Tag Archives: Citizenship by Investment

Wealthy U.S. citizens rush to get Saint Kitts and Nevis citizenship

21 Nov
Saint Kitts and Nevis citizenship

As St. Kitts & Nevis imposes no income, wealth, estate and capital gains taxes, It is seeing record numbers of wealthy applicants for its citizenship. CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA, UNITED STATES, November 21, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — The number of Americans who gave up their citizenship in 2020 hit record numbers, increasing a whopping 260% on 2019, […]

Citizenship by Investment Funded Second Cruise Pier at Port Zante Ready to Welcome Visitors Next Month

15 Sep
Citizenship by Investment Funded Second Cruise Pier at Port Zante

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The construction of the second cruise pier at Port Zante in St Kitts is now complete and ready for operation. The multi-million-dollar project was financed via various local and international sources, of which US$5 million came from the country’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme.  According to Tuffida Stewart, the Acting Chief Executive Officer of the St Christopher Air […]

Global Demand in Regions Like the Middle East Leads St Kitts and Nevis to Extend Citizenship by Investment Programme Limited Time Offer

15 Feb
Citizenship by Investment Programme Honeymoon Beach, St. John, USVI

LONDON, Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — After unprecedented demand, the Cabinet of the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis has approved the extension of a limited time offer under its Citizenship by Investment Programme. The limited time offer launched last year and was initially anticipated to last only six months. Now, due to popularity, it has been extended. The Programme, […]

Dominica Prioritises Building Its First International Airport This Year, Funded by Citizenship by Investment

24 Aug
Dominica

LONDON, Aug. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The government of the Commonwealth of Dominica announced last week that it has approved the 213 properties it needs to acquire in order to build the island’s first international airport. The government had been saving US$5 million every month over the past few years from the Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme specifically for the construction of the […]

Dominica Marks 27 Years of Citizenship by Investment: “The Integrity of the Programme Is Paramount at All Times”

14 May
Citizenship by Investment

LONDON, May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Commonwealth of Dominica stands as the best country to get Citizenship by Investment (CBI) from, according to an independent study published by a Financial Times magazine. Established in 1993, Dominica’s CBI Programme has won foreign investors’ trust over 27 years. It relies on its long experience, leading with timely application processing, strong due diligence, stability […]

The Sustainable Growth Fund for Investors Seeking Second Citizenship Shows Promising Results

12 Aug
Second Citizenship for Sunset in St. Kitts

LONDON, Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Caribbean islands of St Kitts and Nevis have been attracting foreign investors seeking second citizenship for 35 years in exchange for their contribution. This gave the country considerable funds to develop the islands and sustain a fifth of its GDP. During a recent radio interview, the Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis announced that the Federal Government […]

7% of St Kitts and Nevis’ Population Receives a Monthly Stipend from Citizenship by Investment Revenue

19 Jul
St Kitts and Nevis

Basseterre – Harbor and Market from Ship LONDON, July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Under the new Poverty Alleviation Programme, St Kitts and Nevis has been providing 7% of its population with a monthly stipend using funds from its successful Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme. During a recent press conference, Prime Minister Timothy Harris revealed that the programme had already distributed EC$13.6 million (≈US$5 million) […]

Dominica Citizenship by Investment: An Applicant’s Milestones

04 Jul
Dominica

LONDON, July 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The process of obtaining economic citizenship of the Commonwealth of Dominica is straightforward and has been praised for its simplicity and effectiveness in several publications, including Professional Wealth Management’s CBI Index, which evaluates and ranks all of the world’s active citizenship by investment jurisdictions.  Uncomplicated processing, however, should not be confused with a lack […]

EY Highlight Difference Between Citizenship by Investment and Tax Residency

24 Jun
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LONDON, June 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — During an event hosted in St Kitts and Nevis last week, an Ernst & Young (EY) tax specialist reiterated the importance of grasping the difference between citizenship and tax residency – a mistake still commonly made by journalists and lawmakers unfamiliar with the concept of citizenship by investment (CBI). Wade George, Tax Managing Partner […]

“Business as Usual”: Citizenship by Investment Unit Continues Processing Applications for Citizenship Despite Island’s Challenges

27 Sep
Citizenship by Investment

ROSEAU, Commonwealth of Dominica, September 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Owing to the rigorous processes that have been established over years of refinement, the Unit has had minimal disturbance to the processing of applications, and continues to provide the product that has been widely acclaimed as the world’s best citizenship by investment programme. Prime Minister of Dominica, Dr Roosevelt Skerrit, has […]

Armenia commits to significantly boosting foreign direct investments

02 Jun
Armenia commits to significantly boosting foreign direct investments

MONTREAL, June 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Arton Capital has been appointed to study and evaluate Armenia’s potential to develop and market an immigrant investor program, following an invitation from the International Centre for Migration Policy Development. The ICMPD seeks to promote innovative and sustainable migration policies around the world. The initiative comes as a series of […]