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Ready to Vote?

November 3, 2020 is Election Day.  Are you ready to vote?   All overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a  Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)  in 2020.  Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee in past elections, you must complete an FPCA each year to participate in elections as an overseas absentee voter.   Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot ...
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The Enduring U.S. Commitment to ASEAN

PRESS STATEMENT SECRETARY OF STATE, MICHAEL R. POMPEO SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 America has long been a friend to ASEAN countries. At the ASEAN-U.S. Foreign Ministers’ meeting recently, I reaffirmed U.S. support for ASEAN’s role at the heart of the Indo-Pacific. The ASEAN Outlook for the Indo-Pacific and the U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy share a respect for sovereignty, the rule of law, transparency, ...
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Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI)

FACT SHEET OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) is the U.S. government’s signature program to educate and provide skills training to the people of Southeast Asia.  YSEALI is open to young people from all Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries (Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last Updated: September 4, 2020 Country-Specific Information: The Brunei Ministry of Health has confirmed 145 cases of COVID-19 in Brunei Darussalam. Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA) has announced plans to operate a commercial flight to London’s Heathrow Airport departing Bandar Seri Begawan on Monday, September 14.  Booking information is available on the RBA website.  Please note ...
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Health Alert (COVID-19 Update #43) – U.S. Embassy Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei (September 4, 2020) Location:  Brunei Event:  The Brunei Ministry of Health has confirmed 145 cases of COVID-19 in Brunei Darussalam.  The Embassy urges all U.S. citizens in Brunei to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive alerts. Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA) has announced plans to operate a commercial ...
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