Bureau of Consular Affairs

Type: Organization
Name: Bureau of Consular Affairs
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Odile cuts power in Mexico, leaves tourist stranded and isolated

After Hurricane Odile battered resorts across Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, vacationers were left stranded and isolated while waiting for evacuations while yet another hurricane could bring disruptive impacts to the area by the weekend.Odile tied the record ... [Published ETurboNews - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola explained: SHU educates and coordinates relief

While the Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever, commonly known as Ebola, epidemic is over 5,000 miles away from South Orange, Seton Hall is actively involved in spreading awareness about the deadly disease and coordinating relief efforts for affected persons.In the ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 18 2014]
Entities: Ebola, RNA, Infectious
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Vietnam, the US resume adoption programme

The Vietnamese Ministry of Justice on September 16 officially handed over licences to two US adoption service providers –Dillon International and Holt International Children’s Services to facilitate inter-country adoptions following a six-year hiatus ... [Published VietnamPlus - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts Sept. 9, 2014

WASHINGTON -- The following information was released by the White House:Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts:Michele Thoren Bond -- Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs, ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

MOFA calls on people not to tamper with passports

By Joseph Yeh ,The China PostTAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday urged nationals not to deface or alter their passports or he or she could face a possible prison term.MOFA's call came after a recent incident involving a ... [Published China Post - Sep 11 2014]
Entities: Taipei, China, Stamp
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Ministry expands appointment system for passport applications

Taipei, Sept. 11 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expanded an online service allowing Taiwanese citizens to make appointments to apply for passports, a Foreign Ministry official said Thursday.The online service is aimed at providing more convenience ... [Published Focus Taiwan - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Guantánamo Bay is a legal and political no-man’s land

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba -- U.S. troops blare The Star Spangled Banner across this 45-square-mile base each morning at 8 o’clock sharp. Fireworks crackle overhead on the Fourth of July.Marines control the fenceline opposite Cuba’s minefield and ... [Published Miami Herald - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Livestream: Nextgov Prime 2014

Keynote AddressesHear from 2014 Washington D.C. Mayoral Candidate Muriel Bowser on the importance of innovation in government and Google's Chief Innovation Evangelist Michele R. Weslander Quaid on what it takes to create and inspire innovative work c ... [Published Nextgov.com - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Changes in Fees for U.S. Consular Services Effective September 12, 2014

Visa Logo (Photo State Dept.)On August 28, the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs announced changes to the fees for some U.S. consular services.  The new fees will go into effect on September 12.  The fees for visitor (B1/B2) and student ... [Published US Embassy Bahamas: Nassau - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Lesotho Travel Warning

The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer travel to Lesotho at this time due to concerns over a possible deterioration of the security situation in Lesotho. The Department of State has ordered the departure of non-working eligible family members ... [Published travel.state.gov: Travel Warnings - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of State: Program Support Services

Agency: Department of StateOffice: Office of Acquisitions Location: Acquisition ManagementDate you need to respond by: 8-August-2014Solicitation Number: SAQMMA14R0370 Naics code: 541611 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting ServicesDescri ... [Published ITbriefing - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Thai help sought to pursue murder suspect

The passport used by the main suspect in a recent kidnap-and-murder case when he fled to Thailand was annulled immediately after the Bureau of Consular Affairs was notified of the case, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said yesterday.The bureau annulled ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 26 2014]

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"While the heaviest rain and strongest winds from Polo will remain off shore, showers and thunderstorms this weekend can produce gusty winds and localized intense rainfall that could further delay the restoration of power and other utilities to the area" Eric Leister, AccuWeather.com meteorologist, said
"It has an enzyme called RNA polymerace, which just makes more copies of its own RNA, and that's how it proliferates," he explains. "That RNA codes for proteins that simultaneously attack endothelial cells. These are the cells that line the blood vessels. And at the same time, it attacks the immune system."
President Obama said, "These men and women have demonstrated knowledge and dedication throughout their careers. I am grateful they have chosen to take on these important roles, and I look forward to working with them in the months and years to come."
...dean of NSU's Law Center. "Parental abduction is a growing issue in the U S and there is a tremendous need for attorneys with training and commitment similar to Tim's. I applaud him and each of our faculty members here at the Law Center who give of themselves in service to our community. Tim's work reflects the fundamental values our faculty, student, and staff embrace at NSU and the Shepard Broad Law Center."

