Mail Conditions in Asian Countries during the Lunar New Year period for 2009
January 19, 2009
The Lunar New Year will affect Asian countries as in the following chart.
Please take note that mail deliveries may be delayed in this period in the relevant countries / regions.
|Country / Region||Lunar New Year Period||Exchange office services||Customs services||Delivery services||Inspection services||Notes|
|Korea||Sunday January 25th to Tuesday January 27th||△||△||○||×||
|China||Sunday January 25th to Saturday January 31st||○||○||○||×||Items held for customs in the Lunar New Year period will be delivered after the period has ended.|
|Taiwan||Saturday January 24th to Sunday February 1st||○||○||○||×||Only EMS deliveries will be made during the Lunar New Year period.|
|Hong Kong||Monday January 26th to Wednesday January 28th||○||○||△||×||Only EMS and parcel deliveries will be made on January 28th(Wed)|
|Macao||Sunday January 25th to Wednesday January 28th||×||×||×||×|
|Vietnam||Saturday January 24th to Thursday January 29th||×||×||×||×|
|Malaysia||Monday January 26th to Tuesday January 27th||×||×||×||×|
|Singapore||Thursday February 7th to Friday February 8th||○||×||×||×|
【Legend】○：Usual services available; △： Partial services available; ×：No services available