Ukraine – Suspension of postal services to localities in the Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts (regions)

The designated operator of Ukraine, Ukrainian State Postal Enterprise (Ukrposhta) has advised that a legislatively adopted resolution lists of localities in the Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts (regions) where government authorities are temporarily unable to perform their powers fully or partially (localities beyond the government authorities' control). Therefore, Ukrposhta does not accept postal items addressed to the listed localities. As such, postal services to the following localities are thus suspended:

 

Donetsk Oblast cities/towns of Oblast significance:

– Donetsk (83001, 83003-83005, 83007-83012, 83014-83018, 83020-83025, 83027, 83030-83034, 83036-83039, 83041-83042, 83044-83045, 83047-83050, 83052-83054, 83056-83062, 83064, 83069, 83071-83074, 83076-83078, 83080-83082, 83084-83087, 83089, 83092, 83095, 83099, 83101-83102, 83108, 83110-83114, 83117, 83119-83120, 83122, 83491-83493, 83498-83499);

– Dokuchaievsk (85740-85741, 85743-85744); – Horlivka (84601, 84603-84605, 84607, 84609-84611, 84614, 84617-84618, 84622, 84624-84630, 84632, 84634-84635, 84637, 84646-84647, 84691-84693, 84695);

– Yenakiieve (except Vuhlehirsk) (86401-86402, 86404-86406, 86409, 86412, 86414, 86420, 86422, 86424, 86427, 86429-86430, 86450-86452, 86484, 86487-86492, 86494, 86496, 86498-86499);

– Zhdanivka (86397);

– Kirovske (86300, 86302, 86391);

– Makiyivka (86104-86112, 86114-86128, 86130-86137, 86139-86145, 86147, 86149-86151, 86154-86157, 86177, 86181-86186, 86189, 86192-86198);

– Snizhne (86500-86501, 86503, 86508, 86510, 86570, 86579, 86581, 86583, 86584, 86590-86591, 86595);

– Torez (86600-86609, 86617, 86691);

– Khartsyzk (incl. Zuhres) (86702-86704, 86706, 86709, 86781-86783, 86786, 86790, 86792-86793);

– Shakhtarsk (86202-86207, 86211);

– Yasynuvata (86000-86001, 86004-86008);

– and localities subordinated to the administrations of the above mentioned cities/towns.

localities in the following raions:

– Amvrosiїvskyi Raion (87301-87302, 87304, 87310, 87320-87321, 87323-87324, 87330, 87333, 87343, 87350, 87370-87371);

– Novoazovskyi Raion:

   - Pionerske village (87641); Prymorske village (87643); Kominternove village (87611); Vodiane village (87611); Zayichenko village (87611); Shyrokyne village   (87650); Berdianske village (87650); Pavlopil village (87610); Pyshchevyk village (87610); Chernenko village (87610); Lebedynske village (87640); Sopyne village (87641);

– Starobeshivskyi Raion (87201-87202, 87210, 87212, 87220-87221, 87230, 87232-87233, 87240, 87242-87243, 87250, 87252-87253, 87260-87263);

– Shakhtarskyi Raion (86202-86207, 86211, 86220-86222, 86230, 86233-86234, 86241, 86251-86252, 86260-86262).

Luhansk Oblast cities/towns of Oblast significance:

– Luhansk (91001-91002, 91004-91008, 91011-91012, 91014-91016, 91019-91021, 91024-91026, 91028-91029, 91031, 91033-91034, 91038, 91042-91043, 91045, 91047-91051, 91053-91055, 91057-91058, 91060, 91484, 91493);

– Alchevsk (94201-94207, 94213-94214, 94217, 94220, 94222, 94224);

– Antratsyt (94604-94608, 94610-94613);

– Brianka (94100-94108, 94113, 94191, 94193-94195);

– Kirovsk (93801, 93803, 93805-93808, 93890, 93892);

– Krasnyi Luch (94501-94503, 94505-94506, 94508-94511, 94513, 94517-94518, 94520, 94530, 94532-94534, 94540, 94548, 94550, 94552-94553, 94555, 94560, 94562-94563, 94566);

– Krasnodon (94401-94402, 94404-94405, 94407-94408, 94430);

– Pervomaisk (93200-93203, 93205, 93207);

– Rovenky (94701-94703, 94706-94707, 94780-94781, 94783-94787, 94790-94793);

– Sverdlovsk (94801-94802, 94806, 94809-94810, 94812); – Stakhaniv (94005, 94007-94008, 94010, 94012-94013, 94016, 94091-94092, 94095);

– and localities subordinated to the administrations of the above mentioned cities/towns.

localities in the following raions:

– Antratsytivskyi Raion (94604-94608, 94610-94613, 94620, 94623, 94625-94626, 94630, 94632, 94636-94637, 94640-94641, 94643-94644, 94650, 94653, 94655, 94660, 94664-94667, 94670, 94680-94684, 94686, 94690, 94694);

– Krasnodonskyi Raion (94401-94402, 94404-94408, 94412, 94414-94416, 94418, 94420-94421, 94425, 94427, 94430, 94433, 94440, 94443, 94446, 94450, 94454-94455, 94457, 94460, 94463, 94465-94466, 94470, 94472-94473, 94476, 94480-94484, 94486);

– Lutuhynskyi Raion (92000, 92006-92007, 92009-92016, 92018, 92020-92021, 92023, 92025-92026, 92028, 92030, 92040, 92042);

– Perevalskyi Raion (94300-94302, 94305, 94309, 94311, 94313-94314, 94320, 94323-94326, 94330-94332, 94341, 94343-94344);

– Sverdlovskyi Raion (94801-94802, 94806, 94810, 94812, 94820, 94822, 94824, 94830-94832, 94835, 94839-94840, 94842, 94850-94851, 94853, 94860, 94862-94863, 94865-94868, 94870);

– Slovianoserbskyi Raion (93701, 93706, 93720, 93721-93724, 93730-93731, 93733-93735, 93740-93741, 93743-93745, 93747)

 

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