How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

DPO. - Dec 2016


DPO (U.S. government mail system) is very slow. 4-6 weeks for packages. 6-8 weeks for letters. - Jul 2013


Mail gets here, but it helps to use one of the delivery companies. Aramex has some sort of program where you can have a PO Box in the USA to which mail/packages can be sent, and they will automatically be forwarded to Dubai. - Aug 2011


Use your company's PO Box. There is no home delivery service. Depending on who collects your mail it can be pretty safe. I've had a number of things never arrive. I would not recommend you get things which are valuable sent to you here. - Jan 2011


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