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Updates on postal services to certain destinations
     Hongkong Post today (August 31) announced that postal services to the destinations listed below will resume from tomorrow (September 1) as airlines have gradually scaled up their air traffic capacity and some postal administrations abroad have resumed acceptance of overseas mail. Notwithstanding this, local postal operations are still under the influence of the pandemic and delays in mail delivery are expected.
Destinations Service types available
North America Canada
  • Speedpost service
  • All surface mail postal services
The United States
  • Speedpost service
  • e-Express service
  • All surface mail postal services
Central and South America Montserrat
  • All surface mail postal services
Oceania Tonga
  • All surface mail postal services
  • All surface mail postal services
     In addition, as advised by the postal administration of the Lao People's Democratic Republic, only surface mail postal services to this destination can be maintained. Due to flight adjustments, all airmail postal services to Ghana, Seychelles and Sierra Leone will be suspended.
     Members of the public may visit the web page of Hongkong Post at www.hongkongpost.hk/en/about_us/whats_new/notices/index_id_978.html to refer to the service types currently available for overseas destinations.
Ends/Monday, August 31, 2020
Issued at HKT 19:20
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