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  • New Visa Application Process

    New Visa Application Process

    Starting Sep. 14, the U.S. Embassy is introducing a new customer-friendly visa application process. Applicants will be able to apply for their visas through a dedicated website, supported by a call center that will make applying for visas easier by providing info in both Bangla and English.

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  • DCM David Meale (U.S. Embassy Dhaka photo)

    New Deputy Chief of Mission

    Aug 24, 2014 - David Meale has joined the U.S. Embassy in Dhaka as its new Deputy Chief of Mission. He was previously the Counselor for Economic Affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine and has over 20 years experience in the U.S. Foreign Service.

  • Ambassador Mozena and USAID Director Janina Jaruzelski at Gopalganj Kaali Temple (U.S. Embassy Dhaka photo)

    Ambassador Mozena Visits Greater Faridpur

    Aug 5, 2014 - Ambassador Mozena and USAID Director visited Greater Faridpur, meeting with local government officials and civil society, visiting USAID projects and educational institutions in the area, and enjoying some cultural and historical sites.

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  • Marcia Bernicat (U.S. Department of State photo)

    Next U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh

    President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Marcia Bernicat as the next U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, U.S. Department of State.

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More News from the Embassy

  • Pacific Resilience Disaster Relief Exercise and Exchange (DREE) Workshop

    August 18, 2014 - Bangladesh Armed Forces and the U.S. Army Pacific are participating in the Pacific Resilience DREE to being held in Dhaka from August 18-21, 2014. DREE is an annual civil-military disaster preparedness and response initiative between the Government of Bangladesh and the U.S. Army Pacific. 

  • Statement by President Obama on the Occasion of Eid-al-Fitr

    July 27, 2014 - "As Muslims throughout the United States and around the world celebrate Eid-al-Fitr, Michelle and I extend our warmest wishes to them and their families." 

  • U.S. Embassy Dhaka Reminder on Visa Services

    July 8, 2014 - To help travelers avoid any unnecessary delays in their travel plans, the Embassy would like to encourage nonimmigrant visa applicants who plan to travel in or after September to wait to schedule a visa interview appointment until closer to the actual travel date. Applicants who received a previous visa to the U.S. issued after January 1, 2008, are urged to apply for our drop box program.  

  • New US-UK-Bangladesh Partnership to Expand Healthcare Services for the Poor

    June 10, 2014 - United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) have joined together to make quality healthcare more widely available for poor families through the Smiling Sun network of health clinics. 

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  • Embassy of the United States of America
    Madani Avenue, Baridhara, Dhaka - 1212, Bangladesh
    Phone: (880) (2) 8855500
    Fax: (880) (2) 9881677
    Open Sunday-Thursday, 8:00 am-4:30 pm*

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    Archer K. Blood Library & EducationUSA
    Plot-1, J-Block, Progoti Sharoni
    Baridhara, Dhaka - 1212, Bangladesh
    Phone: (880) (2) 885-5500
    Fax: (880) (2) 9881677
    Open Sunday-Thursday, 10:00 am–4:30 pm*

    * Except U.S. Mission Dhaka holidays

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