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Message for U.S. Citizens:  Absentee Voting Forum on February 4, 2022 

U.S. Embassy Manila, Philippines  U.S. Consular Agency Cebu, Philippines  January 26, 2022  Message for U.S. Citizens:  Absentee Voting Forum on February 4, 2022  Interested in voting in U.S. elections while overseas?  Please join us for a virtual forum on absentee voting with a representative from the Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP) on Friday, February 4, ...
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Weather Alert: Severe Storm Update (Typhoon Odette/Rai)

U.S. Embassy Manila, Philippines U.S. Consular Agency Cebu, Philippines   January 25, 2022 Weather Alert:  Severe Storm Update (Typhoon Odette/Rai) Location:  Visayas, Mindanao, and Palawan, Philippines Event:  Typhoon Odette (Rai) – U.S. government personnel to continue to defer non-essential travel to affected regions through February 8, 2022 Disruptions to supplies of food, water, electricity, and communication and transportation ...
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Visa Update: Cancelation of B1/B2 (Business/Tourist) Visa Appointments through February 18, 2022

The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines has canceled nonimmigrant B1/B2 (Business/Tourist) visa interview appointments scheduled through February 18, 2022 in response to the recent sharp increase in COVID-19 infections in the country and the continued significant worldwide challenges related to the pandemic. Applicants can only reschedule their canceled visa interview once routine business and tourism ...
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last Reviewed: 01/21/2022 All airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days preceding ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens:  Voting in the 2022 U.S. Elections 

U.S. Embassy Manila, Philippines   U.S. Consular Agency Cebu, Philippines  January 20, 2022  Message for U.S. Citizens:  Voting in the 2022 U.S. Elections  Registering to vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world!  Start by confirming your voter registration with your state. Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you ...
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