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CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-Trump wants Postal Service to charge "much more" for Amazon shipments

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE, Dec 29 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump called on the U.S. Postal Service on Friday to charge "much more" to ship packages for Amazon, picking another fight with the online retail giant he has criticized in the past.

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Trump takes on Postal Service in tweet

On Friday morning, President Donald Trump decided to take on the U.S. Postal Service.

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Trump wants Postal Service to charge 'much more' for Amazon shipments

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE (Reuters) - President Donald Trump called on the U.S. Postal Service on Friday to charge "much more" to ship packages for Amazon Amazon, picking another fight with the online retail giant he has criticized in the past.

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UPDATE 3-Trump wants Postal Service to charge "much more" for Amazon shipments

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE, Dec 29 (Reuters) - President Donald Trump called on the U.S. Postal Service on Friday to charge "much more" to ship packages for Amazon Amazon, picking another fight with the online retail giant he has criticized in the past.

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US STOCKS-Wall Street drifts lower on last trading day of 2017

* Trump targets Amazon in call for postal service to hike prices

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UPDATE 2-Trump targets Amazon in call for postal service to hike prices

WASHINGTON, Dec 29 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump targeted Amazon on Friday in a call for the country's postal service to raise prices of shipments in order to recoup costs, picking another fight with the online retail giant he has criticized in the past.

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US STOCKS-Wall St flat on last trading day of 2017

* Trump targets Amazon in call for postal service to hike prices

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Trump targets Amazon in call for postal service to hike prices

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday targeted online retailer Amazon in a call for the country's postal service to raise prices of shipments in order to recoup costs.

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Number of DACA Applications Stuck in the Mail Tops 900

Lawyers had put the number of renewals rejected because of Postal Service problems closer to 100. Now their clients have to reapply for work permits.

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U.S. mail carriers emerge as heroes in Puerto Rico recovery

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - With the Puerto Rico power grid shredded by Hurricane Maria, the U.S. Postal Service has taken the place of cellphone service at the forefront of island communications.

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New York Today: New York Today: Mysterious Mailboxes

Friday: A peek into the Postal Service, your weekend lineup, and the James A. Farley Post Office Building.

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RPT-German postal service enlists Ford for electric vans drive

DUESSELDORF, Germany, June 14 (Reuters) - German logistics group Deutsche Post DHL Group is expanding its foray into electric delivery vans, signing Ford as a components supplier for a new line of larger vehicles, the companies said on Wednesday.

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German postal service enlists Ford for electric vans drive

DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - German logistics group Deutsche Post DHL Group is expanding its foray into electric delivery vans, signing Ford as a components supplier for a new line of larger vehicles, the companies said on Wednesday.

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Nail-spiked meatballs lead to suspension for Alabama mail carrier

(Reuters) - An Alabama mail carrier has been suspended and charged with aggravated animal cruelty for allegedly feeding meatballs laced with nails to at least one dog on her route, U.S. Postal Service officials said on Friday.

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Exclusive: Wannacry hits Russian postal service, exposes wider security shortcomings

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's postal service was hit by Wannacry ransomware last week and some of its computers are still down, three employees in Moscow said, the latest sign of weaknesses that have made the country a major victim of the global extortion campaign.

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BRIEF-MySize says engaged by Israeli Postal Service to provide new measuring solutions

* Engaged by Israeli Postal Service to provide new measuring solutions

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6,755 postal workers were attacked by dogs last year

Sometimes, cliches -- such as dogs chasing after unassuming mail carriers -- exist for a reason. There were thousands of dog attacks on postal workers last year, and Los Angeles had more than any other city, according to the latest ranking by the United States Postal Service.

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Argentina's Macri will annul father's postal debt deal

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's President Mauricio Macri said on Thursday he would annul an agreement his government reached to resolve a 15-year-old debt the country's postal service incurred when it was owned by Macri's father.

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Argentine prosecutor asks to investigate president over postal service deal

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - A prosecutor asked to investigate Argentine President Mauricio Macri on Tuesday over a deal to resolve debt the country's postal service incurred with the government when it was owned by Macri's father.

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David Bowie appears on British postage stamps, year after his death

LONDON (Reuters) - David Bowie is to appear on a range of British postage stamps as a tribute to the musician who died last year, the postal service has announced.

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British postal service unveils David Bowie tribute stamps

A British mail service is paying tribute to one of music's biggest heroes, and it could put David Bowie in your mailbox.

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Retiring: A Voice of Christmas Past Returns, Asking for a Hippopotamus

A Postal Service ad has revived interest in a 1953 Christmas novelty hit by the former child star Gayla Peevey. (She did get the hippopotamus.)

