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Global Entry

“Effective September 9, 2020, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will resume the Trusted Traveler Program (TTP) interviews at the U.S. Embassy Singapore.  Interviews for the Global Entry/U.S. APEC Business Travel Card programs will be provided for applicants that are conditionally approved only.” Interview guidance: Due to COVID-19, the wearing of a mask is required ...
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ESTA

IMPORTANT NOTICE! On November 23, U.S. Customs and Border Protection introduced new features to the Electronic Travel System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) website, the portal through which prospective Visa Waiver Program travelers can apply to travel to the United States.  The new features offer users added convenience and security. The enhanced ESTA website greets users ...
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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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Requirement for Proof of Negative COVID-19 Test Result or Recovery from COVID-19 for All Airline Passengers Arriving into the United States

On January 12, 2021, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued an  Order  requiring all air passengers arriving to the United States from a foreign country to get tested no more than 3 days before their flight departs and to provide proof of the negative COVID-19 result or documentation of having recovered from ...
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Singapore YSEALI Alumni Celebrate YSEALI’s 7th Anniversary Through Tree Planting Initiative

On December 26, Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) alumni planted trees at Pulau Ubin to celebrate YSEALI ‘s 7th anniversary. Every year, YSEALI alumni around the region celebrate the anniversary by participating in community service activities under the YOUnified initiative throughout the month of December. The Singaporean alumni planted close to 100 trees in total, giving back to the local community in the greening ...
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Community Engagement Exchange Program

Are you a passionate young changemaker who is hungry for a transformational leadership development experience? A civil society leader who is interested in building networks in the U.S. and around the world? If so, read on … The Community Engagement Exchange (CEE) is a new, year-long civil society program sponsored by the U.S. Department of ...
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