Archives: January 2019

Jamaica – Disruption of outbound mail

Jamaica Post has advised that as of 06:30 local time on Wednesday 30th January, it has been unable to forward outbound dispatches, including those in transit, owing to customs issues. Jamaica Post thanks everyone for their understanding and will update once the situation has returned to normal.

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USA Delays – Winter Storm Jaden

Due to extreme weather conditions caused by Winter Storm Jaden, the United States Postal Service (USPS) have temporarily suspended delivery service in certain locations to ensure the safety and well-being of their employees. The following 3-digit ZIP Codes are affected: Michigan: 486-491, 493-499 Indiana: 460-469, 472-475, 478, 479 Chicago: 606-608...

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Tonga – Disruption of Internet connection

Tonga Post Ltd has advised that internet services in Tonga have been down since Sunday evening, 20 January 2019. This problem is a technical fault with Tonga’s submarine cables and is beyond the control of Tonga Post and the Internet service providers. Tonga Post apologises for any inconvenience caused and will...

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Greece – Strike

The Greek postal operator has informed us that the Federation of Postal Associations of Hellenic Post S.A. has announced a 24 hours strike for Wednesday 23 January 2019. As result, mail collection and delivery will be affected until after the strike, with delays potentially continuing for several days after...

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Uruguay – End of strike

Correo Uruguayo of Uruguay has advised that negotiations have been fruitful and that the processing of inward international mail will return to normal on 28th January 2019. All postal items can be forwarded to Uruguay from 28th January 2019 onwards. Correo Uruguayo thanks everyone for their patience and understanding.

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Switzerland – return to normal

The weather in the eastern part of Switzerland has now stabilised and mail services resumed on 17th January, with the exceptions of a few homes that remain isolated. Previously impacted postcode areas were 72xx, 73xx, 75xx, 76xx and 77xx due to roads closures. Please note a few days may be...

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