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New Qatar shipping service to deliver packages by drone
Q-Post's basic fee for a parcel up to half-a-kilo is around three times the price of that charged by private rival Aramex (QR43). However, with Q-Post there is no base-rate charge for second and subsequent packages, making it cheaper to bundle multiple parcels together.
Q-Post to give PO Boxes to 5,000 more Qatar residents
In what would appear to be a new stage in a long-promised roll-out of Qatar’s home delivery mail system, Qatar Postal Services Co. (Q-Post) has agreed to serve 5,000 residents in some residential developments in…
Qatar Post to compete with Aramex Shop and Ship
The new feature will make it easier for customers to shop from online portals such as Amazon that currently restrict deliveries to the Gulf state.
Qatar Post to have more competition for home delivery of packages
Currently, major companies such as DHL, FedEx and Aramex are permitted to deliver goods to Qatar residents from outside the country, but cannot legally deliver from one Qatar address to another.
Q-Post to close Musheireb post office branch
The closure of the Abdul Aziz bin Ahmed Street office, which will be effective Aug. 3 following the Eid holidays, will leave the Musheireb and old downtown area without a local post office.