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Wednesday, 28.02.2024, 04:20
Due to the aggressive spread of the new coronavirus strain in the United Kingdom, flights to and from the UK have been suspended and also the movement of parcels from the UK to Estonia and vice versa has been halted until the new year. Lietuvos Pastas (Lithuanian Post) also has warned of delays in parcel deliveries to and from the United Kingdom amid new transport restrictions, informs LETA/BNS.
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The Tax and Customs Board (MTA) recalls that, from 1 January, parcels ordered from the United Kingdom over EUR 22 will be subject to VAT and parcels over EUR 150 will be subject to customs duties.
The chairman of the supervisory board of the state-owned postal service and logistics company Eesti Post, Sten Soosaar, believes that the indebted company can be transformed into a transparent business with market-based services that would be fit also for listing, for instance, in as little as three years, Postimees reports cites LETA/BNS.
Instructions for coping in various types of crises will be delivered to the mailboxes of all residents of Estonia from this week, informs LETA/BNS.
As a result of the changes that took place during 2020, consumers in Estonia increasingly give preference to domestic and European e-commerce platforms over Chinese e-commerce, Estonian state-owned postal company Eesti Post, which operates under the Omniva brand, said on October 19th, cites LETA/BNS.
DPD Lietuva, a Lithuanian provider of parcel delivery services, plans to invest nearly 3 mln euros in new electric vehicles (EVs) and their charging stations, reported LETA/BNS.
Lithuania’s postal operator Lietuvos Pastas (Lithuanian Post) will most likely not turn into a specialized bank given that such a scenario, as estimated by experts, would be uneconomic but will expand its financial services instead, informs LETA/BNS.