Posts tagged as Latvian Post

Latvian Post asks households to sort out mailboxes

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

In Latvia, more than 150 thousand addresses cannot be delivered to because the owners have not set up a mailbox, or the mailbox is too damaged. National postal service Latvian Post (LP) is therefore asking households July 21 to get their mailboxes in order. LP spokeswoman Gundega Vārpa told Latvian Television that the company’s address register contains more than a million addresses, of which more than 151 000 mailboxes do not exist…

Latvian Post serviced 550% more transit planes in last 2 months

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

In the last two months, “Latvijas Pasts” (LP) serviced an average of 23 transit cargo planes per month, 6.6 times or more than 550% more than the entire period of previous cooperation in each month since August 2017, the company said July 20. Although, due to COVID-19, the arrival of transit consignments has been difficult since the beginning of 2020 and the flow of these consignments has been substantially narrowed, it…

Press delivery funds still unclear

Monday, June 8, 2020

There is still no clarity on the compensation for press delivery although subscription time is coming, creating tension for publishers and Latvian Post, reported Latvian Radio on June 8. There is no understanding on what the tariffs shall be. The Chairman of the board of Latvian  Press Publishers Association Guntars Līcis said that if the volume of press delivery falls, all other postal service costs will increase. If there are…

Latvian Post penalized for tariffs on shipments to US

Monday, May 11, 2020

Latvian Post Office “Latvijas Pasts” (LP) has been fined EUR 9300 for increased tariffs on cross-border mail, said the Public Utilities Commission (PUC). From March 30 to April 17 this year, LP has applied increased tariffs for mail delivery to the United States of America, which do not comply with the tariffs of universal mail approved by PUC. PUC pointed out that those who have used cross-border mail at an…