Bureau of Consular Affairs

Type: Organization
Name: Bureau of Consular Affairs
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Travel Warning for Yemen (JULY 21, 2014)

JULY 21, 2014The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the high security threat level in Yemen due to terrorist activities and civil unrest.  The Department urges U.S. citizens to defer travel to Yemen and those U.S. citizens currently living ... [Published US Embassy Yemen: Sanaa - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Bureau of Consular Affairs Awards Visa Processing Services Contract to Stanley

The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs has awarded Stanley Associates three contracts totalling $64.0M to provide visa processing services for a number of Asian, Caribbean and South American countries. In a release, the Company noted ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

H.R. 3212, Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2014

As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relationson June 24, 2014H.R. 3212 would require several changes to the Department of State’s efforts to track and resolve cases of international kidnapping and to prevent such abductions. The act ... [Published CBO - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

CGI Subsidiary Adds Consular Affairs Bureau Visa Processing Work in 13 Countries

Stanley Associates , a subsidiary of CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB), will process visas for the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs in three regions of the world under three task orders worth up to $64 million combined.CGI said Wednesday that the company ... [Published GovConWire - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs awards three task orders valued at US$64 million for visa services to Stanley, a CGI Federal subsidiary

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 ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Officials caution against fake US visa application websites

By Ted Chen ,The China PostTAIPEI, Taiwan -- In light of the coming travel high season over the summer holidays, the Bureau of Consular Affairs (領務局) yesterday warned the public about the prevalence of online fraud relating to U.S. visa applications.According ... [Published China Post - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. issues fresh alert to citizens in Nigeria

By Chukwudi Nweje  /  Acting Features EditorThe United States Mission in Nigeria has issued a security alert to American citizens resident in Nigeria.It cautioned Americans in Nigeria to take extra precautions for their personal security especially in ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

US Issues Travel Warning, Calls for Vigilance This Weekend

US FlagBy Damilola OyedeleThe United States of America has cautioned its citizens planning to travel to or within Abuja this weekend to take extra precautionary measures for their personal security and safety.In a message from US to its citizens in Abuja, ... [Published This Day Online - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Series of new policies to take effect tomorrow

A wide variety of new national policies are scheduled to take effect tomorrow, ranging from an increase in the minimum monthly wage to required mandatory detailed labeling of the ingredients in food products and beverages.The minimum monthly wage is to ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Meng Urges State Dept to Approve Visas for Indian Physicians

Washington, D.C. — Representative Grace Meng, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, called on the State Department June 20 to improve the visa approval process for Indian and Pakistani physicians slated to work in the United States.In a letter ... [Published India-West - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

US Customs and Border Protection to include Japan in Global Entry program

WASHINGTON, DC – Chairman of the Subcommittee on Tourism, Innovation, and Competitiveness US Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawai‘i) held a hearing on the state of US tourism and travel industry today and announced plans to work with the US Department of State ... [Published ETurboNews - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Gambia: U.S. Citizens Missing in Gambia for One Year

The United States government has again asked the Gambia government to intensifies its efforts to locate two missing persons in the country, who are U.S. citizens.The U.S. embassy in Banjul made this call in a press release issued on Monday.The release ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 25 2014]

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...U S citizens in Yemen should ensure that they have proper and current documentation at all times. For more information, see  "What the Department of State Can and Can't DoDo in a Crisis"  on the Department's Internet website...
...built with the Department of State, and we welcome the opportunity to continue to support its mission," said James Peake, President, CGI Federal. "By extending our visa support services to more countries around the world, CGI plays an important role in facilitating legitimate travel to the United States while assisting the Department of State in achieving greater efficiency in the visa process."
"We ask, therefore, that anyone with credible information on the whereabouts of Mr. Ceesay and Mr. Jobe please contact the American Citizens Services office at the U S Embassy in Banjul by email at ConsularBanjul@state.gov or the Africa Division of the Office of Overseas Citizens Services of the Bureau of Consular Affairs at the U S Department of State by calling 1-888-407-4747."
...He sent out an email to MIT staff on Sunday. He said the following about Goldstein, according to News Oxy : "She was passionately interested in energy solutions for the developing world, a subject she was exploring in a remote region of northern India at the time of her death. The death of someone so young and promising is a terrible loss; we should all take time to reach outout to those around us."

