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Important Deadlines

Important Deadlines

We are updating our clients on the important deadlines (last dates) on some of the discounts provided by Governments on Citizenship by investment programs. Please make use of this Covid time opportunity so that you dont miss out on these huge savings. Here are the important deadlines you should know St Kitts and Nevis St Kitts and Nevis Government offers a…

History of Vanuatu Economic Citizenship

History of Vanuatu Economic Citizenship

The History of Vanuatu citizenship by investment goes back to 1990’s when passport for sale schemes from pacific islands became very popular. Pacific island tax havens were among the first countries to enter the passport selling business in the 1980s and 1990s. Vanuatu ran a passport for sale scheme between 1996-1997. The passports were known as convenience passports offered several…

What makes Vanuatu DSP program so special ?

Vanuatu competes heavily with Caribbean citizenship by investment programs making it cheaper for individual investors and families. The Vanuatu DSP program is 4x times faster than Caribbean CIP’s with citizenship approvals issued in just 20 days.

Dual citizenship Allowed for Naturalized Filipinos

Dual citizenship Allowed for Naturalized Filipinos

The Dual Citizenship Law of Philippines allows natural-born Filipinos who have become naturalized citizens of another country to retain or re-acquire their Filipino citizenship. Upon reacquiring Philippine citizenship, the citizens shall enjoy full civil and political rights as Filipinos, subject to certain conditions. The regulations were contained in Republic Act 9225 (RA 9225) and in the Citizenship Retention and Re-acquisition…

What is the difference with Vanuatu Contribution VS Development Support Program

What is the difference with Vanuatu Contribution VS Development Support Program

Vanuatu operates two different citizenship by investment programs. Often this can be very confusing to clients. Both the programs have similar investment requirements. Here we will try to explain important differences between the two programs in best possible ways. While DSP/VCP schemes are 90% similar, the main difference lies in voting rights and number of agents marketing the schemes. Vanuatu…

How Due diligence works for Dominica’s CBI program?

How Due diligence works for Dominica’s CBI program?

Dominica runs the second oldest Citizenship by Investment Programme in the Caribbean region since 1993. Efficient due diligence and background checks is the cornerstone of Dominica’s citizenship by investment program. This rigorous process of evaluating an applicant’s legitimacy to acquire citizenship from a country is the cornerstone of Dominica’s CBI Programme. Admitting only highly qualified applicants not only protects the…

The Risks with Dual Citizenship and CBI programs

The Risks with Dual Citizenship and CBI programs

Too many people either totally ignore or underestimate the dual citizenship rules, when applying for citizenship by investment programs. This topic is least talked about and can lead to lot of problems. For example many people do not even know, because of dual nationality laws, taking up new citizenship in another country, will cause automatically lose their existing citizenship. This…