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Entry visas and the Freedom of Travel

Entry visas and the Freedom of Travel

One of the most common reasons to obtain a second citizenship or residence permit is to have the freedom of travel without always applying for entry visas. What is the Freedom of Travel? "Freedom of...

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Residence Permits and the Freedom of Travel

Residence Permits and the Freedom of Travel

Obtaining a second residence status in another country may help you not only to reside abroad but also to travel more comfortable, even without getting the necessary entry visas. What is a residence...

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Freedom of Travel through a second passport and citizenship

Freedom of Travel through a second passport and citizenship

Clients from developing countries who do not want to apply for different entry visas prefer to obtain second citizenships and passports. The various citizenship by investment programmes guarantee the ...

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Macau improves the Temporary Residency Scheme

Macau improves the Temporary Residency Scheme

The temporary residency scheme of Macau came under criticism by the Commission Against Corruption. Now, the Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute outlined measures to improve the programme. ...

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IRS to revoke 250,000 passports

IRS to revoke 250,000 passports

The US' tax authority, the IRS started to revoke citizenship and residency rights of at least a quarter of a million individuals, according to Dickinson Wright. The "Fixing America's Surface Transpor...

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Cyprus residency for British expats after Brexit

Cyprus residency for British expats after Brexit

The situation of British citizens living in the EU is doubtful. Cyprus now decided to grant permanent residency rights for Briton expats, who have been living there for five years. According to the ...

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Japanese passport became the strongest travel document

Japanese passport became the strongest travel document

The Japanese passport became the most influential travel document and had overtaken Singapore. After obtaining the right for Japanese citizens to enter in Myanmar during the first days of October, t...

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Moldova introduces its citizenship by investment programme in November

Moldova introduces its citizenship by investment programme in November

Moldova is the fourth European country to introduce citizenship by investment programme, after Cyprus, Malta and Turkey. There are several other jurisdictions with the different residency by investmen...

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Visa-free entry in Russia with Dominica passport

Visa-free entry in Russia with Dominica passport

Previously, during summer, the official Russian News Agency (TASS) reported that Russia endorsed the visa waiver agreement with the Caribbean Commonwealth of Dominica. The citizens of both countries ...

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Anguilla Residency by Investment Programme

Anguilla Residency by Investment Programme

In the past five Caribbean island nations launched citizenship by investment programs, now Anguilla introduced a new residency by investment scheme called "ARBI". The purpose of the programme, accord...

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Qatar offers permanent residence permit for expats

Qatar offers permanent residence permit for expats

Only a limited number of foreigners can obtain the permanent residence permit, which is a landmark development among the Gulf countries. Interestingly, Emir Sheikh Tamim Hamad Al Thani allows only one...

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Portugal citizenship through the Golden Visa

Portugal citizenship through the Golden Visa

The Portuguese Golden Visa or residency by investment programme might actually lead to citizenship. The residents must spend only 35 days in the country, and after five years they might be able to obt...

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Dual citizenship in the Netherlands from 2019

Dual citizenship in the Netherlands from 2019

The Netherlands is one of those rare countries, where dual citizenship is not allowed. Now, the Dutch government is reviewing the nationality law to recognize it's citizens to obtain dual citizenship ...

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Wealthy and older SA citizen men are buying second citizenships

Wealthy and older SA citizen men are buying second citizenships

According to the South African BusinessInsider, the number of applicants for second citizenships through investment increased by 229% during one year. The trend continued during the first half of 2018...

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Discus Holdings in the news! - Turkey cut citizenship investment to 250,000 USD

Discus Holdings in the news! - Turkey cut citizenship investment to 250,000 USD

László Kiss, the head of Discus Holdings, the leading investment immigration firm in Central and Eastern Europe explained to imidaily.com the significant changes of the Turkish citizenship by investme...

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