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INSIGHT-Weak UK regulation lets opaque companies persist

LONDON, Dec 5 (Reuters) - To get an idea of how Britain allows individuals to hide behind hard-to-trace companies, take a look at Number 43 Bedford Street, a nondescript brick terrace in central London. The ground floor of the building is lined with myriad mail boxes and is more of a staging post than a conventional office. It is occupied by a branch of Mail Boxes Etc., a franchise chain that provides postal services for other companies.

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Piles of mail dumped in woods

The United States Postal Service has launched an investigation after residents in Georgia reported seeing a worker dumping several bins of mail in the woods.

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Ivory Coast to spend $170 mln on expanding fibre optic network

ABIDJAN, Oct 17 (Reuters) - Ivory Coast will invest about 100 billion CFA francs ($170 million) on expanding its fibre optic telecoms network by 5,000 km, making Internet services cheaper and more accessible across the country, its minister for the digital economy and postal services said on Monday.

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Video appears to show mailman pepper-spray small dogs

A US Postal Service worker faces three misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty after surveillance video shows him pepper-spraying small dogs that were barking from the opposite side of a locked gate.

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Britain's Royal Mail bans delivery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7s

Oct 12 (Reuters) - Royal Mail Plc, operator of Britain's main postal service, said on Wednesday it had banned the delivery of Samsung Electronics Co's Galaxy Note 7 smartphones through its network for safety reasons, making it potentially difficult for many Britons to return the recalled devices.

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European stocks buoyed by rise in banking shares

LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) - European stock markets rose on Monday, propped up by gains in the shares of major banks, while Dutch postal service operator PostNL surged after its results.

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NZ Post mulls offers for Kiwibank stakes from 2 state firms

April 6 (Reuters) - State-owned New Zealand Post has received offers from two other state firms to buy separate stakes in domestic lender Kiwibank in a move that would allow Wellington to cut debt at the postal service and boost capital without bringing in private investors.

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UPDATE 1-Justice Dept. scrutinizes top U.S. airlines over mail cargo

Feb 19 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has started an investigation into whether top airlines have complied with contracts to carry mail cargo for the U.S. Postal Service, the three biggest U.S. passenger carriers said this week.

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Delta, like United, received Justice Dept inquiry about mail - spokesman

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc received a civil investigative demand from the U.S. Justice Department last year about the mail it carries for the U.S. Postal Service, and it is fully...

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UPDATE 2-United Airlines receives U.S. Justice Dept civil inquiry about mail

Feb 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has asked United Continental Holdings Inc for documents and oral testimony related to its contract to carry mail for the U.S. Postal Service, the airline said in its annual regulatory filing on Thursday.

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United Airlines receives U.S. Justice Dept inquiry about mail

Feb 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has asked United Continental Holdings Inc for documents and oral testimony related to its contract to carry mail for the U.S. Postal Service, the airline said Thursday in its annual regulatory filing.

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China Post Group sued by investors in joint venture

NEW YORK, Jan 13 (Reuters) - A group of New York investors sued China Post Group Corporation for $500 million on Wednesday, claiming the government postal service failed to live up to its end of a deal to launch a chain of mini-markets in rural China.

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Cuba, U.S. agree to restore direct postal service

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba and the United States have agreed to restore direct postal service after a half-century rupture in one of the first bilateral deals since the former Cold War foes re-established diplomatic ties in July.

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Pact for U.S.-Cuba flights seen by year-end: Cuban official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Cuba are likely to announce agreements by the end of the year for restoring long-suspended scheduled airline flights and postal service between the two countries, a senior Cuban official said on Tuesday.

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Pact for U.S.-Cuba flights seen by year-end -Cuban official

WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (Reuters) - The United States and Cuba are likely to announce agreements by the end of the year for restoring long-suspended scheduled airline flights and postal service between the two countries, a senior Cuban official said on Tuesday.

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Britain to sell remainder of Royal Mail stake

LONDON, Oct 12 (Reuters) - The British government said on Monday it would sell the remainder of its stake in Royal Mail , bringing to an end its ownership of a postal service that it started privatising in controversial fashion in 2013.

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Singapore Post tests drone mail service

SINGAPORE, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Singapore Post said it has used a drone to deliver mail to an island community, joining other postal services such as Finland which are testing unmanned aerial vehicles to deliver packages.

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Shopify partners with U.S. Postal Service to woo more retailers

TORONTO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Shopify Inc announced a tie-up with the U.S. Postal Service on Thursday, making it more attractive for smaller U.S. retailers to use its software to power their e-commerce sites.

