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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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Announcement — We are aware of rumors circulating regarding changes to the Visa Waiver Program for Singapore.  There has been no change to the policy for Singaporeans traveling to the United States.  The Visa Waiver Program  (VWP) enables most citizens or nationals of participating countries *  to travel to the United States for tourism or business for stays of 90 days or less without ...
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U.S. Embassy Singapore Hosts Annual Alumni Reception

U.S. Embassy Singapore hosted its annual Alumni Reception connecting alumni from the Fulbright, US-SG Exchange, Global Entrepreneurship Summit, Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI), International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), and Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSI) programs, including two alumni who were recently selected as Nominated Members of Parliament — Anthea Ong and Abbas Ali ...
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Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade builds upon U.S.-Singapore economic relationship

Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Gil Kaplan was in Singapore to build upon the U.S.-Singapore economic relationship and attend the Milken Institute Asia Summit 2018 September 12-14, 2018.  While in Singapore, he met with Singapore Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing to discuss collaboration on trade and investment and the United ...
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U.S. innovation and cooperation in aviation demonstrated at MITRE Asia-Pacific Singapore

U.S. Embassy Singapore Chargé d’Affaires, a.i., Stephanie Syptak-Ramnath visited the MITRE Asia Pacific Singapore (MAPS) Laboratory on August 28 to hear about U.S.-Singapore cooperation in aviation. During her visit, CDA Syptak-Ramnath learned about advances in Air Traffic Management by MITRE, a not-for-profit organization that provides R&D and technical advice to government.  A demonstration of a “human-in-the-loop” experiment ...
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U.S. Embassy Singapore supports the Jr. NBA 2018 Singapore National Training Camp

U.S. Embassy Singapore supported the Jr. NBA 2018 Singapore National Training Camp organized by Jr. NBA and ActiveSG Basketball Academy.  The training camp finale included a day full of heart-warming fun activities for the athletes competing in the finals and for the kids and families who participated in the basketball skills training carnival and games. ...
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26 government officials from ASEAN, Timor Leste and Mexico tackle cybersecurity issues at the Third Country Training Program (TCTP)

The U.S. Department of State partnered with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cyber Security Agency (CSA) to organize the August 13-16 in Singapore. 26 government officials from ASEAN member states plus Timor Leste and Mexico discussed various cyber practices regionally and globally, which is vital for identifying gaps and developing solutions to fill them. They ...
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