January 9, 2014 - The Obama administration announced that it will support a 4-year extension of operations at the International Space Station (ISS) and urged its international partners in the enterprise to do likewise.
December 29, 2013 - "All these things I have seen, I have visited, and I have learned about..these things would create Bangladesh, Bangladesh, the next Asian Tiger." - Ambassador Mozena
November 26, 2013 - The Trade and Investment Cooperation Forum Agreement (TICFA) provides a mechanism for both governments to discuss trade and investment issues and areas of cooperation.
November 25, 2013 - "This day is a time to reaffirm our determination to turn words into action, and we commit to doing our part to make the world free from brutal acts that deprive our fellow citizens of a life of equality and human dignity." - Sec. Kerry
Headlines & Anouncements
Feb 27, 2014 - The Human Rights Report, now in its 38th year, covers the status of human rights in 199 countries and regions around the world.
Application deadlines: April 3, 2014 (TEA), April 10, 2014 (ILEP), May 8, 2014 (Fulbright Foreign Student Program)
Education, leadership and cultural events scheduled at the American Center in Baridhara and EMK Center in Dhanmondi.
More News from the Embassy
December 17, 2013 - The launch of a joint U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training (OPDAT) and Bangladesh Bank training for Designated Non-Financial Businesses and Professionals (DNFBP).
December 13, 2013 - The newest member of the Bangladesh Navy ‘s fleet arrives at Chittagong port - the BNS Somudra Joy, formerly the United States Coast Guard Cutter Jarvis.
November 11, 2013 - The U.S. and Bangladesh Air Forces train side-by-side to better respond to regional disasters during exercise "Cope South 14" at Bangladesh Air Force Base Bangabandhu, Nov. 9-13, 2013.
The American Center Congratulates Winners of the U.S. Department of State Exchange Alumni Grants Competitions
November 7, 2013 - For the third year in a row, Bangladeshi State Alumni submitted winning entries in the global Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) competition. Two projects from Bangladesh were selected from among 681 proposals from 119 countries, making Bangladesh one of only four countries to win multiple grants in 2013.
Speeches & Remarks
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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*
The American Center
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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