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Travel Warning for Yemen (JULY 21, 2014) [Published US Embassy Yemen: Sanaa - Jul 22 2014]
Urgent: US Government travel warning issued [Published ETurboNews - Jul 22 2014]
Fugitive Neil Stammer in Custody [Published United States Department of Justice - Jul 21 2014]
Bureau of Consular Affairs Awards Visa Processi... [Published Individual.com - Jul 21 2014]
Four vie for county recorder position [Published DL-Online - Jul 21 2014]
H.R. 3212, Sean and David Goldman International... [Published CBO - Jul 18 2014]
CGI Subsidiary Adds Consular Affairs Bureau Vis... [Published GovConWire - Jul 16 2014]
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Af... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 16 2014]
Officials caution against fake US visa applicat... [Published China Post - Jul 06 2014]
Pine Valley adds two to Wall of Fame [Published Springville Journal - Jul 05 2014]
U.S. issues fresh alert to citizens in Nigeria [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Jul 04 2014]
US Issues Travel Warning, Calls for Vigilance ... [Published This Day Online - Jul 03 2014]
Updates from Schatz (June 23-July 1) [Published Hawaii 24/7 - Jul 02 2014]
SBERBANK ROSSII : informs of registration for F... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 01 2014]
Series of new policies to take effect tomorrow [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 29 2014]
Meng Urges State Dept to Approve Visas for Indi... [Published India-West - Jun 27 2014]
US Customs and Border Protection to include Jap... [Published ETurboNews - Jun 27 2014]
Gambia: U.S. Citizens Missing in Gambia for One... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 25 2014]
MIT graduate student Kaitlin Goldstein found de... [Published Examiner.com - Jun 25 2014]
FACT SHEET: Advancing The Human Rights Of LGBT ... [Published The White House - Jun 25 2014]
MIT student Kaitlin Goldstein found dead: Innoc... [Published Examiner.com - Jun 24 2014]
MIT mourns researcher, Dr. Kaitlin Goldstein, 28 [Published Boston Globe - Jun 24 2014]
Q&A: What if I die while on vacation abroad? [Published Consumer Reports - Jun 23 2014]
Africa update - June 19, 2014 [Published Lexology - Jun 23 2014]
Graduate student Kaitlin Goldstein dies in India [Published MIT News feed - Jun 22 2014]
US lawmaker seeks improvement in visa approval ... [Published zeenews.com - Jun 20 2014]
The trophy wife is largely a stereotyped myth [Published Examiner.com - Jun 18 2014]
Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens June 16, 2014 [Published US Embassy Iraq: Baghdad - Jun 16 2014]
Ahmad Zahid: US visa waiver programme to be imp... [Published thestar.com.my - Jun 16 2014]
Chip technology concerns spread [Published Detroit News - Jun 16 2014]
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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 ...
Djibouti Travel Warning [Published travel.state.gov: Travel Warnings - Jun 08 2014]
The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Djibouti. U.S. citizens in Djibouti should evaluate their personal security situation in light of specific threats from terrorism. The U.S. Government continues to receive information ...
Cameroon Travel Warning [Published travel.state.gov: Travel Warnings - Apr 25 2014]
The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risk of travel to Cameroon and cautions U.S. citizens to avoid all travel to the Far North region of Cameroon. The Boko Haram terrorist group is active in the Far North, and has actively targeted foreign ...
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FCi Federal Wins Department of State Visa Suppo... [Published Financial Services - Apr 22 2014]
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