Most of the Middle East nations are not using zip code for postal services. Dubai and Qatar are using post box numbers instead of zip codes. Postal code is essential for international postal delivery. Most of the online shopping portal has a compulsory section on their website to add the postal code for the delivery purpose. Zip code is a term to identify location quickly to deliver postal services. Bahrain postal code had recently updated in some of its places.
Bahrain postal code updates
Al Riffah 0947, Durrat Al Bahrain 0999, East Riffa 0905, Jazaer Beach 1061, Mazraa 953, Wadi Ali 1068, Budaiya 0550, and King Fahad Causway 1095 are the new updated Bahrain postal code.
Manama-Bahrain’s capital has zip codes based on multiple locations, but it usually uses 5831 as a standard postal code for the entire Manama city. The core use of this postal code is for the Crowne Plaza area.
The postal department had introduced a mobile app, “Makani,” to find the Bahrain zip code quickly. After the internet era, e-mails took over the physical letter’s role, and the postal service had faced the wrong time to survive. But the e-commerce industry took over the place and started using postal service to deliver their parcel.
Crystal Wings, a logistics and document clearance specialist, who has been working in Bahrain for the last 13 years, says it was a tough time for people who work in the international transportation sector to get documents to a country through the post office without having a zip code. After Bahrain postal code implementation, it’s really helpful to receive global parcels.
In the Middle East, 00000 is used for coding method; some gulf countries are still not using any zip code or postal code for the postal address mapping system. Few online shoppers are still using 00000 as zip code on the e-commerce portal.
Nowadays, shopping trends have changed into an online platform, and most of the e-commerce outlets are operating from outside Bahrain. It’s essential to have a unique zip code to get the delivery every corner of our country. Wings added.
Most of the post office had found a new business strategy and started dealing with parcel services and speed post. The change had made them update and improved with a bunch of new services. Adding more zip codes makes the area narrow and makes it easy and fast delivery.
Barid Mumtaz- it is the latest service introduced by Bahrain postal service to offer express delivery. This service available in all zip code areas of the country. Gift items also can deliver through Barid Mumtaz on special occasions and events.
Bahrain has an extreme route in art and culture, and it can feel in their postal stamps. Most of the stamp designs are very creative, and it highlights the emerged skills in the nation.