GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Government Legal Humanity

 
  Share

Public P.O. Box is meant for those who don't have their own P.O. Box

DUBAI, May 17, 2017: Emirates Post has upgraded its Public P.O. Box service, which allows residents and visitors to have a common P.O. Box address for receiving mail through any of the post-offices in the UAE.

The move to encourage people to use the Public P.O. Box service stems from Emirates Post's strategy to take a larger share of e-commerce deliveries, as e-commerce is projected to boom in the years to come.

Each post office in the UAE has a unique Public P.O. Box number, which can be obtained from the post office or by visiting Emirates Post Group website and clicking on the link https://www.epg.gov.ae/portal/_en/locations.xhtml. There is no registration required. People can give this P.O. Box number, along with their mobile number, to senders of mail and parcels, including e-commerce companies.

“Emirates Post is pleased to enhance the Public P.O. Box service with new features, because we believe it brings great value-addition to e-commerce as a cost-effective last-mile delivery option for those buying products online,” said Acting Chief Commercial Officer of EPG, Mr. Obaid Mohammed Al Qatami. “As we have a large network of post offices spread across the UAE, we are in a strong position to cater to the needs of a segment of population that does not own individual P.O. Boxes.”

The Public P.O. Box service is targeted at people who do not have their own P.O. Boxes, such as visit visa holders, working residents who have privacy reasons, sailors and other non-residents who want to have an address in the UAE.

The Public Post Box service allows people to give these P.O. Box numbers to suppliers of online products, or friends and relatives. When a person is expecting mail, he can go to the Registered Mail counter at the particular post office and give his name and ID to the counter staff. He can then collect the mail after paying the specified fee, which has been kept low for public benefit. The charges for the service depend on the type of mail and its weight, and need to be paid each time there is a mail delivery.


Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 4642 times
Posted on : Wednesday, May 17, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Emirates Post Group Holds First ‘Change Retreat' in Ras Al Khaimah
Next Story : DLD Triumphs at Ideas Arabia Competition 2017 with Double Win
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Make a Statement with MAKE UP FOR EVER's New Artist Liquid Matte Lipsticks
Paris Gallery Eid Gift Guide: The Watch Edit
SAINT HONORE Opéra is Ideal for the Stylish Woman
Joyalukkas Win Upto 60 KG gold promotion Lucky winner announced in the UAE
LG G6: The Ideal Summer Vacation Companion
SAINT HONORE Charisma Twist
Lucky Winners celebrate winning gold bars with Malabar Gold & Diamonds – ‘BE A G...
Gold Collagen® Hydrogel Mask with Second Skin Technology to Launch in Dubai in J...
Skyline University College Conducted Health and Wellness Program
THEFACESHOP, White Seed brightening
IKEA Reveals Hidden Shortcuts as Father's Day Gift
Celebrate This Eid by Honouring your Loved Ones with a Special Gift
TAG Heuer Luxury Kit
Bhima Jewellers Spread Happiness this Ramadan with ‘BHIMA GIFT A SMILE'
Keep your skin hydrated this summer with tips from Gold Collagen!
Marion Cotillard wears Chloé to 31st Cabourg Film Festival
TOD's Spring/Summer '18 Men's Collection
Dubai will be ‘United in Celebration' during 10th Edition of ‘Eid in Dubai- Eid ...
Take A Sneak-peek into COÉGA Sunwear's 2018 Baby Swimwear Line
Al Barwani Wins 2017 Ramadan Challenge Senior Cup Title
Dsquared2 Men's and Women's Fall Winter 2017 Show
deLaCour Saqra Urban- Triumph Design
Celebrate Eid in 'Swiss Style' with stunning RAYMOND WEIL Freelancer
New Collections at Grand Optics - Summer 2017
The Salman and Katrina relationship with Splash continues
Eid Al Fitr 2017
WHITE MAN & WOMAN presents POAN - PEOPLES OF ALL NATIONS ‘The Phenomenon of Man'
Dubai Culture Announces July Workshops for Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre 2017
Starbucks Brings Back Summer Favorite S'mores Frappuccino on Popular Demand
HP Revolutionizes Pocket-size Printing with Sprocket
Wear Your Personality on Your Sleeve with Suitsupply
KeyBS e-Voucher solution ‘KeyEVD' goes live on thousands of 4Run Telecom POS mac...
Empower Starts Delivering District Cooling Solutions to JVC and JVT
Jaguar E-PACE: The New Compact Performance SUV
Podium Finish for UAE Team Emirates' Sacha Modolo on Stage Eight of Tour de Suisse
OMEN by HP Delivers the Ultimate Advantage for Gamers to Dominate the Competition
Dubai Customs salutes UAE's 1st global customs efficiency ranking
Abu Dhabi Ports 5th Annual “Working Safely in the Heat” Campaign Launched
New destination for Godiva lovers
Rendezvous Between Moon and Chronograph Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar Chronograph
The Outlet Village Celebrates Eid Al-Fitr and DSS with Fun-Filled Entertainment ...
Summer Style in Your Suitcase with LE66
Khater Massaad's Former Georgian Chief Aide Found Guilty of Fraud in Georgia and...
Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre has ...
ADNEC Group Wins Two Prestigious AEO Awards
Dubai Outlet Mall and the UAE Red Crescent join hands to give free Eid clothing ...
InSinkErator contributes to UAE State of Energy Report for third consecutive year
2XL Launches Martin Collection with Statement Headboard Design
New American School for Dubai in 2018 by Esol Education
His Highness Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Attends First Graduation Ceremony ...