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COVID-19 Information

Last updated:   05/12/2022 ***  Effective December 6, 2021, 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 ...
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Information for Visa Applicants about the Current State of Visa Services

Information for visa applicants about the current state of visa services:  The U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan understands that many non-immigrant visa applicants have paid the visa application processing fee and are waiting to schedule a visa appointment.  We restored all routine visa operations on December 2, 2020. For non-immigrant visa receipts valid on or after ...
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USAID Promotes Regional Trade between Pakistan and Kazakhstan

May 19, 2022, Almaty, Kazakhstan – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is facilitating the expansion of bilateral trade between Pakistan and Kazakhstan and has helped organize the third ‘Made in Pakistan’ trade event at the Atakent Exhibition Center in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on May 19-23. Dr. Sajjad Ahmed Seehar, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic ...
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Joint declaration on the occasion of the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

We are proud to commemorate the International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) as a celebration of diversity, inclusion, and tolerance around the world.  Today, we show our continuous support for those forced to live, love, and work in anonymity, and for those facing intolerance, prejudice, discrimination, and misunderstanding. We condemn any attempts to ...
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USAID Explores Opportunities for Increasing Trans-Caspian Trade

May 17, 2022, Kazakhstan – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is conducting a study tour to Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Georgia, to find opportunities to increase trade along the Trans-Caspian route on May 16-24, 2022. This international transport corridor is an alternative means for transporting goods from Central Asia to Europe, having great potential ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: English Language Programming

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE  U.S. Embassy, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan  Notice of Funding Opportunity  Program Office:  Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy, Nur-Sultan  Funding Opportunity Title: English Language Programming   Announcement Type: Agreement  Deadline for Applications: June 15, 2022 (11:59 p.m. Nur-Sultan time)   Total Amount Available: $150,000  CONTACT INFORMATION  For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, contact ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated:   05/12/2022 ***  Effective December 6, 2021, 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 ...
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