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ESTA

If you are planning to travel to the United States using ESTA, please apply as soon as possible – at least 72 hours before your international flight is scheduled to depart. Don’t risk arriving at the airport without an approved ESTA. For more information, visit  https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/national-media-release/cbp-reminds-travelers-allow-72-hours-esta Official ESTA website is: https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov .  An approved ESTA is $14 USD.  If your ESTA ...
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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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Independence Day Celebration 2019

The Embassy showcased the history of the United States’ and Singapore’s relations at the annual Independence Day celebration on July 2, 2019. Over 1,000 guests from the diplomatic, business, education, and media communities attended the event at Gardens by the Bay. The official ceremony was kicked off by the U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard. Chargé ...
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OPIC Chief of Staff Visits Singapore to Promote Partnership in the Indo-Pacific

June 21, 2019 SINGAPORE – Eric Jones, Chief of Staff of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today traveled to Singapore, where he reaffirmed OPIC’s commitment to partnering with the country to support development and investment in priority sectors including digital and energy infrastructure across the Indo-Pacific region. “The ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): YSEALI Regional Workshop on Future Workforce (Deadline: August 8, 2019)

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY SINGAPORE Notice of Funding Opportunity   Funding Opportunity Title:             YSEALI Regional Workshop on Future Workforce Funding Opportunity Number:      PAS-SINGAPORE-FY19-001 Deadline for Applications:              August 8, 2019 CFDA Number:                                19.040 Total Amount Available:                 Up to USD $250,000    A. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Public ...
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U.S. delegation engages with Indo-Pacific partners and allies at Shangri-La Dialogue 2019

A U.S. delegation led by Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan engaged with Indo-Pacific partners and allies at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangri-La Dialogue from May 31 to June 2, 2019.  Also present were U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Commander Admiral Philip Davidson, Secretary of the Navy Richard Spencer, Under Secretary of State ...
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