Micronesia Shopping, Embassy and Communication

By | May 6, 2022



The official language and lingua franca is English. Micronesian and Polynesian languages ​​are also spoken.

Public Holidays

01/01/2022 New Year

01/11/2022 Kosrae founding day

01/18/2022 Lelu Memorial Day

03/01/2022 Yap day

03/31/2022 Day of Micronesian Culture and Tradition

04/15/2022 Good Friday

05/10/2022 Constitution Day

06/01/2022 Arbor Day

06/06/2022 Malem Remembrance Day

07/20/2022 Utwe Memorial Day

08.09.2022 Kosrae Liberation Day

09/11/2022 * Liberation Day (Pohnpei)

09/23/2022 Chuuk Independence Day

10/01/2022 Constitution Day of Chuuk

10/24/2022 United Nations Day

03.11.2022 Independence Day

11/08/2022 * Constitution Day (Pohnpei)

11/11/2022 Foreign War Veterans Day

11/24/2022 Thanksgiving day

12/24/2022 Founding Day/National Holiday 1979

12/25/2022 Christmas

Source: Top-mba-universities.com

[*] Holidays are observed only on the islands indicated.

Duty free shopping


The following items may be brought into the Federated States of Micronesia duty-free: items for personal use during travel; Gifts up to a value of US$200. The Immigration Service (Division of Immigration & labor, Department of Justice, FSM National Government, PO Box PS-157, Palikir, Pohnpei FSM 96941. Tel.: 320 58 44 or 2605).

Prohibited Exports

The export of coral, tortoiseshell and other natural treasures is prohibited. More information is available from Countryaah.com.

Contact addresses

Embassy of the Federated States of Micronesia

(Also responsible for Germany, Austria and Switzerland.)

1725 North Street NW
Washington DC
United States
+1 (202)223 43 83.

Mon-Fri 09.00-17.00.



International direct dialing. According to Abbreviationfinder.org, the national telephone company is called FSM Telecommunications Corporation (Internet: www.telecom.fm or www.fm/).

Mobile phone

GSM 900. Network operator is FSM Telecommunications Corporation (Internet: www.telecom.fm or www.fm/ or http://cell.fm/).


Main provider: FSM Telecom (Internet: http://www.fm/).

Post office

Post offices are located in Kolonia (Pohnpei), Moen (Chuuk), Lelu (Kosrae) and Colonia (Yap). Post office opening hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm.

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