Air Quality Data Information

U.S. Mission India NowCast Air Quality Index The U.S. Embassy and Consulates’ air quality monitors measure airborne fine particulate matter (commonly referred to as PM 2.5 because they are less than or equal to 2.5 microns in diameter) on the compounds of the Embassy and Consulates. Data from a single monitoring station cannot be applied …

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Celebrating Decades of U.S.-India Public Health Collaboration

September 27, 2021 Today, as India and the U.S. began discussions for their fourth bilateral Health Dialogue, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report to commemorate more than a half-century of successful collaborations with the Government of India and the 20-year anniversary of in-country presence. The CDC India country office …

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U.S.-India Joint Leaders’ Statement: A Partnership for Global Good

President Joseph R. Biden welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House today for their first in-person Leaders’ engagement, renewing their close relationship and charting a new course to advance the partnership between the world’s largest democracies. The Leaders affirmed a clear vision that will guide the U.S.-India relationship   forward:  building a strategic partnership  …

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Remarks by President Biden, Prime Minister Morrison, Prime Minister Modi, and Prime Minister Suga at Quad Leaders Summit

2:09 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT BIDEN:  Well, let me begin by saying I’m honored to welcome Prime Minister Morrison, Prime Minister Modi, and Prime Minister Suga and — to the White House for the first in-person meeting of the Quad we’ve had. This group meeting of democratic partners who share a world view and have a …

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Fact Sheet: Quad Leaders’ Summit

On September 24, President Biden hosted Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India, and Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga of Japan at the White House for the first-ever in-person Leaders’ Summit of the Quad. The leaders have put forth ambitious initiatives that deepen our ties and advance practical cooperation on 21st-century …

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DFC and USAID Launches USD $55 Million Loan Financing Program As Part of COVID-19 Relief for Sustainable Agriculture Development in India    

September 23, 2021 New Delhi: The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced today that they are jointly sponsoring a $55 million (approximately 400 crores in Indian rupees) credit guarantee to address the economic impact of COVID-19 by supporting loans to farmer producer organizations, ag-tech companies, …

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Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in East and Northeast India

Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in East and Northeast India June 29, 2021 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (IST) Kolkata, June 14, 2021: U.S. Consulate General Kolkata invites all U.S. citizens, as well as the parents of minor U.S. citizen children, in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, and …

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Virtual Expat Tax Seminar for U.S. Citizens in East and Northeast India

United States Consulate General, Kolkata March 10, 2021 Virtual Expat Tax Seminar for U.S. Citizens in East and Northeast India March 16, 2021 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. WebEx Virtual Meeting All attendees must register to attend no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 15, 2021. https://amchamindia.webex.com/amchamindia/onstage/g.php?MTID=e70d9176a19258cdc4a06a2b7dab882f3 The American Chamber of Commerce in India (AMCHAM) will …

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U.S. Sports Visitor Exchange Program for Wheelchair Basketball

Chennai, March 5:  The U.S. Consulate General in Chennai is sponsoring a two-week exchange program for 15 coaches and administrators of wheelchair basketball in the United States, March 16-31, 2019.  The program will empower coaches and administrators drawn from across India with the skills and knowledge to more effectively coach, mentor, and develop leadership skills …

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Lapse in U.S. Government Appropriations

U.S. Embassy Consular Services will continue to function during the lapse in Congressional appropriations. If you have a scheduled visa interview or American Citizen Services appointment, please arrive at the Embassy/Consulate at your designated time. For additional information, please consult our call center here. The American Center and the American Center Library in New Delhi are …

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Remarks by Ambassador Kenneth I. Juster at Regional Connectivity Conference

Introduction Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen – thank you for joining us at this conference on the important subject of regional connectivity.  Thanks as well to CUTS, FICCI, and the East-West Center for their hard work in organizing today’s event. As we know, the global economy has grown exponentially over the last few decades – …

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OPIC Commits $125 Million Through Greater Pacific Capital To Expand Access To Capital For Medium-Sized Companies In India

LONDON – The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today signed a $125 million commitment with Greater Pacific Capital (GPC) to support growth capital to medium-sized companies in India. OPIC Counselor to the President Frank Dunlevy and Greater Pacific Capital Chief Executive Officer Ketan Patel signed the agreement in London. …

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U.S. Consulate Mumbai Celebrates U.S. Independence Day

Mumbai: Tonight the U.S. Consulate General, Mumbai celebrated the 242nd anniversary of U.S. independence at a prominent city hotel in South Mumbai. Chief Guest Subash Desai, Industries Minister, Government of Maharashtra, joined Consul General Edgard Kagan in marking the special occasion. The theme of the evening was America’s “spirit of innovation.” In addition to commemorating …

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Secretary of State Tillerson Travel to Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Pakistan, India, and Switzerland

Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Riyadh, Doha, Islamabad, New Delhi, and Geneva October 20-27. In Riyadh, Secretary Tillerson will take part in the inaugural Coordination Council meeting between the governments of Saudi Arabia and Iraq. The Secretary will also meet with various Saudi leaders to …

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on “Defining Our Relationship with India for the Next Century”

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson October 18, 2017 Center for Strategic & International Studies Washington, D.C. SECRETARY TILLERSON: Well, thank you so much, John, and it is a real pleasure to be back in the building. And I was asking John if the building was meeting all the expectations that we had …

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USAID and RBL Bank Announce $75 million in Loan Guarantee for Clean Energy Projects

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Mumbai-based RBL Bank announced today a new loan portfolio guarantee that will facilitate up to $75 million for lending to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) operating in off-grid, solar rooftops, and energy efficiency sectors. This guarantee, the first of its kind between USAID and an Indian private sector bank, will support innovative solutions and business …

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Visit of Secretary of State John Kerry

The Fifth Round of the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue, New Delhi, July 2014 President Obama has called our partnership with India a “defining partnership for the 21st century.” And as we go about the much-talked about “Asia rebalance,” there’s no more important partner for the United States in the region than India. The growing convergence of …

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