Citizenship

Covid19 created new safe haven investments

Covid19 created new safe haven investments

Where to invest during Covid-19 pandemic? The Coronavirus has created new safe haven investments when it comes to valued investing in safe havens. As waves of coronavirus spreads and people are put in frequent lockdowns, many have thought about citizenship and residence planning abroad, escaping to Covid free countries for a peace of mind. This has led to spike in…

Portugal launches automatic renewal of residence permits

Portugal launches automatic renewal of residence permits

Portugal has announced a new facility for automatic renewal of residence permits online for foreigners and third country nationals already living in Portugal. This automatic renewal service provided by SEF borders authority is not available for the following residence permit holders Study or volunteers Residence permit holders for investment activity (golden visa) Family members of EU citizens Permanent resident permit…

How many citizenships Albert Einstein had?

How many citizenships Albert Einstein had?

Albert Einstein, despite being a well known scientist actually three main citizenships (German, Swiss, American) in life. He was Swiss-American dual citizen when died in 1955. Infact, he remained stateless for five years years, going through some difficult times. Albert Einstein Citizenships Kingdom of Württemberg  German Empire (1879–1896) Stateless (1896–1901) Switzerland (1901–1955) Austria during the Austro-Hungarian Empire (1911–1912) Kingdom of…

Americans are looking at citizenship and residence abroad

Americans are looking at citizenship and residence abroad

As Covid-19, spreads like wildfire across the US, over 90% of countries placing entry bans on Americans from traveling. With the US passport lose its shine and passport power, many americans are forced to think about alternative options in foreign countries. The fear of uncertainties and fear of more lockdown restrictions is forcing more americans to think about the importance…

Understanding CBI fee structure

Understanding CBI fee structure

It is very important you understand the how the total fee is calculated with Citizenship by investment (CBI) schemes, after all you are spending hundreds of thousands of dollars and fee structure should be clear and transparent. First you must know, over 90% of the fee you pay goes to government. There are only two types of fee involved Total…

Cyprus extends Immigration permit deadline

Cyprus extends Immigration permit deadline

The Cyprus Civil Registry and Migration Government has announced the deadline of immigration permit to chinese and other foreign country nationals due to Covid-19 pandemic. All Chinese and other country nationals who are stuck abroad due to arrive by 21/03/2020, may extend their arrival due date until 30/11/2020 without being deprived of their right of permanent residence. This decision applies…

Where to get Golden visa for Government bonds?

Where to get Golden visa for Government bonds?

A number of world countries offer golden visas in exchange for treasury securities or bonds issued by Governments. You just need to know where to look. Buying into Government debt are basically risk free passive investments, a safe bet, especially in the times of Covid-19 there is financial meltdown everywhere, and shockwaves felt in every market. Remember, you get permanent…

Best Citizenships is a Global Brand for Citizenship by Investment

Best Citizenships is a Global Brand for Citizenship by Investment

We are excited to announce that Best Citizenships as a Global brand for Citizenship and Residence planning. The Best Citizenships platform was launched in 2011 assisting HNW clients with Citizenship by Investment (CBI) and Golden Visa (GV) programs. This gives us almost a decade of experience handling HNW families applying for citizenship and residence schemes. Today we are widely recognized…

Hong Kong nationals lead investing in £2m UK visas

Hong Kong nationals lead investing in £2m UK visas

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong nationals are the leading investors in the UK tier1 investor visa scheme, according to new visa data released by Home office. This scheme known as the UK’s golden ticket visa scheme welcomes rich and wealthy requires £2m invested in the UK in exchange for a three year visa. The Tier1 high value investor scheme…