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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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ESTA

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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Global Entry

** Please be advised that Global Entry and U.S. APEC Enrollment Interview appointments are currently fully booked through late 2018 **  CBP launches New Trusted Traveler Program Website ( TTP website ). To apply: https://ttp.cbp.dhs.gov/ Please note: After Oct 1, 2017 GE members will no longer be able to access their Global Online Enrollment System (GOES) account. Go ...
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Congratulations to the 2018 recipients of the U.S.-Singapore 50 Summer Exchange Scholarship Programme

Congratulations to the 2018 recipients of the U.S.-Singapore 50 Summer Exchange Scholarship Programme! On July 18, we welcomed seven of the American scholarship recipients to the Embassy to learn about their experience in Singapore this summer.  Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Syptak-Ramnath and two representatives from Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs also joined the discussion. The Programme, ...
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U.S. EPA Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for International and Tribal Affairs Participates in Water Leaders Summit and SIWW

Jane Nishida, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for International and Tribal Affairs, shared U.S. solutions during the Water Leaders Summit panel on “Recycling and Reusing Water Endlessly.” She also met with Singaporean officials during Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) to advance U.S. environmental cooperation with Singapore under the 2018-2019 Plan of Action on Environmental Cooperation.
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Strengthening National Preparedness in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive Threats through the Third Country Training Program

Through the Third Country Training Program (TCTP), the U.S. Department of State, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation partnered with Singapore’s Civil Defence Academy co-hosted a workshop on Strengthening National Preparedness Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) Threats. The five-day workshop aimed ...
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OPIC Convenes First Trilateral Meeting to Promote Infrastructure Investment Collaboration During Visit to Southeast Asia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2018 For further information, contact: Carol Danko, (202) 304-3726 Carol.Danko@opic.gov OPIC Convenes First Trilateral Meeting to Promote Infrastructure Investment Collaboration During Visit to Southeast Asia Discuss collaboration on infrastructure projects with long-term benefits to the Indo-Pacific that are transparent, sustainable and adhere to high global standards SINGAPORE – The US ...
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Independence Day Celebration 2018

The Embassy celebrated great American cities at America’s 242nd birthday party on July 6, 2018. The event, held at Gardens by the Bay, was attended by guests from the diplomatic, business, education and media communities. The official proceedings were kicked off by the U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard ceremony. Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim, Stephanie Syptak-Ramnath ...
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