09 Oct 2018

SingPost offers festive postage rates for Deepavali between 16 October 2018 and 6 November 2018

Singapore, 9 October 2018 – Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) is offering festive postage rates for Deepavali. These will be applicable for all stamped and franked greeting cards posted between 16 October 2018 and 6 November 2018.

With SingPost's festive rate of 70 cents for greeting cards (weighing up to 40 grams) sent to countries beyond Malaysia and Brunei, customers may save as much as 65 per cent on postage. Postage rates for greeting cards to Malaysia and Brunei will remain unchanged at 50 cents (weighing up to 20 grams) and 70 cents (weighing up to 50 grams).

The festive postage rates for non-standard size greeting cards sent to a local address is 30 cents (weighing up to 20 grams) and 37 cents (weighing up to 40 grams), reduced from the regular postage rate of 60 cents.

Please refer to the Appendix for details on the festive postage rates.

Customers can purchase stamps for their greeting cards at all post offices, the Philatelic Store @ GPO, Self-Automated Machines (SAM), postal agents and stamp vendors located islandwide.

About Singapore Post Limited

For 160 years, Singapore Post (SingPost), as the country's postal service provider, has been delivering trusted and reliable services to homes and businesses in Singapore.

Today, SingPost is pioneering and leading in eCommerce logistics as well as providing innovative mail and logistics solutions in Singapore and around the world, with operations in 19 markets.

Building on its trusted communications through domestic and international postal services, SingPost is taking the lead in end-to-end integrated and digital mail solutions. The suite of SingPost eCommerce logistics solutions includes front end web management, warehousing and fulfilment, last mile delivery and international freight forwarding.

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Appendix

Festive Promotional Rate for Greeting Cards – Deepavali 2018

The promotional rates below are applicable only to stamped and franked greeting cards posted between 16 October 2018 and 6 November 2018.

LOCAL POSTAGE RATES
Weight Normal Rate Festive Rate
20g 30¢
(standard size)
60¢
(non standard size)
37¢
40g 37¢
(standard size)
37¢
INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE RATES
Destination Weight Step Normal Rate Festive Rate
Zone 1
Malaysia and Brunei
20g 50¢ 50¢
50g 70¢ 70¢
Zone 2
Countries in Asia and the Pacific (except Australia, Japan and New Zealand)
1st 20g 70¢ 70¢
(up to 40g)
add'l 10g 25¢
Zone 3
Countries in the rest of the world, including Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Africa, America, Europe and the Middle East
1st 20g $1.30 70¢
(up to 40g)
add'l 10g 35¢

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