2013's First Ambassador's Book Club
The Ambassador’s Book Club was back in full swing on April 24th in Maseru. Chargé Carl Fox headed a discussion on Anne Tyler’s ‘Digging To America’ with opinionated local book lovers.
Women’s Month Poetry Session
CDA Carl Fox hosted local female poets for a poetry and discussion session, March 27, as part of Int'l. Women's Month. Issues like publishing challenges and why they choose poetry came to the fore.
Women Entrepreneurs Meet With CDA Fox
On International Women's Day (March 8), Chargé Carl Fox hosted a roundtable discussion for some Basotho women entrepreneurs. Challenges and triumphs were discussed.
Local Organizations Receive Grants
Nearly 1 Million Maloti was granted to Basotho community organizations by Chargé Carl B. Fox, February 27th. Recipients are engaged in projects aimed at attaining the goal of an AIDS-free Generation.
IRS Messages for citizens abroad
- On May 23, 2013, the IRS issued a news release to remind U.S. citizens and resident aliens working abroad that they may have a U.S. tax liability and a filing requirement in 2013. For such taxpayers, their form 1040 Individual Tax Return is due by June 17. This information can also be seen on the Travel.state.gov website here.
Consular Office Notice
New summer hours: Visa appointments will be available every second week. Go to the Make an Appointment tab for details.