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Updated Benchmark for Dominica Citizenship by Investment

On 30th November 2016, Mr. Rayburn Blackmoore, the Minister for Citizenship of Dominica made few appreciatable changes in the Commonwealth of Dominica Citizenship by Investment Regulations 2014 which are referred to as “The Principal Regulations”. From 1st December 2016 and onwards these changes will be applicable in the Regulations. Dependent children age is increased from [...]

By |December 5th, 2016|Articles, Blog|0 Comments

Antigua & Barbuda Parliament passes CIP amendment

Parliament adopted and passed the Antigua & Barbuda Citizenship by Investment (Amendment) (No.2) Act, 2016 on Thursday, without much debate. The Act gives the minister responsible for the Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU), Prime Minister Gaston Browne the power to reject citizenship under the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) without recourse. According to Browne, the [...]

By |December 3rd, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

Security Union: Commission proposes a European Travel Information and Authorisation System

"We need to know who is crossing our borders. By November, we will propose an automated system to determine who will be allowed to travel to Europe. This way we will know who is travelling to Europe before they even get here." – President Jean-Claude Juncker, 2016 State of the Union Address The Commission is [...]

By |November 24th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

CTrustGlobal Appointed As Advisor Middle Eastern Issues for Dominica

Dominica Prime Minister on November 4, 2016 appointed Dr. Aly El Dakroury President & CEO of CTrustGlobal Ltd. ( Caribbean Trust Immigration Services) as the legal personal advisor for Middle Eastern Issues. Dr. Aly El Dakroury will provide advice and recommendations on all matters in the Middle Eastern Region, that can enhance investments and related [...]

By |November 13th, 2016|Articles, Blog|0 Comments

Citizenship by Investment Option to Iranian Nationals

The Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU) wishes to advise that Cabinet on Saturday 29th October, 2016, noted the recommendation of the CIU, proposing that applications from Iranians be accepted for citizenship by investment from Iranians who meet the following criteria: Have permanent resident status or other long term visa in Canada, the United Kingdom and [...]

By |November 8th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

Apply for eTA through the Government of Canada Website Within Minutes

The Government of Canada's official website to apply for an eTA. It only costs $7 CAD. Most eTA applications are approved within minutes of applying. New entry requirement now in effect: visa-exempt foreign nationals who fly to or transit through Canada need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Exceptions include U.S. citizens and travellers with a [...]

By |November 5th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

End of leniency period for Electronic Travel Authorization For Canada

The Government of Canada is reminding travellers to get the appropriate travel documents before booking a flight to Canada. Starting November 10, 2016, visa-exempt travellers (except United States [U.S.] citizens) will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to board their flight to Canada. Canadian citizens, including dual citizens, will need a valid Canadian passport to [...]

By |November 5th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

Prime Minister Browne Meets with Crown Prince of UAE

The Honourable Gaston Browne, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, who is currently visiting the UAE to attend the first economic forum of Antigua and Barbuda in Dubai, was received by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, at Qasr [...]

By |October 11th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

Govt/Businesses Close at 1:00 p.m. Due to Tropical Storm Matthew

Businesses in Dominica and St Lucia have been ordered shut this afternoon, as Tropical Storm Matthew approaches the Windward Islands. Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit today ordered the closure of all government offices and private businesses from 1:00 p.m. today until tomorrow, after a tropical storm warning was issued for the island. Dominica has been [...]

By |September 28th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

SILVER BEACH RESORT & SPA OFFICIALLY SIGNS CBI AGREEMENT WITH DOMINICA GOVERNMENT

Prime Minister of Dominica, the Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit, hands over the signed agreement to CEO of Oriental Developers (Caribbean) Ltd., Mr. Alick Lawrence. Silver Beach Resort and Spa, a 200-room, luxury, five-star resort to be built in Picard, Portsmouth has been officially included as a real estate project in Dominica’s Citizenship by Investment Programme. The [...]

By |September 10th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments