News & Events

U.S. Participation in Expo 2020 Dubai

The Department of State is pleased to announce the participation of the United States in Expo 2020 Dubai, the next World’s Fair and the first in the Middle East and Africa. Expos, also known in the United States as World’s Fairs, are significant opportunities to showcase American freedom, ideals, enterprise, culture, and global leadership. The ...
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The U.S. Embassy/Consulate General encourages all U.S. citizens to register their presence in the UAE using STEP

The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free service to anyone traveling and living abroad to receive emails about the latest Travel Advisories when they are posted on  travel.state.gov.  When you enroll in STEP, you will receive important information from the Embassy about safety conditions in your destination country, and you will help the U.S. ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – U. S. Embassy Abu Dhabi and U.S. Consulate General Dubai

Location: United Arab Emirates, countrywide     Event:  The U.S. Embassy/Consulate General in the UAE advises all U.S. citizens of heightened tensions in the region.  U.S. citizens are strongly encouraged to maintain a high level of vigilance and practice good situational awareness.  For additional information, please read the most recent Worldwide Caution message dated January 15, ...
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US Consulate General sponsors the basketball camp in Sharjah

When sportsmanship turns into human connection, we all win. This week, sports diplomacy brought together over 500 students and coaches at our basketball camp in Sharjah, led by former NBA and WNBA players. Thank you to all the coaches and players and to our valuable partner Sharjah Sports Council.
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Department of Commerce Announces SelectUSA Investment Summit

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi On November 12, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that registration is open for the seventh annual  SelectUSA Investment Summit  (Summit), which will be held June 1-3, 2020, at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC. The Summit is the highest profile event to connect global investors and U.S. economic development organizations (EDOs) to facilitate ...
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