Citizenship

Eligible Family Dependants for Citizenship by Investment

Eligible Family Dependants for Citizenship by Investment

Citizenship by investment programs are very popular with families. A lot of confusion exists who can be included in family applications. We get a lot of client inquiries asking for eligibility of family dependants applying for Citizenship by investment programs. For example it is not possible to include adult children above 30 years of years and also parents below 55…

UK citizens can apply for Golden visas from 2021

UK citizens can apply for Golden visas from 2021

Golden visa programs, so far until 2020, prevented all EU/EEA nationals, especially UK nationals to apply for residence permits based on investment activity On Jan 1, 2021, The status all UK citizens changed third country nationals losing EU citizen status, as a result of Brexit divorce from the European Union. Brexit also opens up a huge UK market giving big…

St Lucia CIP gets cheaper for families through Corona Bonds

St Lucia CIP gets cheaper for families through Corona Bonds

Corona bonds are national debt issued by St Lucia due to pandemic. The Government of St Lucia introduced a limited time COVID Relief Bond starting at USD 250,000 for families for Citizenship by investment which are available for purchase until Dec 31, 2021 These are a non-interest-bearing government bonds, which means you wont get the interest (goes to government). Put…

New changes to Malta Golden visa makes it cheaper

New changes to Malta Golden visa makes it cheaper

The Maltese government has proposed new changes to Golden visa program, which was previously known as Malta Residency Visa Programme. The New scheme known as Malta permanent residence program (replacing MRVP) will likely launch March 2021 becoming more cheaper and easier to apply. The proposals have been tailored to be more attractive, with the aim of attracting more talent and…

What is the difference between Dominica vs St Lucia CBI programs?

What is the difference between Dominica vs St Lucia CBI programs?

Dominica and St Lucia has become most affordable citizenship by investment programs for one person (single investors) in 2021. These programs are not only become highly competitive but also have become very cheaper for those who seek second passports. Both countries have introduced significant changes to their CIP legislation to attract families and dependants. Though both CBI programs have the…

What is difference with Antigua UWI fund and NDF fund?

What is difference with Antigua UWI fund and NDF fund?

Antigua citizenship by investment program is the most popular CIP for families. Infact of all CBI programs, it is the cheapest for families who decide to apply for Caribbean passport. Antigua CIP program offers two different investment options for families. The first is the NDF fund basically a one time donation families have to pay to get citizenship. The second…

How to certify documents for CBI applications?

How to certify documents for CBI applications?

Presenting the right documents is the key to get faster approvals and avoid delays with government authorities. All those who chose to apply for citizenship by investment must prepare the initial documents with proper certifications well ahead atleast two months in advance. The documentation process for main applicant and family members is quite cumbersome and takes a lot of time.…

Top secret citizenship by investment programs

Top secret citizenship by investment programs

Privacy is an important human right. It is also perhaps also a very important reason to apply for citizenship by investment programs. Passport investors must value their privacy very seriously in picking on the right CBI program. If you are looking for looking for privacy, discretion and confidentiality, then you should apply for the most privileged passport programs. This is…

St Kitts to expand CBI program in 2021

St Kitts to expand CBI program in 2021

The St Kitts government has announced important proposals expanding the reach of Citizenship by investment in 2021. This was announced in Budget speech 2021 1. Private homes can be sold The Government took the decision to expand the reach of the CBI Programme by providing the opportunity for private homes to be sold under the CBI Programme. This initiative would…

Restricted countries for Vanuatu citizenship by investment

Restricted countries for Vanuatu citizenship by investment

Vanuatu offers one of the exciting possibilities to become a citizen by investment. It is one time opportunity for international investors. The Vanuatu citizenship by investment program has put certain country nationals in restricted blacklist, and therefore cannot apply for the passport. The Vanuatu DSP program is not open for nationals from these 5 countries, unless they have permanent residence…