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Thailand Postal Rates To Rise After Nearly 2 Decades

For the first time in 18 years, Thai postal rates are rising. The country’s Ministry of Digital Economy and Society said that, based on data from 2011 to 2020, Thailand Post has a social service charge of up to 18.4 billion baht, and is expected to continue to increase. Yesterday Cabinet approved a Ministry proposal […]

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Royal Mail releases Machin finals to meet new postage rates

By David Hartwig On April 4, Britain’s Royal Mail issued 14 definitive stamps to meet the new postage rates that came into effect on that date (by Linn, April 4, page 42). Additionally, each stamp is barcoded as part of Royal Mail’s new policy of issuing definitive stamps with barcodes. The April 4 issue includes […]

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Stamp prices will increase next month in line with European postal rates

Bookmark(0) Please login to mark No account yet? Register An Post will increase the price of the basic domestic and international stamp on Tuesday, March 1, 2022. The standard domestic letter stamp will increase to €1.25 (currently €1.10) while the standard international stamp will be €2.20 ( currently €2.00). These levels are well below current […]

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Postal rates and delivery times increase before the end of the year holidays

Price increases are abnormal this time of year, but there is a reason for the change. COLLEGE STATION, Texas – You’re not dreaming, postage rates are going up, and your packages are taking longer to reach their destination. Postal Plus President and CEO Becky Cochener said the two fluctuations are happening for different reasons. The […]

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Court dismisses postal rate claim

Brookhaven Post Office (1912-13) Please note that this post contains affiliate links and any sales made through these links will reward MageeNews.com with a small commission – at no additional cost to you. The Postal Service will increase postage rates on Sunday, August 29, after the United States Court of Appeals for the District of […]

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Nonprofit postal rates set to skyrocket

The United States Postal Service (USPS) filed a notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) under the guise of a statutory holiday weekend on Friday, asking for rate increases of 6.9% on average, with different categories ranging from 5.7% to 14.6%. The new rates would take effect on August 29. According to the Alliance of […]

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New Zealand updates round Kiwi definitive stamps for new postage rates

By Denise McCarty New Zealand Post is updating its Kiwi round definitive stamps. Announcing the five new stamps issued on July 4, New Zealand Post said: “To honor our beloved national bird, this popular stamp has been refreshed for the eighth time since 1988. The 2018 round kiwifruit features all five species of kiwi in […]

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Postal service has proposed plan to slow mail and raise postal rates worries some

You may soon be paying more for postage while seeing a slowdown in mail delivery. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s new plan would eliminate first-class mail while increasing prices, according to NBC News. first class mail would be grouped together in the same 3-5 day window as non-local mail. USPS is also expected to continue the […]

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Postal service will increase priority mail, other postal rates on January 24

By Bill McAllister, Washington Correspondent Parcel post prices will increase by at least 3% under a new rate schedule announced by the U.S. Postal Service on November 16. Some tariffs will increase even more. Subject to the approval of the Postal Regulatory Commission, the higher prices will take effect on January 24, 2021. The agency’s […]

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How our postage rates compare to other countries – Mother Jones

Unlike many of my Liberal colleagues, I do not see the post as the very nerve on which our nation rests. On the other hand, it is important and worth it to work properly. Now there is a lot of reasonable disagreement over how the post office should be run, but there is one problem […]

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The global postal price spike is coming today – Are you ready? – Multi-channel merchant

Retailers, direct-to-consumer brands, marketplaces and marketplace sellers cashing in on the cross-border e-commerce lockdown boom are receiving massive wake-up call today as global postal rates to United States start to climb up to 150% or more. The Universal Postal Union’s (UPU) decision to allow the United States to set its own inbound postal rates is […]

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Trump plans to use coronavirus funding to revamp postage rates

WASHINGTON – President Trump said on Friday he plans to use a coronavirus relief law as leverage to force the U.S. Postal Service to raise rates for parcel delivery, including those it delivers for Amazon and ‘other e-commerce businesses. The Coronavirus Assistance Program allows the Postal Service to borrow up to $ 10 billion from […]

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Postage rate hike in January – base stamp will be 55 cents | Business

The price of postage will increase on January 27, including the largest percentage increase in history for the price of sending a one-ounce letter. The “Forever” stamp will be reduced from 50 cents to 55 cents. The prices approved by the postal service governors will increase the prices of postal service products by about 2.5%. […]

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Global postal tariffs give Chinese companies an unfair advantage

Consider this: it costs more to ship a package via the US Postal Service from Los Angeles to New York than it does to ship that same package from Beijing to New York. This inequity puts American small businesses and manufacturers at a competitive disadvantage. Donald Trump is taking steps to address this disparity, which […]