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Global Mail Observer

Der Global Mail Observer e-Newsletter informiert Sie alle zwei Wochen über aktuelle und bevorstehende Ereignisse, die den weltweiten Versand Ihrer Briefe und Pakete beeinflussen könnten.
Bolivia 18 Jan Flooding and Landslides in Bolivia: The severe weather in Bolivia has intensified over the last days, causing floods and landslides.The departments of Cochabamba, La Paz and Potosí, Chuquisaca, Beni and Santa Cruz have been badly affected by flooding. Traffic disruptions and delays in mail processing and delivery in the affected areas possible.
Iceland 18 to 19 Jan Icelandair: Storm Causes Flight Cancellations at Icelandair: Due to a storm Icelandair canceled or rescheduled 28 flights to and from Europe and the U.S.. Flight cancellations and delays as well as delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
United States 18 Jan Black Ice Caused Traffic Chaos in Northeastern US: Black ice and freezing rain glazed roads across the Northeast of the US, causing traffic chaos. Numerous bridges and overpasses have been closed for safety reasons. Delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
Nigeria as of 19 Jan Possible Strike by Nigerian Air Traffic Controllers: Local and international flights may be totally grounded within, into, and out of Nigeria as air traffic controllers of NATCA threatened a strike. Flight cancellations and delays as well as delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
Philippines 19 Jan Flight Cancellations During Papal Visit to the Philippines: Manila becomes a no-fly zone during the papal visit to the Philippines. More than 200 domestic and international flights of Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and TigerAir Philippines have been canceled. AirAsia canceled domestic and international flights to and from Manila, Cebu and Tacloban. There will be limited operations at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) from 6 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.. Delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
Azerbaijan 20 Jan Martyrs' Day - National Holiday
Brazil 22 to 23 Jan Strike Announcement by Pilots in Brazil: Pilots organized in the Brazilian SNA union enter into a nationwide strike on January 22 from 06:00 am to 07:00 am the following day. According to the SNA, the strike can be indefinitely continued and intensified. Air traffic disruptions as well as delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
Bolivia 22 Jan Plurinational State Foundation Day - National Holiday
India 23 Jan Tripura, West Bengal: Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti - Regional Holiday
India 24 Jan Haryana, Orissa, Tripura, West Bengal: Vasanta Panchami / Shree Panchami - Regional Holiday
Egypt 25 Jan January 25 Revolution Day - National Holiday
Australia 26 Jan Australia Day - National Holiday
India 26 Jan National Day - National Holiday
New Zealand 26 Jan Auckland: Provincial Anniversary Day - Regional Holiday
Malaysia 01 Feb Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Putrajaya: Federal Territory Day - Regional Holiday
Liechtenstein 02 Feb Candlemas - National Holiday
Malaysia 02 Feb Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Putrajaya: Federal Territory Day Holiday - Regional Holiday
Mexico 02 Feb Constitution Day Holiday - National Holiday
New Zealand 02 Feb Nelson: Provincial Anniversary Day - Regional Holiday
United States 06 Jan Flight Disruptions Across US due to Winter Storm: A fast-moving winter storm system has left several inches of snow across the U.S., resulting in thousands of flight delays and hundreds of cancellations. More than 900 flights had been canceled plus more than 8,000 confirmed delays within, into or out of the US, concentrated at five airports: Washington Reagan National, Philadelphia, New York LaGuardia, Newark Liberty and Chicago O'Hare. Delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
Bosnia Herzegovina 07 Jan Republika Srpska: Christmas Day (orthodox) - Regional Holiday
Cambodia 07 Jan Victory Day over the Genocidal Regime - National Holiday
Egypt 07 Jan Coptic Christmas - National Holiday
Germany 07 Jan Meteorologists Warn of Hurricane + Storm Surges in Germany: Many regions in Germany are facing severe weather and strong storms in the course of the week. There might be disruptions in ferry services, rail and air traffic. Fallen trees, closed roads and bridges are to be expected as well. DWD said the stormy weather situation will likely attain its peak on Saturday. Delays in mail processing and delivery possible.
Macedonia, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine 07 Jan Christmas Day (orthodox) - National Holiday
Russia 08 Jan New Year's Holiday - National Holiday
Ukraine 08 Jan Public Holiday - National Holiday
Bosnia Herzegovina 09 Jan Republika Srpska: Republic Day - Regional Holiday
Iran 09 Jan Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadegh - National Holiday
Panama 09 Jan Martyrs' Day - National Holiday
Russia, Ukraine 09 Jan Public Holiday - National Holiday
Morocco 11 Jan Independence Manifesto Day (1944) - National Holiday
Colombia 12 Jan Epiphany - National Holiday
Japan 12 Jan Coming of Age Day - National Holiday
Bosnia Herzegovina 14 Jan Republika Srpska: New Year's Day (orthodox) - Regional Holiday
India 14 Jan Andaman/Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Gujarat, Karnataka, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu: Makara Sankranti - Regional Holiday
India 14 Jan Andhra Pradesh: Bhogi - Regional Holiday
Malaysia 14 Jan Negeri Sembilan: State Public Holiday - Regional Holiday
Tunisia 14 Jan Revolution and Youth Day - National Holiday
India 15 Jan Andaman/Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Gujarat, Karnataka, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu: Pongal - Regional Holiday
Sri Lanka 15 Jan Tamil Thai Pongal Day - National Holiday
India 16 Jan Puducherry, Tamil Nadu: Thiruvalluvar Day - Regional Holiday
Italy 16 Jan Strike Announcement by Air Traffic Controllers in Italy: Italian government announced an ENAV air traffic controller strike from 13:00 – 17:00. Flight delays and cancellations possible.
United States 16 Jan Virginia: Lee Jackson Day - Regional Holiday
India 17 Jan Tamil Nadu: Uzhavar Thirunal - Regional Holiday
Malaysia 18 Jan Kedah: State Public Holiday - Regional Holiday
New Zealand 19 Jan Wellington: Provincial Anniversary Day - Regional Holiday
United States 19 Jan Martin Luther King Day - National Holiday