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COURIER. One who is sent on some public occasion as an express, to bear despatches, letters, and other papers.
     2. Couriers sent by an ambassador or other public minister, are protected from arrest or molestation. Vattel, liv. 4, c. 9, Sec. 123.

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The official said that Ministry of Communications moved a Summary for establishment of Pakistan Private Courier Services Regulatory Authority in February 2005 which was considered by the then Federal Cabinet in its meeting dated on March 9,2005 and decided to examine the other legislative options.
Prof McClelland's Strategic Review of Welsh Ambulance Services, which was published in April 2013, made a series of recommendations about the delivery of ambulance services in Wales, including the transfer of patient care services, which includes Health Courier Services.
The list includes 24 private postal and courier services, whose activities are virtually eliminated by the decisions of the customs agency, reports Uzmetronom.
International clients from: Hong Kong, Indonesia, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, England, Mexico, Portugal, Spain and anywhere in Europe, the far east or the United States are encouraged to contact Global Trust Depository directly to book now for bonded courier services while the company still has room to accommodate new clients.
To ensure a higher standard of delivery of these notices, the online delivery report of the tracking software of the courier service has not been made the basis of reporting.
Jafza courier services managed through Zajel, EZW's strategic partner, was designed to provide Jafza customers fast and efficient services pertaining to all their free zone transactions only within Jafza.
a new joint venture formed by Alibaba in partnership with eight e-retailers and leading courier services, which will operate a national courier service website named China Smart Logistic Network (CSN).
A range of courier services can be booked easily through the website, from same day delivery by Parcel2Go to worldwide economy services.
The Segments & Features section elaborates the different segments and characteristics of the four markets - Courier Services, Freight Forwarding, 3PL and Reverse Logistics.
After 2000 the competition in this sector became even greater through the apearance of a large number of suppliers who chose their entering the courier services market through dumping policies by supplying courier services at extremely low tarrifs: RoCourier Express, Couriero etc.
Summary: Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has further strengthened its portfolio of customer-focused initiatives with the introduction of Zajel's courier services across its ENOC/EPPCO service stations.
The company provides nationwide same-day, overnight and international courier services with more than 120 associated depots across the UK.