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Traditional postal services resume

The Postal Services have announced that traditional postal services (regular mail, registered, insured mail, parcels, EPG parcels, EMS /Datapost if applicable etc)  resumed today for the following destinations:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Denmark
  • Switzerland
  • Greece
  • Spain
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Luxemburg
  • Great Britain
  • Norway
  • Hungary
  • Ukraine
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Sweden
  • Czechia
  • Finland
  • U.S.A

Please note that the terms and conditions of each service as well as the applicable restrictions will be in force, it said.

For example, dispatch of medicines is allowed without permission from the Ministry of Health provided that the shipment is from individual to individual and is in small quantities for strictly personal use.

“We would also like to inform you that similar restrictive measures are being applied in the countries of destination, as in Cyprus and as a result delays in handling the items are expected,” the announcement added.

The postal services said citizens must adhere to the relevant decrees of Ministry of Health.

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