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  • Ambassador Kirk Wagar

    Oct 16: Womens Tennis Association event with U.S. Embassy Singapore and at-risk girls

  • Ambassador Kirk Wagar

    Sep 25: Ambassador Wagar opened the new EducationUSA Center in Singapore at the Stamford American International School...

  • Ambassador Kirk Wagar speaking at Jamiyah Children's Home

    Sep 24: Ambassador Wagar visited Jamiyah Children’s Home

  • Ambassador Wagar giving a speech at the NBA 3X Opening

    NBA 3X 2014 Opening by Ambassador Kirk Wagar at the Singapore Sports Hub, September 26, 2014

  • Corporate Community Day, September 27, 2014

    Sep 27: American Chamber of Commerce Corporate Community Day with Ambassador Kirk Wagar and his wife Crystal Wagar

News from the Embassy

  • State of Rights
    State of Rights

    “State of Rights” is a public diplomacy initiative that brings together experts and citizens for an interactive dialogue on global trends that affect both emerging powers and fledgling democracies. By using the Twitter hashtag #StateofRights, online audiences can join the discussion...  

  • A man walks in front of a signboard for the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone in Shanghai, China, in November 2013.

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    China Visit by U.S. Officials Highlights Trade, Competitiveness

    Oct.17: Top U.S. international trade officials conclude a four-day visit to Shanghai and Beijing. 

  • U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker
    Japan, South Korea Will Host U.S. Trade Mission in October

    Oct. 14: U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker will lead 20 U.S. firms on a business-development mission to Japan and South Korea focused on the health care and... 

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    Fulbright Programs in Singapore

    Applications Now Open for 2015-2016 Fulbright Visiting Researcher Program and FY-15 Fulbright U.S.-ASEAN Visiting Scholar Awards 

  • President Obama
    Remarks by President Obama in Address to the United Nations General Assembly

    Sep 24: President, Mr. Secretary General, fellow delegates, ladies and gentlemen: We come together at a crossroads between war and peace; between disorder and integration; between fear and hope...  Video »

  • Secretary Kerry
    U.S. Vision for Asia-Pacific Engagement

    Aug.13: Secretary Kerry delivers a policy address detailing the U.S. vision for Asia-Pacific engagement at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii  Video »

  • Visa Department
    Announcement: Visa System Technical Problems

    The U.S. Department of State is currently experiencing technical problems with its visa system, which are affecting global operations. This issue is worldwide and is not specific to any particular country or visa category. We recognize and deeply regret the inconvenience to travelers. We are doing everything possible to return passports with visas as soon as we are able to complete... 

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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.
  • Information Resource Center
    Information Resource Center
  • IRC Outreach Publication
    IRC Outreach Publication

Embassy Closure

  • The Embassy will be CLOSED for business on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, for Deepavali.

Ambassador Wagar's Voting Message

  • Ambassador Kirk Wagar

    Are you an American living overseas? U.S. Ambassador to Singapore Kirk Wagar has an important message for you.


  • YSEALI Call for Application - YSEALI Generation Workshop: Power of Human Capital, Singapore, December 3-7, 2014.

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Emergency Contact

  • Emergency Contact

    In an emergency involving an American citizen living or traveling in Singapore, you can reach us 24 hours a day/7 days a week via the Embassy Switchboard number:
    Calling within Singapore: 6476-9100
    Calling from the United States:  001–65-6476-9100



  • 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.