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Odile cuts power in Mexico, leaves tourist stra... [Published ETurboNews - Sep 18 2014]
Ebola explained: SHU educates and coordinates r... [Published Individual.com - Sep 18 2014]
Trojan Women Summit presents opportunity for Sy... [Published Georgetown Voice - Sep 18 2014]
Aliens could file an adjustment of status appli... [Published IndiaPost - Sep 18 2014]
Vietnam, the US resume adoption programme [Published VietnamPlus - Sep 17 2014]
Guantanamo is a legal, political no-man’s land [Published Keene Sentinel - Sep 13 2014]
President Obama Announces More Key Administrati... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 12 2014]
Three-Day Stay: Las Gaviotas, Mexico [Published Travel Pulse - Sep 12 2014]
MOFA calls on people not to tamper with passports [Published China Post - Sep 11 2014]
Ministry expands appointment system for passpor... [Published Focus Taiwan - Sep 11 2014]
Guantánamo Bay is a legal and political no-man’... [Published Miami Herald - Sep 09 2014]
Livestream: Nextgov Prime 2014 [Published Nextgov.com - Sep 08 2014]
Renew Passports Early [Published US Department of State - Sep 06 2014]
Changes in Fees for U.S. Consular Services Effe... [Published US Embassy Bahamas: Nassau - Sep 05 2014]
Lesotho Travel Warning [Published travel.state.gov: Travel Warnings - Sep 03 2014]
Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens (September ... [Published US Embassy Yemen: Sanaa - Sep 03 2014]
Americans dropping their citizenship to pay mor... [Published Miami Herald - Sep 03 2014]
MOFA plans to expand online passport service [Published China Post - Aug 30 2014]
Potential Implications for Travel Because of Eb... [Published Insurance News Net - Aug 28 2014]
US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of ... [Published ITbriefing - Aug 28 2014]
USAFIS Customers Become DV-2015 Green Card Winners [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Aug 28 2014]
Taiwan seeks help in finding murder suspect [Published The Nation - Thailand - Aug 27 2014]
Thai help sought to pursue murder suspect [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 26 2014]
CIB to Thai police: help nab murder suspect [Published China Post - Aug 26 2014]
Passport of main suspect in tycoon's death annu... [Published Focus Taiwan - Aug 26 2014]
NSU Law Professor Recognized by U.S. Department... [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Aug 25 2014]
Long Valley father struggles to bring son home ... [Published Morris County Daily Record - Aug 24 2014]
US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of ... [Published ITbriefing - Aug 23 2014]
Immigration Corner: Global Printing Problems fo... [Published JD Supra - Aug 19 2014]
Belize and Taiwan Sign MOU to Combat Human Traf... [Published Love FM Belize - Aug 19 2014]
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Lesotho Travel Warning [Published travel.state.gov: Travel Warnings - Sep 03 2014]
The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer travel to Lesotho at this time due to concerns over a possible deterioration of the security situation in Lesotho. The Department of State has ordered the departure of non-working eligible family members ...
US consular database crash: Not a good time to ... [Published SiliconANGLE - Jul 28 2014]
Thousands of travellers awaiting US passports and visas have been left on tenterhooks following an unspecified glitch in a database used by the Bureau of Consular Affairs, according to officials from the State Department. “The Bureau of Consular ...
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Af... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 16 2014]
FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA--(Marketwired - July 16, 2014) - The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs has awarded Stanley Associates, Inc. (Stanley), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CGI Federal Inc. (CGI) (NYSE:GIB)(TSX:GIB.A), three contracts totalling ...
Graduate student Kaitlin Goldstein dies in India [Published MIT News feed - Jun 22 2014]
In an email today to the MIT community, President L. Rafael Reif shared the news that graduate student Kaitlin R. Goldstein has died in a remote region of northern India known as Ladakh. Goldstein, 28, was a fourth-year graduate student in architecture, ...
Why Were the Bergdahl’s Given Insider Access? [Published NO QUARTER - Jun 09 2014]
Rowan Scarborough of the Washington Times is out this morning exposing another layer of curious conduct by the Obama Administration : The Obama administration gave the parents of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl extraordinary insider access to the military’s ...
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FCi Federal Wins Department of State Visa Suppo... [Published Financial Services - Apr 22 2014]
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