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  • Extraordinary outage of the Czech post data networks 27. October 2017

    On Saturday, 28 October 2017, the Czech Post will execute an extraordinary shutdown of the SW APOST database systems on a state holiday. In connection with this, all post offices open to the public on this public holiday will be closed.

  • Cessation of the Czech Post data networks 08. September 2017

    On Saturday September 9, from 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM and on Sunday throughout the day, Western Union will not be available at Czech Post offices. The service will be provided on our office at Jindřišská 7, Prague 1 or by our other business partners.

  • 14 most common fraudulent activities 04. July 2017

    Dear Customers, We have extended the Beware of Frauds section for you to learn about the most common fraudulent activities we have been encountering these days.

  • Acceptable ID types 22. June 2017

    Dear customers, effective 7th July 2017, WU agents in Czech Republic can accept only the following IDs: passport, national identity card issued in EEA, driver's licence issued in Czech Republic, residence permit card, granting of international protection card issued in Czech Republic. Thank you for your understanding.

  • New mandatory data 08. June 2017

    Dear customers, when using Western Union service, our operators will ask you for providing your phone number. Thank you for your understanding.

  • Restriction of service in USD 07. June 2016

    Dear customers, there can be no longer made transfers in USD on the territory of Bulgaria, Poland and Romania. Restrictions on services in USD will continue to expand. Since July 1 will be only possible to send in USD to China, Vietnam and Ukraine.

  • Western Union in Greece 28. July 2015

    Western Union pay out service in Greece has been activated for about 270 branches of Worldbridge Payment Institution (PayLink) and the Hellenic Post. For information about the nearest open branch in Greece, clients can call toll free number 800 100 20 20.

  • WU in Greece 29. June 2015

    The Western Union business is closed today in Greece in line with restrictions imposed by the Greek Government, and will remain as such for the duration of this week at a minimum.