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    Celebrating U.S. Independence Day

  • (L) U.S. Ambassador Kirk Wagar and Singapore Minister Masagos Zulkifli

    June 18: Ambassador Wagar hosts Minister Masagos and Muslim Leaders in Singapore at the U.S. Embassy's Annual Iftar

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    Jun 5: Ambassador Wagar And Disney Singapore Cap Successful Mentoring Program 2015 With Gala Closing Event

  • Ambassador Wagar on World Environment Day

    May 5: Ambassador Wagar's remarks on World Environnment Day at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  • U.S. Olympian’s Volleyball Clinic

    May 27: Embassy Supports U.S. Olympian’s Volleyball Clinic For Singaporean Youth

News from the Embassy

  • Participants in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) at the White House. (State Dept.)
    Southeast Asian youth poised to shape the future

    A recent White House event highlighted how young Southeast Asians are already shaping the future of their region. “Young people play a critical role in determining the world’s future, and it’s particularly true in Southeast Asia, where two out of every three people are under 35 years old,”...  

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    ‘The truth wins out’ in country reports on human rights

    “A set of universal values and aspirations” drives the struggle for human dignity, Secretary of State John Kerry said in the preface to the annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices,  Singapore »

  • President Obama addresses guests at the White House iftar. (© AP Images)
    White House iftar honors shared values

    “In honoring these familiar values together — of peace and charity and forgiveness — we affirm that, whatever our faith, we’re all one family,” President Obama said at the 2015 White House iftar. 

  • Secretary John Kerry
    The U.S. - China Strategic and Economic Dialogue: Joint Opening Session

    Secretary Kerry (June 23): "When other nations see China and the United States working together, it tends to galvanize their own efforts. It tends to increase their focus on similar issues."   video »

  • President Obama meets Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) fellows at the White House. (State Department)
    Supporting Young Asian Leaders

    “You’re inspiring to me and I’ve made it clear America wants to be your partner, we want to help you succeed,” President Obama told 75 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) fellows at the White House...  

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    Country Reports on Terrorism 2014

    Jun 19: Ambassador Kaidanow: "Country Reports on Terrorism 2014 fulfills an important congressional mandate and provides us with an opportunity to review the state of terrorism worldwide and define the nature and the scope of the terrorist threat."   Video »

  • Fulbright Programs in Singapore
    Fulbright Program in Singapore

    Application Now Opens for the Fulbright Singapore Student Program 2016-2017 

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    U.S. Embassy- donated ebooks The U.S. Embassy, National Library Board (NLB), and LASALLE College of the Arts are continuing our strong partnership with a new ebook initiative. NLB members can check out the first Embassy-donated ebooks. Keep checking back for more titles to be added soon along with ereaders available for checkout at the libraries.
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    Information Resource Center


  • Global Entrepreneurship Summit


Announcement - ESTA

  • Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA):  Effective November 3, 2014 those seeking to travel to the United States from countries in our Visa Waiver Program (VWP) will be required to provide additional data fields of information in the travel application submitted via the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA).   More on Enhanced ESTA FAQ


  • ESTA

    Singaporean passengers and passengers from other countries eligible for travel to the U.S. under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) must obtain authorization through the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA™) and pay a US$14 fee prior to initiating travel to the United States.  The public is encouraged to file their applications through the cbp.GOV site, and avoid the excessive fees charged by “.com” sites.

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