Pica corner: Renewing your passport

Pica corner: Renewing your passport
Q I WILL be sending my passport to Jamaica with my sister for renewal as it is now expired. What is the procedure and what documents should I send with her? I currently reside in New York? A Please do not send your passport to Jamaica with your sister.
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US Embassy closure in observance of the Easter holidays
… of the U.S. Embassy's Consular Section via telephone: 242-322-1181. General information on Consular services, including procedures for obtaining or renewing a passport or visa, is available on the U.S. Embassy's website at http://nassau.usembassy.gov.
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Belgian man stateless in Hong Kong after losing citizenship when renewing
Sze Chung Cheung, who has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 2009, was born in Hong Kong to a Belgian mother and a Hong Kong father. The financier's problems began in February when he applied for what he thought was a routine passport renewal.
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