All News

Sort by :
Vanuatu points the way forward on digitalization for SIDS

Vanuatu points the way forward on digitalization for SIDS

22.04.2021Infrastructure obstacles often hamper developing countries, including small island developing states (SIDS).
How Covid-19 vaccination campaigns help address the unaddressed

How Covid-19 vaccination campaigns help address the unaddressed

15.04.2021

Addresses are essential for the management of cities, for service delivery, and to give people status in society. Many areas of the world, however, remain unaddressed.  

UPU DDG lauds e-commerce’s ability to radically adapt postal economic models

UPU DDG lauds e-commerce’s ability to radically adapt postal economic models

08.04.2021E-commerce has radically altered habits, created new opportunities for Posts and encouraged them to adapt services and economic models, the Deputy Director General of the Universal Postal Union (the UPU) Pascal Clivaz said at a high-profile event held on 8 April.
Posts offer a crucial lifeline to those living in isolation

Posts offer a crucial lifeline to those living in isolation

01.04.2021Social isolation has become a key issue during the Covid-19 pandemic.
UPU’s Customs Declaration System improves data quality and reduces labour

UPU’s Customs Declaration System improves data quality and reduces labour

25.03.2021

The UPU’s Customs Declaration System (CDS), developed by the Postal Technology Centre (PTC), facilitates the capture of electronic customs declarations made by the customers of posts, and exchanges of electronic data interchange (EDI) messages between designated operators and between designated operators and customs authorities.

Direct Marketing retains its relevance during COVID-19 pandemic, new UPU study finds

Direct Marketing retains its relevance during COVID-19 pandemic, new UPU study finds

19.03.2021

“As shown by a study led by Royal Mail, with more people at home, direct mail matters more and is driving online transactions more than ever,” the UPU Direct Marketing Advisory Board (DMAB) wrote in its new report titled, “COVID-19, Posts and Direct Marketing.”

UPU launches new Address Verification API

UPU launches new Address Verification API

17.03.2021

The Universal Postal Union (UPU) has launched a new Address Verification Application Programme Interface (API) developed specifically for the postal industry and its stakeholders to ensure address data quality for trusted deliveries.

UPU launches Post4Health facility to help with COVID-19 vaccine response

UPU launches Post4Health facility to help with COVID-19 vaccine response

11.03.2021

The Universal Postal Union (UPU) has launched a new facility which aims to assist posts deliver health policies, products and services.

Press release: UPU launches Post4Health to help in world’s greatest logistical challenge: COVID-19 vaccine delivery

11.03.2021

Bern. More than 3 billion people live in rural and isolated areas making COVID-19 vaccine delivery the greatest logistical challenge the world has ever faced.

Statement of the Universal Postal Union’s Director General on the launch of the Post4Health Facility

Statement of the Universal Postal Union’s Director General on the launch of the Post4Health Facility

11.03.2021

We are in a race to vaccinate the world; one that we cannot afford to lose.

Annemarie Gardshol, president and group CEO, PostNord Group

Annemarie Gardshol, president and group CEO, PostNord Group

08.03.2021

For Annemarie Gardshol, president and group CEO of PostNord Group, being a woman within the postal sector has never been a challenge.

International Women’s Day: UPU speaks to women at the heart of the postal sector

International Women’s Day: UPU speaks to women at the heart of the postal sector

08.03.2021

It is well known that the postal industry is undergoing wide scale transformation to embrace the digital world.