This is to inform you that from 2nd February 2016, the law and regulations regarding Permanent Residency have been amended and will be in force as from Monday, 08/02/2016. In general terms, the changes are the following:
The subject of economic citizenship is becoming increasingly popular and more and more HNWIs are applying for their second passports in various jurisdictions. Over the last three years a number of the Caribbean countries: Antigua, Grenada, Dominica and St Lucia introduced their citizenship by investment programmes.
Currently Greece offers the cheapest residency by investment programme in Europe. This is not a surprise as the country is trying to attract as much foreign investment as possible. A minimum investment amount of €250,000 in the local real estate market grants the investor a residency in the country.
Many people know or can easily find out that Saint Kitts and Nevis is a dual-island nation situated between the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. It’s known for cloud-shrouded mountains and beaches. Many of its former sugar plantations are now inns or atmospheric ruins. The larger of the 2 islands, Saint Kitts, is dominated by…Details
The real estate market in Cyprus has evolved over the years. Like many other cities in the world Limassol and Paphos have their share of ugly buildings built in the seventies. The good news that there is a new generation of properties, which can compete with the world’s top quality apartments. Built to the high…Details
Cyprus and Greece which are struggling following economic bailouts are looking to attract investors from the UAE. Leptos Group, a property firm investing in Cyprus and Greece for five decades has moved to Dubai to serve the quickly growing demand for investors from the UAE and Gulf region as well, said Marios Pashardis, overseas marketing executive.
Turkey is planning to offer citizenship to Saudi investors, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan said here on Sunday. He was addressing the first consultative meeting of the G20 business sector at the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI).
St Lucia is continuing to consider the possibility of implementing an economic citizenship programme, an idea broached last year. A task force set up last August recently completed a report on the feasibility of setting up what it’s calling a “Global Residence & Citizenship
Up to nine investors based in the Gulf have so far signed up a property development scheme in Miami that offers the chance to earn US citizenship in return for a minimum investment $500,000, with dozens more expected to join in the coming months.
The deadline for passport re-issuance has been extended to March 31, 20015. All active St. Kitts & Nevis passports issued between January 2012, and July 2014, that are missing “Place of Birth” and “Name Change”, must be returned to an applicable passport office or to a Government