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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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Remarks: Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Daniel Bischof at the TCTP Workshop on Disease Outbreak and Response

For Immediate Release REMARKS (as delivered)   Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Daniel Bischof Opening Ceremony of the Third Country Training Program (TCTP) Workshop on Disease Outbreak and Response   Good morning! It is a pleasure to be here today as we launch this joint United States-Singapore Third Country Training Program workshop on Disease Outbreak ...
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Remarks: Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Daniel Bischof at the TCTP Workshop on Cybercrime Closing Ceremony

For Immediate Release REMARKS (as prepared)   Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Daniel Bischof Closing Ceremony of the Third Country Training Program (TCTP) Workshop on Cybercrime Singapore November 8, 2019 Before I begin, I would like to recognize the hard work of our co-sponsors from the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs who have done an ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Singapore

Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy Singapore (November 08, 2019) Location: Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean Event: Tropical Cyclone Season in the South Pacific Ocean begins November 1, 2019 and ends on April 30, 2020. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those in tropical cyclone-prone regions begin preparations for the upcoming seasons now. ...
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Indo-Pacific Business Forum 2019 Showcases Enduring U.S. Commitment to the Region

The Indo-Pacific Business Forum, which took place on November 4, 2019, in Bangkok, Thailand, is the premier U.S.-sponsored business event in the Indo-Pacific region for 2019. It showcased the enduring U.S. commitment to the Indo-Pacific region, and the economic ties that have contributed to economic growth and prosperity in both the Indo-Pacific and the United ...
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A Free and Open Indo-Pacific: Advancing a Shared Vision

REPORT BUREAU OF EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS NOVEMBER 3, 2019 On the occasion of the 2019 Indo-Pacific Business Forum and the East Asia Summit in Bangkok, Thailand, the U.S. Department of State released a progress report on the implementation of whole-of-government strategy for the Indo-Pacific region.  “ A Free and Open Indo-Pacific:  Advancing a Shared Vision ” details two years of diplomatic, economic, governance, and security initiatives that show the ...
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