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  • AMB visits Deputy Minister of Defense.  MinDef Image.

    Ambassador Calls On Deputy Minister

    May 14, 2015 - Ambassador Craig Allen paid a courtesy call to Deputy Minister of Defense Dato Paduka Haji Mustappa bin Haji Sirat to discuss U.S.-Brunei defense cooperation.

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    U.S. Muslim Delegation Visits Brunei

    March 30, 2015 – U.S. Special Representative to Muslim Communities Shaarik Zafar met with His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam to discuss trade and other opportunities.

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    U.S. Ambassador Presents Credentials

    March 9, 2015 - U.S. Ambassador to Bandar Seri Begawan Craig Allen presented his Letter of Credence to His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam at Istana Nurul Iman.

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    Welcome Ambassador Craig Allen

    Feb 9 - U.S. Embassy Bandar Seri Begawan is excited to welcome Ambassador Craig Allen who marks his first day at the office today. Selamat Datang!

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News from the Embassy

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    Marking Earth Day 2015

    APRIL 23, 2015 - Embassy staff participated in a nature trek and clean-up in Brunei’s oldest city recreational park, “Tasek Lama,” in commemoration of the 45th Earth Day and its theme “It’s Our Turn to Lead.” Embassy staff and park wardens from the Brunei Municipal Department trekked the most frequently used nature trails for more than 3km and collected rubbish along the way. 

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    Notice for U.S. Citizens

    In response to a new policy at our local bank, with immediate efftect, the Embassy will no longer be able to accept USD older than year 2000, or bills that are ripped or damaged. We would like to apologize for any inconvenience this policy may cause. 

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    Strengthening Security of the VWP through Enhancements to 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). For more information   »

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    Security Message for U.S. Citizens

    A recent anonymous posting on a Jihadist website encouraged attacks against American and other international schools in the Middle East, including Western teachers employed at these schools. That message referenced schools in the localities of Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) and Maadi (Egypt) as examples, and these two cities as locations with high concentrations of potential targets.   »

  • President Obama and PM Cameron Op-Ed: Responding to Terrorism

    In a joint Op-Ed, released on September 4 in the Times of London, U.S. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron address the importance of the NATO Alliance in confronting evolving challenges in the world today.   »

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

    AUGUST 13, 2014 – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry gave a speech on "America's Vision for Asia-Pacific Engagement" at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii highlighting the United States’ “ambitious agenda” of long-term engagement in Asia and the Pacific. 

  • Kerry on Release of 2013 Religious Freedom Report

    JULY 28 - Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the department’s rollout of the annual International Religious Freedom Report for 2013   »

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