how long before delivery due to the current "LOCKDOWN" as this service is required urgently.

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asked Mar 27, 2020 in ADSL by Freddy Hall (140 points)
I'm looking for the same answer because Telkom internet is worse than not working right now, And their technicians have been no help at all. I need an actual internet connection as I am working from home during the lockdown and even basics like git and ssh are not working
Guys, who knows why a tracking system was introduced in shipping companies ?
Numerous dispatch organizations understand their customers" need to be constantly aware of the status of their package. For this reason, almost all shipping companies have implemented a tracking system designed to meet this challenge. First, these companies have permanently installed scanners in parcel processing centers. They attach directly to the conveyor belts and read the parcel's label while the property is transported at high speed through the sorting systems. On the other hand, there are mobile handheld scanners that parcel carriers carry with them. They are used, for example, to confirm the delivery or dispatch of a parcel. But all the details on timing and so on can only be found at

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Good day

I trust you are well,

Yes, access to the internet is an essential service:


Delivery via courier remains available, as well as support via Help Centre, WhatsApp, email and phone. However, collections at Afrihost HQ will be unavailable.

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answered Mar 30, 2020 by Nino (29,810 points)
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The Covid pandemic caused a lot of problems, especially in the delivery industry. But still, that doesn't mean that the system is down, and it's not working anymore. If you are looking to purchase something from a Chinese online shop, I recommend using a china ems tracking system. For instance, I am always using it when purchasing something online. It just gives you the possibility to track your parcel, which is a significant advantage from my perspective. Hope my message will be helpful for you.

answered Jul 26 by Jacky_123 (180 points)