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Finnish post office tests drone for parcel delivery

The Finnish postal service has begun tests with drones to deliver online purchases.

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Postal Service celebrates Ingrid Bergman stamp

Swedish film star Ingrid Bergman has been honored in the United States with a commemorative stamp.

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UPDATE 1-Russia's VTB to create new retail bank in challenge to rival Sberbank

MOSCOW, Sept 7 (Reuters) - VTB, Russia's second-largest bank, plans to set up a new bank in a joint venture with the country's postal service to offer retail banking to the mass market, aiming to break Sberbank's dominance of that sector.

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U.S. Postal Service to review government email use for infidelity site

WASHINGTON, Aug 20 (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service and its internal watchdog plan to review whether or not some of the agency's employees may have violated federal policies by using their government email on the infidelity website Ashley Madison.

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Ex-mail carrier pleads guilty to charges he delivered heroin in Hawaii

(Reuters) - A former U.S. Postal Service employee in Hawaii has pleaded guilty to charges he distributed heroin in the mail in exchange for receiving some of the drug for himself, court records showed.

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What to do when your Amazon Prime deliveries are late

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jason Jepson's love affair with Amazon Prime lasted quite a while. But about a year ago, when some deliveries started going through the U.S. postal service rather than a private...

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YOUR MONEY-What to do when your Amazon Prime deliveries are late

NEW YORK, July 13 (Reuters) - Jason Jepson's love affair with Amazon Prime lasted quite a while. But about a year ago, when some deliveries started going through the U.S. postal service rather than a private delivery service like United Parcel Service Inc, Jepson noticed the service getting spotty.

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3 Postal Service Workers Are Charged in Operation Santa Scheme

A monthslong investigation found that the workers wrote letters posing as children and received gifts including laptops and iPads.

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UPDATE 1-Britain raises $1.2 bln from Royal Mail stake sale

LONDON, June 11 (Reuters) - Britain has raised 750 million pounds ($1.2 billion) by selling half of its 30 percent stake in Royal Mail, it said on Thursday, adding it saw no reason to keep any holding in the postal service that was wholly state owned until 2013.

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UK government raise 750 mln pounds from Royal Mail stake sale

LONDON, June 11 (Reuters) - Britain on Thursday said it had raised 750 million pounds ($1.2 billion) by selling half of its 30 percent stake in Royal Mail, and said it saw no reason to keep any holding in the postal service that was wholly state owned until 2013.

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UPDATE 1-UK government to sell further 15 pct of Royal Mail, award staff shares

LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - The British government on Wednesday said it would sell half of its remaining stake in Royal Mail, leaving it with about 15 percent of the postal service that was wholly state owned until 2013.

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UK government to sell a further 15 percent of Royal Mail

LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - The British government on Wednesday said it would sell half of its remaining stake in Royal Mail, leaving it with about 15 percent of the postal service that was wholly state owned until 2013.

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Postal service building in New Jersey evacuated due to odor

(Reuters) - A U.S. Postal Service building in New Jersey was evacuated on Friday after reports of a strong, sweet odor at the site, a postal service official said.

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Portugal's CTT confident of opening postal bank service by end-2015

LISBON, May 14 (Reuters) - The chief executive of Portugal's postal service CTT said on Thursday preparations to open a postal banking service are going well and he is confident it will be done by the end of 2015.

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BRIEF-Portugal's CTT first-quarter profit up 23 pct

May 13 (Reuters) - Portugal's postal service CTT Correios De Portugal SA says in a statement:

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E-commerce boosts U.S. Postal Service finances but losses continue

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Revenues from shipping and package delivery services helped prop up the U.S. Postal Service's finances in the second fiscal quarter of 2015, but the agency continued bleeding money as mail volumes tumbled.

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Report Seeks Overhaul of Postal Service Surveillance Program

The program, which records information on letters and packages sent to suspects, lacks oversight, a report by a national defense lawyers’ group said.

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UPDATE 1-Monte Paschi sells Anima stake to Italian postal service

MILAN, April 15 (Reuters) - Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena said on Wednesday it had reached a deal to sell its 10.3 percent stake in asset manager Anima Holding to Italy's postal service Poste Italiane.

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Monte Paschi sells Anima stake to Italian postal service

MILAN, April 15 (Reuters) - Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena said on Wednesday it had reached a deal to sell its 10.3 percent stake in asset manager Anima Holding to Italy's postal service Poste Italiane.

