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Industry News 'St Kitts and Nevis CBI Programme is Swift and Secure'

Industry News 'St Kitts and Nevis CBI Programme is Swift and Secure'

St Kitts and Nevis: The dual-island nation of St Kitts and Nevis is widely known in the investor migration industry as the birthplace of citizenship by investment. The St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme was the first programme of its kind, having been established way back in 1984. Now, some 36 years after its implementation, St Kitts and Nevis’ Programme boasts a...

Industry News 'Antigua’s Passport May Be An Investor’s Ticket To Paradise'

Industry News 'Antigua’s Passport May Be An Investor’s Ticket To Paradise'

Antigua and Barbuda is an independent Caribbean state and a member of the British Commonwealth. The country with its lush tropical islands and 365 beaches of clean turquoise waters, is called an inviting paradise where summer vacation never ends. It is no surprise that the main contributor to gross domestic product in the country is tourism which generates around 60 percent of the island’s...

Industry News 'How To Buy A Second Passport—World’s 8 Best Citizenship Through Investment Programs'

Industry News 'How To Buy A Second Passport—World’s 8 Best Citizenship Through Investment Programs'

The term “economic citizenship” refers to a passive, one-time investment in a country that leads to citizenship and a second passport.

In the 1990s, several countries offered buy-a-passport programs—officially known as Citizenship Through Investment Programs, or CIPs—that became corrupted and eventually discontinued because citizens carrying those passports were being...

Investing in a second passport during a pandemic

Investing in a second passport during a pandemic

The power of having a strong passport in times of crisis is the ultimate insurance policy. The flexibility of being able to select a safe destination where you can take your family to in times of emergency is priceless.

Covid-19 accelerates urgency of people wanting to retire in secure countries

Covid-19 accelerates urgency of people wanting to retire in secure countries

When Kiran Viswam, an Indian supply chain analyst who has lived in Dubai for 25 years, heard about the emirate's recently announced retirement visa, he knew it was the solution to his long-term financial goals.

“I don’t want to move to another country after retirement and start from scratch,” Mr Viswam, 38, tells The National. “I would rather buy the Dubai retirement visa and...

Industry News 'Dominica to Launch Entrepreneur Visa With 2-Year Path to Citizenship'

Industry News 'Dominica to Launch Entrepreneur Visa With 2-Year Path to Citizenship'

In a press release issued today, Roseau-based Advance Global Partners announces it is partnering with the government of Dominica to implement a new Entrepreneur Visa program under which those who invest from US$50,000 and spend three months a year in the country would qualify for naturalization in two years.

Industry News 'Want To Escape From America? 12 Countries Where You Can Buy Citizenship (And A Second Passport)'

Industry News 'Want To Escape From America? 12 Countries Where You Can Buy Citizenship (And A Second Passport)'

After the 2016 presidential election, so many people were dreaming about moving out of the US that Canada’s immigration website crashed. Now, the idea of becoming an expat is getting hot again. According to a recent YouGov survey, 31% of Americans say they are interested in bolting if their candidate isn’t elected in the upcoming November elections. Tom Hanks and Rita...