Continuation of the publication of the Preface from the first volume of the catalog "Mail of Donbass"
Note № 122.
In October of the same year, the Minister of communications of the DPR Viktor Yatsenko said that the Mail of Donbass has 196 branches. Post communication centers of the state enterprise "Mail of Donbass" are opened in Donetsk, Gorlovka, Snizhne, Yenakiyevo, Makeyevka, Amvrosievka and the village Starobeshevo.
Due to the non-recognition of the DPR, the company is not a member of the universal postal Union.
During the transition period (until the spring of 2015), postage stamps issued by Ukrposchta were used with their own cancellation. Mail was temporarily accepted only in the operator's post offices themselves, the recesses no emails were sent from mailboxes.
On December 30, 2014, pension benefits for December were paid to disabled people living on the territory of the DPR through the system Of post offices in Donbass. From April 2015, the decree of the head DPR a Mail Donbass, along with the Central Republic Bank DPR, was officially assigned responsibility for regular the payment of pensions and benefits to the population. In addition, from August 2015 to Post offices Donbass is charged with distributing SIM cards of the DPR mobile operator "Phoenix".
Since March 2015 The post of Donbass has started cooperation with the post of the LPR in the field of providing postal services to the population.
From March 2015 preparing the release of their own postal stamps, and already may 9 in circulation on the territory of the DPR, was released the first such stamp with the image of the brand, still alive, troops DPR, Heroes of the Donetsk Republic, Mikhail Tolstykh and Arseny Pavlov, better known as "Givi" and "Motorola". Image of the Order of the Ministry of communications of the DPR SE "Mail of Donbass" № 14 from 09.05.2015 "On the manufacture and introduction of a postage stamp" on the next page.
1.1 Chronicle of the formation of a mail message in the DPR
The history of Mail addresses of Donbass from the original: https://postdonbass.com/o-predpriyatii "State enterprise "Mail of Donbass" established by Order of the Ministry of information and communications DPR №15 dated 10.10.2014. to ensure social needs of individuals and legal entities in the provision of postal services, and on 22.07.2015 according to the Decree of the Council of Ministers of the DPR №13-21 from on 22.07.2015 is the national postal operator.
In 2014, there were 124 OPS that specialized in providing delivery services social assistance to the population. Since April 2015, according to the Decree Of the head of the Donetsk people's Republic №119 dated 25.03.2015, the state enterprise "Mail of Donbass" has started to pay pensions through post offices, as well as delivery and payment of all types of social benefits and insurance amounts.
The range of services of the Donbass Post in 2015 included payment of pensions and social benefits, reception and delivery of various types of mail, trade in consumer goods and unmarked products, acceptance of payments for utilities, reception and delivery of periodicals, delivery and placement of advertising and informational material, delivery of invoices, sale of starter packages and acceptance of payments for mobile services of the mobile operator "Phoenix".
Since March 2015, according to the Order of the Ministry of communications of the DPR №10 dated 17.03.2015, the state enterprise "Mail of Donbass" has started cooperation with the state unitary enterprise "Post of the LPR" in the provision of postal services to the population.
In 2016, the total volume of written correspondence was 189188 piece, the total volume of parcels - 14123 piece, periodicals - 2184739 piece, 3685661 people received pensions and social benefits.
State enterprise "Mail of Donbass" can be rightfully proud of the issue of postage stamps, envelopes and holding special events of special cancellation. In the period from may 2015 to June 2017, more than 70 postage stamps were put into circulation.
Structure. State enterprise "Mail of Donbass" is a well-coordinated mechanism of interaction between postal communication Centers, post offices and the end user of services.
Today, the centers of postal communication of the state enterprise "Mail of Donbass" are opened in Donetsk, Gorlovka, Snizhne, Yenakiyevo, Makeyevka, and the village. Starobeshevo, fully functioning 227 objects postal service.
At the moment, the state enterprise "Mail of Donbass" employs more than 1,600 people. Employees of the company have done a lot of work, as the company was created and built almost anew. Our specialists continue to work to improve the quality of services provided, develop and implement new forms of customer service. We are glad that today the Post office of Donbass is associated with a vital service and the maximum level of availability...".
As of November 2017, 227 post offices have been opened and operate in the DPR.
Chronicle of events according to media reports of the time:
Thu Mar 26, 2015 4:48 pm
The DPR wants to create its own postage stamp. However, no one has started the design yet - everyone is invited to do it. "If someone has ideas, there is an email address on the Department's website, send it. We are ready for dialogue," - said the Minister of communications DPR Victor Yatsenko.
In the meantime, the unrecognized Republic will use postage stamps of Ukrainian production, which are listed on the balance of 5 million hryvnia. According to Yatsenko, the stamps will only work with the stamps of the Donbass Post offices.
The DPR authorities promise that postal communication with the Russian Federation will start working in April. Both regular correspondence and cargo from individuals will be accepted for sending and receiving. As assured by the Minister of communications of the DPR Viktor Yatsenko, he found aspects in the international postal agreement that will allow through certain mechanisms to establish the transfer.
We will remind, while the DPR will use Ukrainian postage stamps when sending correspondence. http://telegraf.dn.ua/news/v-donetsk...botaet-pochta