Sunday, October 27, 2013

How to get Vietnam visa from Singapore?

You are in Singapore and you are in need of Vietnam visa to enter Vietnam, the first step you should do is to see carefully the following list of Vietnam visa exemption to know for sure whether you are required to get a Vietnam visa or not.

1. Citizens of Brunei for visits of 14 days at the maximum.
2. Citizens of Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia and Laos for visits of 30 days at the maximum.
3. Citizens of Philippines for visits of 21 days at the maximum.
4. Citizens of Japan, South Korea, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Russia and Finland for visits of 15 days at the maximum..

You are in Singapore, your nationality is not in the list of Vietnam visa exemption; or your nationality exists in the list but you plan to stay in Vietnam longer than the duration regulated as in the list, you need to get a Vietnam visa to enter Vietnam. There are normally two choices for you to get a Vietnam visa from Singapore.

Option 1: Get Vietnam Entry Visa at Vietnam Embassy in Singapore:

You can apply for Visa to Vietnam at Vietnam Embassy/Consulate in Singapore:
Embassy of Vietnam in Singapore, Singapore
Address: 10 Leedon Park St., SINGAPORE 267887
Office hours: Mon - Fri 8.30am - 12.00pm 2.30pm - 5.30pm Visa Hours: Mon-Fri 9.00am - 12.00 noon

However, it may take you 2-5 working days to get Vietnam Visa at Vietnam Embassy in Singapore.

Visa on arrival – the visa picked up at arrival airport – is offered to all of those who are the Singaporean passport holders. This kind of method is created to make the Singaporean trip to Vietnam simpler and more economical. It is applicable for those travelling by air to Vietnam.

Visa on arrival is a special advantage for those who live far from the Vietnam Embassy/Consulate in Singapore. The applicants neither have to go to the Embassy nor have to send out the passport. By using this way of getting Vietnam Visa, a Singaporean only needs at least 2 days for normal processing and 1 day for urgent processing (or only 4 working hours for super urgent service – see Super Urgent Service) to get a pre-approval letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department which is an official permission of getting visa upon arrival.

How to get pre-approval letter and visa?

You go online at, fill in the secure form, make service payment, and just wait for 2 working days (normal service) or within 1 working day (urgent service) to get your Visa Approval Letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department via emailPrint the approval letter out together with a filled entry and exit form and 2 passport sized photosGet your visa stamped at Vietnam airport checking point by submitting printed visa approval letter, passport, 2 passport-sized photos, entry and exit form, and stamping fee to the in-charge officer.

NOTES:Before applying for Vietnam visa, a Singaporean has to make sure that his/her passport has minimum 6 month validity and left pages.Visa on arrival option is ONLY applicable for Singaporeans traveling by air to Vietnam. USD or VND) (at Immigration Desk/Counter) at your arrival airport in Vietnam to have visa stamped onto your passport.

The fee is collected by the Immigration Officers and compulsory for all those who use visa on arrival method. See table below for details.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Vietnam embassy in Angola

Are you looking for location of Vietnam embassy in Angola ?
Please see below for information Embassy of Vietnam in Luanda, Angola
Address: Via AL4, Lotes No. 4-5, Talatona-Luanda Sul, Luanda.
P.O box: C.P. 1774
Telephone: (+244) 222.010697.
Fax: (+244) 222.010696
Website :
Address: Rua Alexandre Peres, No4. – Maianga – Luanda República De Angola.
P.O box: C.P. 1774 – Luanda – Angola.
Telephone: (00244) 222.391075 / 222.390684.
Fax: (00244) 222.390369
Email: and
Complete Name:Republic of Angola
Native Name:Angola
Cities: Benguela, Caála, Cabinda (Tchiowa), Camacupa, Caxito, Dundo, Gabela, Huambo (Nova Lisboa), Kuito (Cuito), Lobito.