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Union cabinet approve to establish Regional Office of the Universal Postal Union in Delhi

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved to establish a Regional Office of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in New Delhi, India to undertake UPU’s development cooperation and technical assistance activities in the region by entering into an agreement with UPU. The approval enables India to play active […]

Edited By : Aditya Singh | Updated: May 31, 2023 20:36 IST
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New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved to establish a Regional Office of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in New Delhi, India to undertake UPU’s development cooperation and technical assistance activities in the region by entering into an agreement with UPU.

The approval enables India to play active role at multilateral organizations in postal sector with emphasis on South-South and Triangular cooperation.  India will provide a Field Project Expert, staff and office set up for UPU’s regional office.  Projects on capacity building and trainings, improving efficiency and quality of postal services, enhancement of Postal technology, e-commerce and trade promotion etc will be prepared and implemented for the region by this office in coordination with UPU.

The initiative would help expanding India’s diplomatic footprint and strengthen relations with other countries, specially in Asia-Pacific region and will enhance India’s presence at the global postal forums.

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First published on: May 31, 2023 08:36 PM IST

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