Premium EU Citizenship-by-investment Programs: Malta MIIP & Cyprus CIP

Malta MIIP & Cyprus CIP:  Premium EU Citizenship-by-investment Programs Unlike other citizenship programs, European solutions not only offer visa-free travel to an extensive number of countries but also the right to live, work and study in any European country. No wonder these passports are the most sought-after citizenship options. Obtaining a Maltese or Cypriot passport […]

H1-B Visa troubles catapult Indian nationals towards EB-5

(Friday, 13 April 2018) By Mona Shah, Esq. & Hermione M. Krumm, Esq. Recent trends in EB-5 investment have seen huge interest from India, especially among H-1B professionals. This is largely due to the uncertainty surrounding America’s largest guest worker visa, the H-1B. On 6 April 2018, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that […]

Cyprus Citizenship by Investment Program ranked among the “top ten best in the world”

Cyprus Citizenship by Investment Program –  The Fastest Route to EU Citizenship Europe has long established itself as the most sought-after region in terms of high net worth immigration, accounting for over half of the total number of global citizenship applications, with the Caribbean in second place, followed by North America in third. Also noteworthy, […]

Pacesetters: how the Caribbean is creating opportunity out of adversity

Author: Micha Emmett Amid one of the most challenging hurricane seasons the world has ever faced, hurricanes Maria and Irma also created distinct ripples through the citizenship by investment industry, causing many countries to re-evaluate their approach and accordingly adjust to the new needs of their respective communities. The Commonwealth of Dominica, and the Federation […]

City Focus – Mumbai

Mumbai is the capital city of the Indian state Maharashtra. The city is also known as Bombay. It is the second most populous metropolitan area in the country, lying on the Konkan coast. Mumbai is the wealthiest city of India, as it has the highest number of billionaires. It attracts many people from all over […]

Kingdom Plan Elite – Canfields Law

We are Pleased to Introduce the Kingdom Plan Elite   An ELITE plan for ELITE candidates Working with Seed Mentors, specialists in finding UK Start Up Funding, CANFIELDS LAW have established an enviable reputation for success with their innovative original KINGDOM PLAN an attractive route to gaining the ENTREPRENEUR VISA leading to UK CITIZENSHIP. Now the ELITE PLAN takes this one stage further for the right […]

10 reasons for Indian HNIs to consider Residency & Citizenship by Investment

What is Residency and Citizenship by investment? Residency and Citizenship by investment is a program which allows successful businessmen, HNIs and Start Ups to obtain residency or citizenship of a foreign country by make a suitable investment. This program is fast becoming very popular with HNIs all over the world who desire residency in a […]

Greek Real Estate Market Turning Around Thanks to Golden Visa, Growing Economy

Following eight consecutive years of decline, Greek residential real estate prices appear to be bottoming out. The country’s golden visa program can take much of the credit for putting the breaks on. Figures from the Bank of Greece reveal that, by the third quarter of 2017, home prices nationally had fallen by only 0.07% year […]

Despite Dwindling Chinese Interest, Portugal’s Golden Visa Still Europe’s Most Popular

During November last year, 93 main applicants spent €55 million on golden visas in Portugal, show figures from Portugal’s Immigration and Borders Service. This compares favorably with the €48 million invested by 78 applicants during the same period in 2016. The cumulative amount raised through Portugal’s Golden Visa program since inception in 2012 now stands […]

Interview with Mr Philipp Kieber, Interadvice Anstalt

Why should the UHNWI choose Liechtenstein as a location to set up a trust of family office? They should choose Liechtenstein because of its wealth of experience in family services over decades. In the past Liechtenstein was recognized as tax haven because of its bank secrecy and low tax level. The low tax level is […]

St Kitts and Nevis Launches Hurricane Relief Fund, Reducing CBI Fee

The Citizenship by Investment Unit has launched the Hurricane Relief Fund (HRF) Investment Contribution to assist the Government with repairs to public infrastructure and private property damaged during the 2017 Hurricane season. The HRF option will be available for a six (6) months period ending on March 30th 2018. The HRF will assist with Hurricane […]

Alternative Residence Can Ease Financial Exposure Fears

By Dominic Volek, Head Southeast Asia, Henley & Partners Wealthy people place a premium on privacy, and for good reason. If their personal information becomes available to the wrong sources, it can threaten their own safety and security as well as that of their families. This is especially true in developing countries where the regulations […]

Citizenship By Investment Your World Passport

Could you give a brief overview of Chambersfield Economides Kranos, with reference to its core business services? Chambersfield Economides Kranos is an international law firm, with physical presence in more than 9 countries that undertakes a comprehensive range of complex legal disputes and business cases, which fall within the scope of litigation, by providing legal […]

St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme

By Stanley Jacobs, Director of Investment Promotion At St. Kitts Investment Promotion Agency   St. Kitts and Nevis, with a population of 50,000 people is located within the Caribbean archipelago. The twin island nation is known for its natural beauty with sloping mountain sides, warm tropical climate, turquoise water and white sand beaches. More recently, […]

Choosing the Best Programme for You: The CBI Index

By CBI Index Research Team In response to US President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Climate Change Agreement, global political figures, as well as leaders of industry, have responded by increasing their investment in renewable energy. What these figures clearly recognise is that, in our times, investment is about preparing for the future. Like […]

GOLDEN VISA Purchase of real estate in Spain, Belgium, Greece and Cyprus

This increasing trend has also been reflected in the real estate sector, especially in certain areas. Spain is a very attractive country for foreign investments due to an interesting combination of factors such as climate, lifestyle, good infrastructure of airports and trains, among others. The British are still leading the way in the purchase of real […]

BLS Media Ltd – IIUSA Banquet Series in Mumbai

The IIUSA Banquet Series is designed to provide optimal networking and educational opportunities for all attendees. BLS Media Ltd attended the event as Partner Organisation. The panel address the following topics: EB-5 Regional Center Program Reauthorization and Reform: Reviewing the Legislative and Regulatory Issues India EB-5 Market Update: Opportunities and Challenges

Antigua and Barbuda Fast Becoming the CIP Jurisdiction of Choice

In an age of increasing need for mobility, becoming a global citizen has never been more desirable. Despite being a relatively new entrant in the alternative citizenship space, Antigua and Barbuda’s Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) is already proving very popular with investors. Speedy processing and the quality of real estate offerings, give the Programme […]

International Residency & Citizenship By Investment Expo

USA Pavilion is almost sold out! Do Not Miss Out! 2-4 Nov 2017 ANDEC, ABU DHABI The Gulf is home to over 100,000 millionaires, with over 3,000 holding more than $30M in investable assets. According to the study, the UAE topped the list for high net worth individuals (HNWIs) in the GCC with 53,800 Millionaires. Residency & […]