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  • Ambassador Mozena welcomes guests to the Fourth of July reception (U.S. Embassy Dhaka photo)

    U.S. Embassy Dhaka Hosts Fourth of July Reception

    July 4, 2014 - U.S. Embassy Dhaka celebrates the U.S. Independence Day by hosting a reception for honored guests, a shining example of the great relations between the U.S. and Bangladesh.

  • Kerry Kennedy with Ambassador Mozena and Akku Chowdhury,Liberation War Museum trustee (U.S. Embassy Dhaka photo)

    Kerry Kennedy Visits Bangladesh

    June 29, 2014 - Kerry Kennedy, President of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights, visits our EMK Center as the first representative of the Kennedy family and gives opening keynote speech at the 5th Annual Social Business Day in Dhaka.

  • 2013 White House iftar (AP)

    Ramadan Mubarak!

    June 27, 2014 - President Obama and Secretary Kerry wish Muslims in the United States and around the world on the occasion of Ramadan.

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

    President Obama Announces Key Administration Posts

    May 22, 2014 - 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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  • GIST Tech-I Competition 2014: Applications Open

    Funding and mentorship for great science and tech startups or ideas! Get the chance to win $25,000 in startup funding and a trip to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Morocco. Application deadline: July 31, 2014.

More News from the Embassy

  • International Women's Day Celebration

    March 9, 2014 - American Corners in Sylhet, Khulna, Rajshahi and Chittagong observed International Women's Day with discussions and debate for students on the empowerment of women, as well as art and essay competitions for school kids. 

  • Inauguration of American Corner Rajshahi

    February 18, 2014 - The American Corner Rajshahi now joins a nationwide network of American Spaces in Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet, and Khulna, where Bangladeshi students can learn more about America and educational opportunities in the United States with a range of resources, including books, DVDs and internet terminals, as well as programs such as the English Club, Movie Club, and thematic talks and presentations.  

  • American Sports Envoys Visit Bangladesh

    February 3, 2014 - American sports envoys Tony Sanneh and Linda Hamilton visited Bangladesh through the U.S. Department of State’s SportsUnited program, during which they shared their experiences and skills with audiences and led intensive intermediate and advanced skills workshops for young football players. 

  • New USAID Mission Director Janina Jaruzelski Arrives in Bangladesh

    January 2, 2014 - Jaruzelski assumes leadership at a time when Bangladesh is a partner country for all three major U.S. Government development initiatives: Feed the Future, Global Climate Change and the Global Health Initiative.  

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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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