Did you know? More than 150 countries celebrate World Post Day!

World Post Day is celebrated each year on 9th October, the anniversary of the establishment of UPU (Universal Postal Union). The UPU was founded in Switzerland in 1874.  The purpose of World Post Day is to create awareness of the role of the postal sector in our every day lives. It is also to make us aware of its importance and contribution to the social and economic development of countries. Member countries undertake many activities to create awareness of their Post’s role on a national scale.