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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 10/13/2021 *** Effective January 26, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, airline passengers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 ...
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Ambassador Statement Regarding Anti-Corruption and Rule of Law Cooperation

Corruption threatens the stability of countries and the security of their citizens. Corruption prevents economic growth, undermines human rights and democracy, and destroys trust in the judiciary and other public institutions.  Corruption facilitates transnational crime and undermines citizen safety.  No one country can fight these issues alone – however, we can succeed in making our people safer ...
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Diversity Visa Program 2023

From October 6 to November 9, 2021, Ecuadorians can apply to the Diversity Visa Program that makes available up to 55,000 diversity visas between all eligible countries. There is no fee to enter. Ecuadorian citizens are again eligible to participate in the Diversity Visa program for 2023. The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program makes available up ...
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Specific visa inquiries in response to COVID-19.

Current Visa Services Quito Nonimmigrant Visas: Interview Waiver Program cases, F, M, J, C1/D, E, H, L, O, P, R, U, and T or medical emergency B1/B2s visa applications for Ecuadorian citizens or legal permanent resident in Ecuador Guayaquil Nonimmigrant Visas: Medical emergency B1/B2s visa applications for Ecuadorian citizens or legal permanent resident in Ecuador. ...
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U.S. Delegation Travels to Ecuador for Build Back Better World (B3W) Program Listening Tour

The delegation also participated in the signing of a $150 million loan by the U.S. Development Finance Corporation (DFC) with Ecuador’s Produbanco, benefitting small and medium enterprises and women entrepreneurs.    Quito, September 28, 2021. As part of the United States of America’s contributions to the G7’s Build Back Better World initiative, highlighted by President Biden ...
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