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Emirates Post is the official postal operator for the United Arab Emirates. It is a subsidiary of Emirates Post Group.[1]

United Arab Emirates
Emirates Post
بريد الامارات
Agency overview
HeadquartersDeira, Dubai
Agency executive
Parent agencyEmirates Post Group
Websitewww.epg.gov.ae

It was opened on August 19, 1909, being managed by the Indian Post Office Services until India’s independence in 1947. The postal services were finally established as the General Directorate of Postal Services under the Ministry of Communications in 1972, following the formation of the UAE.

Emirates Post Group was established in 2007, with Emirates Post, Empost, EDC and Wall Street Exchange becoming subsidiaries of the Group.

As of April 2019, they're the only Arab country to win three "International Express Mail Services accolade for outstanding Customer Services" awards.[2]

See alsoEdit

  • Emir Mail

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Emirates Post, 2011. Retrieved 9 December 2012. Archived here.
  2. ^ "UAE becomes only Arab Country to win UPU award three times". wam.

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