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Global Entry

To apply for your Global Entry and/or U.S. APEC Business Traveler card, go to CBP’s Trusted Traveler Program website at https://ttp.cbp.dhs.gov/ . Upon conditional approval, you must schedule an interview appointment online via your TTP account. Limited interview appointments are available at U.S. Embassy Singapore. For more information, please visit the U.S. Embassy Singapore – Customs & Border Protection or visit the U.S. Customs ...
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ESTA

  IMPORTANT NOTICE! Effective August 5, 2019,  North Korea is added to the list of countries for which the travel restrictions under the Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 (VWP Improvement Act) currently apply. Nationals of VWP countries who have traveled to or been present in North Korea on or after March 1, ...
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Are you a Chinese passport holder with 10-year B1/B2, B1 or B2 (visitor) visa?

Beginning November 29, 2016, Chinese passport holders with 10-year B1/B2, B1 or B2 (visitor) visas are required to enroll in Electronic Visa Update System (EVUS) when traveling to the United States by air or sea carrier or entering by a land port of entry. If you do not have a valid EVUS enrollment, you will ...
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A Warm Welcome for Chargé d’Affaires Rafik Mansour

Chargé d’Affaires Rafik Mansour hosted a reception to meet friends and partners of U.S. Embassy Singapore on August 27. The event was well-attended by government officials, the diplomatic corps, U.S. and local business leaders, NGOs, academics, journalists, and artists. In his remarks, Chargé d’Affaires Mansour spoke about the breadth of the indispensable U.S.-Singapore relationship, saying: ...
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Humans of the Embassy: Sarbhpreet Sawhney, Federal Aviation Administration

“My first love is aviation and my second, international relations – actually, aviation is inherently an international career. As a young child, I was immensely fascinated with how things worked. I took apart all my toys and tried to make them fly. To me, it’s a miracle how mankind has found a way to take ...
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American Musician Tony Memmel Returns to Singapore

American musician Tony Memmel enjoyed his 2017 visit to Singapore so much that he made his way back last week. Over the course of two days, Tony shared his inspiring message of resilience with diverse groups across the island. He brought joy to the residents of Cheshire Home with a rendition of “The Moon Represents My Heart,” stopped by ...
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Remarks: Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Daniel Bischof at the TCTP Closing Ceremony

For Immediate Release REMARKS (as prepared)   Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Daniel Bischof TCTP Workshop on Cybersecurity Singapore August 16, 2019 Before I begin, I would like to recognize the efforts of my Singaporean counterparts, who have been excellent partners and hosts. Thank you also to all of the fantastic speakers and to my ...
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