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Lebanese buying second citizenship up 27 % in 2017

Lebanese buying second citizenship up 27 % in 2017

BEIRUT: A Dubai-based company said Monday that the number of Lebanese investors who obtained a second citizenship surged by 27 percent in 2017 compared to 2016.The figures came in a report by Citizenship Invest which is specialized in programs to legally obtain a second nationality.

Demand surges for second passport among UAE expats

Demand surges for second passport among UAE expats

More and more expatriates living in the UAE are looking to buy a second passport as they seek to travel freely and improve tax planning and security. According to Dubai-based Citizenship Invest, there has been a spike in interest in acquiring residency rights from people originating from Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and Palestine.

Saudi HNWIs boost demand for 2nd passport by 70 Percent

Saudi HNWIs boost demand for 2nd passport by 70 Percent

High net worth families and residents in Saudi Arabia contributed to over 70 per cent increase in demand for second European and Caribbean nationality in the final quarter (Q4) of 2017, said an industry expert.

70% increase’ in demand for European, Caribbean nationalities

70% increase’ in demand for European, Caribbean nationalities

Citizenship Invest, a market leader specialized in the fastest citizenship programs to legally obtain a second passport, has said that high net worth families and residents in the Kingdom contributed to over 70 percent increase in demand for second European and Caribbean nationality in Q4 of 2017.

Why is the Cypriot passport desired by wealthy GCC residents?

Why is the Cypriot passport desired by wealthy GCC residents?

Obtaining a European citizenship has been the goal for many immigrants and worldwide investors looking for a second nationality. There are a handful of countries in Europe and worldwide that can grant individuals their citizenship, however, the application process set by the citizenship law of these countries can be very tiresome, lengthy, and often requires people to learn the...

Citizenship Invest: 42% high net worth expats eyeing 2nd nationality

Citizenship Invest: 42% high net worth expats eyeing 2nd nationality

ACCORDING to Citizenship Invest, market leader specialized in the fastest citizenship programs to legally obtain a second passport, high net worth expats living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia contributed a 42 percent increase in overall demand for a second nationality and passport in 2017.

Passport To A Luxury Life: Why Multiple Citizenship Is A Hot Commodity

Passport To A Luxury Life: Why Multiple Citizenship Is A Hot Commodity

More people than ever are seeking second passports, but growing insecurity is rapidly closing doors.  The prospect of hassle-free travel and the opportunity to pay less tax have long encouraged the world’s wealthy to acquire new passports. Some long-term US expats are even choosing to give up American citizenship to avoid double taxation.