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Italian postal service may consider buying stake in Anima - source

MILAN, April 10 (Reuters) - Italy's postal service Poste Italiane may consider buying Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena's 10.3 percent stake in asset manager Anima but such a purchase is not a priority, a source close to the matter said on Friday.

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U.S. Postal Service issues stamp honoring poet Maya Angelou

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday unveiled a limited edition stamp honoring black poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou.

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South Sudan plans to lay fibre-optic cables within two years

DIANI, Kenya, April 1 (Reuters) - South Sudan plans to lay a fibre-optic cable to bring broadband Internet to its citizens in the next two years, its minister for telecommunications and postal services said.

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USPS worker caught on camera tossing package

A U.S. postal service worker was caught on camera tossing a package on a porch in the Oklahoma City. CNN affiliate KOCO reports.

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Reinventing the Mail Truck, Once More

The postal service is asking automakers for a design that is safer, more fuel efficient, and spacious enough for all the packages that carriers handle.

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Britain's Royal Mail to increase stamp prices again

LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Britain's Royal Mail postal service said on Friday stamp prices would rise from March 30 as it tries to offset the impact of a steadily falling number of letters to deliver each year.

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Holiday shoppers, political mail boost U.S. Postal Service in first quarter

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States Postal Service ended its first quarter with a net loss of $754 million but increased its operating revenue as holiday shoppers boosted its package delivery business and as political mail from the midterm elections increased, the agency announced on Friday.

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Holiday shoppers, political mail boost U.S. Postal Service in Q1

WASHINGTON, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The United States Postal Service ended its first quarter with a net loss of $754 million but increased its operating revenue as holiday shoppers boosted its package delivery business and as political mail from the midterm elections increased, the agency announced on Friday.

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EC clears Italian postal service's investment in Alitalia

BRUSSELS, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The European Commission has concluded that an investment by Italy's state-owned postal service in the country's ailing national airline Alitalia did not constitute state aid and has closed its preliminary investigation into the matter.

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BRIEF-RIB Software has signed an iTWO Phase II with Nordic postal service

* Says has signed an itwo phase ii deal with nordic postal service posten ab, sweden Further company coverage: (Reporting By Christoph Steitz)

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Outgoing U.S. postal chief hails grocery delivery, seeks innovation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Outgoing Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe said on Tuesday the financially beleaguered U.S. Postal Service can be profitable if it can overcome healthcare burdens and pursue innovations such as grocery delivery.

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Italy's Renzi says Eni share sale depends on market conditions

ROME, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Monday that sales of shares in state-controlled oil producer Eni would depend on market conditions, while he confirmed that next year the postal service will be partially privatised.

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U.S. Postal Service eyes e-commerce to offset declining mail

CHICAGO, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Facing a slump in the mail it had been delivering since the days of America's Revolutionary War, in 2012 the U.S. Postal Service began aggressively targeting e-commerce and lapsed customers as the way to salvage its declining business.

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UK sold Royal Mail too cheaply, but not by much: official report

LONDON (Reuters) - Shares in Britain's Royal Mail postal service should have been sold at a higher price when the firm was privatized last year, but the lost revenue was lower than previous...

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UK sold Royal Mail too cheaply, but not by much - official report

LONDON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Shares in Britain's Royal Mail postal service should have been sold at a higher price when the firm was privatised last year, but the lost revenue was lower than previous...

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Altice to partner with Portgual's postal service if it wins telecom deal

PARIS, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Telecoms group Altice said it would partner with CTT, Portugal's postal service, on projects in the event that it won a bidding war with private equity funds to buy the...

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UPDATE 1-S.Korea eases stock market rules in bid to bolster its bourse

SEOUL, Nov 26 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Wednesday it will double the stock investment ceiling for the country's postal service and also double the daily price movement limit for individual...

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S.Korea to ease stock market rules to bolster trading

SEOUL, Nov 26 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Wednesday it would double the stock investment ceiling for the country's postal service and also double the daily price movement limit for individual stocks in a bid to boost transaction.

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BRIEF-Mega Sonic signs 1.4 mln zlotys deal for delivery of scanners

* Signs 1.4 million zlotys net deal for delivery of scanners to a postal services company Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (gdynia.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +48 58 698 3920)

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Mail Monitoring Rarely Denied, Postal Service Says

Out of about 6,700 requests to gather information for law enforcement agencies last year, only 10 were rejected, according to testimony at a congressional hearing on Wednesday.

