Universal Postal Union


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Universal Postal Union

A worldwide postal organization to which the United States and most other countries are members. The exchange of mail, except parcel post, between the United States and other nations is governed by the provisions of the Universal Postal Union convention. Also called UPU.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Under the initiative of Universal Postal Union (UPU) Berne, Switzerland, letters from the students were judged to be winning three positions.
Sharing industry insights with regional members of the postal sector, Oman Post's chief executive officer, Abdulmalik Albalushi recently participated in the Universal Postal Union (UPU) Regional Strategy Forum for the Arab Region 2019, held in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
It also is home for around 4,000 rare stamps issued by Gulf and Arab countries and has a collection from 195 states and organizations members of the 1874-formed Universal Postal Union (UPU).
"The Universal Postal Union is conducting seminars and sessions annually.
Exchange of mail is carried out under rules and regulations of the Universal Postal Union.
This memorandum was signed by Minister of Communication Technologies and Digital Economy Anouar Maarouf and his Turkish counterpart, Cahit Turhan, at a ministerial meeting held on Friday in Istanbul, on the Universal Postal Union (UPU) project, Ecom@Africa, to help postal institutions develop e-commerce-related services.
Granted by the EMS unit of the Universal Postal Union, UPU, the award reaffirms the organisation's position as leading postal, express delivery and courier firm that is able to meet ever-changing customer demands, UAE News Agency (WAM) reported.
Saudi Post scooped the Universal Postal Union's (UPU) EMS Cooperative global customer service award of 2018, and also won the prestigious 2018 World Post and Parcel Award for customer service.
The United States intends to exit the system of setting postal rates for smaller packages under the Universal Postal Union "as soon as practical" and no later than Jan.
NEW YORK TIMES REPORT: The paper reported this morning that President Trump plans to withdraw from The Universal Postal Union treaty, a postal treaty from 1874 that has allowed Chinese companies to "ship small packages to the United States at a steeply discounted rate," citing an announcement by the White House.
The gold medal prize giving ceremony for the competition took place at the Berne, Switzerland, headquarters of the Universal Postal Union.

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