In this remarkable day we express gratitude to all the postmen and all employees of the postal service throughout Albania, thereby appreciating their performance as one of the cornerstones of the activity of the Albanian Post.
World Post Day is celebrated each year on 9 October. This day coincides with the anniversary of the foundation of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in 1874, in Bern, the capital city of Switzerland. It was declared World Post Day by the UPU Congress held in Tokyo, Japan, in 1969. The aim of the World Post Day is to create the awareness of the role of the postal sector in people’s and businesses’ daily life and its contribution to the social and economic development of countries. The celebration encourages member countries to undertake planned activities aiming at creating a broader awareness of the role of their Post and activities among the public and media on a national scale. Each year, more than 150 countries celebrate World Post Day in different ways.
During the event on the occasion of this celebration has been organized a festive ceremony where Mr. Ardi Çela, CEO of the Albanian Post, during his greeting speech stated: “Today is World Post Day.We are here together with Ms. Qanie to express our gratitude for her 38-year contribution to the postal service of the Albanian Post. Together with Ms. Qanie we would like to thank and express gratitude for all the postmen and all employees of the postal service throughout Albania, thereby appreciating their performance as one of the cornerstones of the activity of the Albanian Post. At the same time I would avail of the moment to provide and communicate to all the citizens and all our customers that the Albanian Post will always be near them with new services, with more qualitative, fast and secure products”.
Later on, Mr. Çela gave an assessment to Ms. Qanie Kurti for the work done so far, where among others he said: "Thank you for your contribution over years, as you inspire us with your work and the example you have provided in the Albanian Post".
Furthermore, in the framework of these celebrations, on October 9, the Albanian Post JSC will give the envelope with the logo of the World Post Day, for free, for the customers who will be presented at post office counters in Tirana Post Affiliate. This will aim at being closer to the citizens but meanwhile appreciation for the work carried by the staff, who has been more than anyone at the service of the customers.