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Ohio man receives wife's ashes that were lost in mail

CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio widower received the cremated remains of his wife on Friday, a week after the ashes were lost by the U.S. Postal Service while in transit to their home in Columbus.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. Postmaster General Donahoe to retire; Megan Brennan to succeed

WASHINGTON, Nov 14 (Reuters) - United States Postmaster General, Patrick Donahoe, who has led the financially troubled U.S. Postal Service for four years, will retire in February, paving the way for...

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U.S. Postmaster General Donahoe to retire in February

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - United States Postmaster General, Patrick Donahoe, who has led the financially troubled U.S. Postal Service for four years, is set to retire in February 2015, clearing the way for the service's first female postmaster general.

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Ohio woman's ashes lost in transit, U.S. Postal Service says

CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio woman's cremated remains have been lost in transit to her husband of 61 years, and a six-day search by the U.S. Postal Service has failed to find them, a spokesman said on Thursday.

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Portugal's CTT does not rule out making a bid for PT Portugal

LISBON (Reuters) - Portugal's recently-privatised postal service CTT left the door open on Thursday to joining the bidding for PT Portugal, the local operating business of Portugal Telecom now owned...

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UPDATE 1-Portugal's CTT does not rule out making a bid for PT Portugal

LISBON, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Portugal's recently-privatised postal service CTT left the door open on Thursday to joining the bidding for PT Portugal, the local operating business of Portugal Telecom...

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Portugal's CTT says watching sale of PT, possible telecom tie-ups

LISBON, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Portugal's recently-privatised postal service CTT said on Thursday it was monitoring the sale process of Portugal Telecom and was considering opportunities to develop its business in the telecommunications area.

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U.S. Postal Service data breach may compromise staff, customer details

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service was the victim of a cyber attack that may have compromised the personal information of more than 800,000 employees, as well as data on customers who contacted its call center during the first eight months of this year.

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Postal Service Discloses Major Data Theft

The agency told employees that an attack “potentially compromised” databases containing personal information.

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U.S. Postal Service says data breach hits employees, call center

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service was the victim of a cyber attack that may have compromised the personal information of more than 800,000 employees as well as data on customers who contacted its call center from January through mid-August.

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UPDATE 2-U.S. Postal Service says data breach hits employees, call center

WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service was the victim of a cyber attack that may have compromised the personal information of more than 800,000 employees as well as data on customers who contacted its call center from January through mid-August.

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U.S. Postal Service reports data breach affecting employees, call center

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service reported a data breach on Monday that may have compromised personal information about its 500,000 employees as well as data on customers who contacted its call center from January through mid-August.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. Postal Service reports data breach affecting employees, call center

WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service reported a data breach on Monday that may have compromised personal information about its 500,000 employees as well as data on customers who...

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Hackers hit Postal Service

Hackers recently broke into a U.S. Postal Service computer system and stole personal data, including social security numbers, for 750,000 employees and retirees, a U.S. official familiar with the breach tells CNN on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-Portugal CTT profit rises, postal bank plan to go ahead

LISBON, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Portugal's recently privatised postal service CTT reported on Tuesday a nearly 17 percent rise in its nine-month net profit, helped by its growing financial services business, and it announced a plan to set up a postal bank.

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Portugal CTT profit rises, postal bank plan to go ahead

LISBON, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Portugal's recently privatised postal service CTT reported on Tuesday a nearly 17 percent rise in its nine-month net profit, helped by its growing financial services business, and announced a plan to set up a postal bank.

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Report Reveals Wider Tracking of Mail in U.S.

The Postal Service approved nearly 50,000 requests last year from law enforcement agencies to secretly track the mail of ordinary Americans for use in criminal and national security investigations.

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UPDATE 1-Italy to privatise postal service in early 2015 - official

MILAN, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Italy will privatise its postal service early in 2015, a Treasury official said on Thursday, trying to reassure investors about the government's will to carry out an ambitious disposal plan despite having put back the sale of some of its most appealing assets.

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UPDATE 1-Amazon, U.S. mail test grocery deliveries around San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc has begun using the U.S. Postal Service to deliver groceries on a trial basis in the San Francisco area, in a potential boost for the online retailer's fledgling but gradually expanding "AmazonFresh" service.

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Amazon, U.S. mail test grocery deliveries around San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc has begun using the U.S. Postal Service to deliver groceries on a trial basis in the San Francisco area, in a potential boost for the online retailer's fledgling but gradually expanding "AmazonFresh" service.

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CORRECTED-U.S. Postal Service loses $2 billion in second quarter

(Corrects to show that $1.5 billion increase in operating expenses was as a result of workers compensation fair value adjustment, and not workers compensation payments as previously stated in sixth...