Bangladesh is located in south Asia. The main language spoken in Bangladesh is Bengali. The current population (as of 2016) is 162,951,560. Bangladesh has a human development index (HDI) of 0.608 and therefore can be considered as country with medium human development (according to UNDP – United Nations Development Programme). There are a lot of different embassies and consulates located in Bangladesh. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.
Dhaka is located in the province of Dhaka and is the capital of Bangladesh. 8,906,039 people are living in Dhaka(as of 2011). The city is very important and represents Bangladesh internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.
About the US embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Offices located within the US embassy located in Dhaka include:
- The American Center/Public Affairs Section
- Management Section
- Political and Economic Affairs Section
- Consular Section
- Regional Security Office
- U.S. Trade Center
- Library of Congress
- Department of Justice
- Department of Agriculture/Foreign Agricultural Service
- Office of Defense Cooperation
- Defense Attache Office
Visa services offered by the US embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Visa services for USA immigration/non-immigration visas are handled by the department for travel permits. You can schedule an interview for a visa here: https://evisaforms.state.gov/Instructions/SchedulingSystem.asp
You can contact them via phone (880) (2) 5566-2000.
American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit https://bd.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/ for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.
Notary services offered by the US embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
This embassy offers notary services to all US passport holders and foreign nationals (on the provision they are using the documents within the United States). This price is $50 paid in cash or US issued credit card, per page.