> 2006 Letter-writing competition
Entries are now open for the 2006 Letter-Writing Competition, whose theme this year is: ''I am writing to tell you how the postal service helps me connect with the world''. The competition, which is being organized by ANACOM and CTT - Correios de Portugal with the aim of encouraging (...)
> European Commission launches public consultation on the future of postal services
Interested parties may participate until 27 January 2006 on the public consultation launched by the European Commission on the future of postal services. The consultation is made up of two parts. The first one is a questionnaire covering issues of general interest; whilst the second (...)
> Draft Regulation on the closure and reduction in working time of postal establishments
Approval has been granted to a draft regulation that defines the rules for the assessment on the part of ANACOM of reports made by the concessionaire of the universal postal service (the CTT - Correios de Portugal company) regarding the closure or the reduction in working time (...)
> World Post Day
''The postal sector, an important partner in the information society'' was the theme selected this year by the Universal Postal Union’s (UPU) Director General, Edouard Dayan, to celebrate the World Post Day on 9 October, the anniversary of the establishment of UPU.
> Cuban letter winner of UPU's International Letter-Writing Competition
The Portuguese participant in this year's Universal Postal Union (UPU) international letter-writing competition, 14 year old Pedro Emanuel de Oliveira Sousa Marques, winner of the corresponding national letter-writing competition - received a 2nd note of honor awarded by UNESCO’s jury.
> European Commission publishes report on competition in 2004
The European Commission published a report on the competition policy in the European Union (EU) in 2004. In a year marked by the enlargement to ten more member States, the modernization of competition rules, the entrance of a new (...)
> Cost accounting system of CTT (2003)
Following an audit of CTT - Correios de Portugal’s 2003 cost accounting system by KPMG, it was concluded that the system is in compliance, in all materially relevant aspects, with regulations under applicable legislation.
> French regulator now in charge of postal sector
The French telecommunications regulator has been given new areas of responsibility, namely over the postal sector, having changed its name to Autorité de Régulation des Communications Electroniques et des Postes (ARCEP).
> Results of the Letter-Writing Competition 2005
The letter-writing competition 2005, a joint initiative of ANACOM and CTT - Correios de Portugal, aimed at young people of Portuguese nationality, residing in Portugal, and of ages between 9 and 15, was subject this year to the theme ''A letter to my favorite fairy-tale character''.
> Edouard Dayan takes office as the 15th Director General of the UPU
The ceremonial transfer of executive powers to Edouard Dayan as Director General of the UPU International Bureau, as well as to Guozhong Huang, as Deputy Director General, took place on January the 14th, at the head office of the organization, in Berne (Switzerland).