Consulate General of the United States, Ho Chi Minh City

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Consulate General of the United States
General information
Type Consulate
Location Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Address 4 Lê Duẩn Blvd, District 1
Coordinates 10°46′58.72″N 106°42′2.56″E / 10.7829778°N 106.7007111°E / 10.7829778; 106.7007111 (Consulate General of the United States, Ho Chi Minh City)
Owner US Department of State
Design and construction
Architect Karn Charuhas Chapman & Twohey[1]

The Consulate General of the United States in Ho Chi Minh City is located at 4 Le Duan Boulevard in District 1. It provides consular services, and it deals with diplomatic affairs in Ho Chi Minh City and the rest of southern Vietnam. Like many foreign diplomatic buildings in the world, the consulate general facility has tight security.

The consulate general building stands adjacent to the site of the former U.S. embassy in Saigon, which was demolished in 1998.[2]

The current United States Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City is Ms. Rena Bitter.

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  1. ^ "Ho Chi Minh U.S. Consulate Design", "KCCT"
  2. ^ Jane Perlez (1999-09-08). "A U.S. Office Opens, Stirring Saigon Memories". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-03-19. 

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