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# postal-service - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

US Postal Service halts changes blamed for slowing delivery until after the November election

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy has been under intense pressure from Congress amid the reforms he has been implementing.

# postal-service - Monday 17 August, 2020

Nancy Pelosi calls House of Representatives back from summer break to vote on protecting the postal vote

US President Donald Trump blocked funds to the US Postal Service amid concerns about the delays to the postal voting system.

# postal-service - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

An Post extends opening times and brings in special measures to lower coronavirus risk to customers and staff

A stamp price increase has also been delayed.

# postal-service - Sunday 30 September, 2018

An Post issues tender for uniforms and safety boots for its 6,750 staff

An Post said the design of the uniforms will not change.

# postal-service - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Naughten says complete shutdown of postal services was 'undeniable' before retirement package plan

The CEO of An Post told an Oireachtas Committee today that it is vital now that more government services are offered at post offices to strengthen the network.

# postal-service - Saturday 4 August, 2018

After a garda probe and potential cyber breach, CityPost is headed for liquidation

Creditors have moved to wind up the An Post challenger after a tumultuous 12 months for the firm.

# postal-service - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Cost of a stamp to rise from 72 cent to €1

An Post has said the cost still represents “very good value”.

# postal-service - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

There will soon be no cap on the price An Post can charge you for a stamp

Such a move is necessary to protect the daily postal service in operation nationwide, the minister responsible claimed today.

# postal-service - Saturday 6 June, 2015

An Post says man sending 'puzzle' mail is 'a postal champion'

But they have a stern warning for people too…

# postal-service - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Will this get delivered? One man is testing An Post's problem-solving skills

Your move, postal service.

# postal-service - Friday 20 March, 2015

Bring these Irish animation stamps to life with your smartphone

The stamps feature well-known Irish animations like ‘Roy’ and ‘Give Up Yer Aul Sins’.

# postal-service - Monday 24 February, 2014

Government must modernise An Post says Dáil motion

Reports last week said the post office network could lose the Social Protection contract, but the Department says that isn’t happening.

# postal-service - Monday 18 November, 2013

Government to open up new postcode database to businesses – at a cost Exclusive

The new system will give each address, including individual apartments in one building, their own unique code.

# postal-service - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The42 Confess? Armstrong may not have much to gain Conjecture

Confess? Armstrong may not have much to gain

Betsy Andreu has dismissed a potential confession from Armstrong as self-serving and too late.

# postal-service - Friday 18 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Want to write to the International Space Station? Here's the address... Ground Control To...

Want to write to the International Space Station? Here's the address...

Astronaut Don Pettit has figured out his postal address in case you want to send* him a letter. *It may never get there.

# postal-service - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Postcodes could be on the way as postal reform bill clears Oireachtas

The Communications Regulation (Postal Service) Bill was passed last night – clearing the way for a postcode system.

# postal-service - Monday 18 July, 2011

Poll: Have you taken your money out of Ireland's banks? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you taken your money out of Ireland's banks?

An Post is gaining a bigger share of Ireland’s savings market as savers move their money from banks. Have you?

An Post benefits from the troubles in Ireland's banks

The semi-state company has taken in over €5 billion in savings deposits since the economic crisis began.

# postal-service - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Almost 2,000 An Post workers will leave by 2015

However, the employees’ union says the reduction in numbers will only be achieved by voluntary leaving.