How powerful is your Passport?

Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom top the list of "How Powerful is your Passport" among 173 countries involved in the survey.

The bottom of the list poses no surprises with countries like Afghanistan, Pakistan, Lebanon, Libya, Syria, Iran, China, Egypt, Nigeria and other African countries with extremely limited access to no more than 28 to 50 countries!

By obtaining Cyprus Citizenship you and your family can Travel freely to over 151 countries!

To 72 countries without any Visa, including Canada, most of South America, Switzerland, Israel, Japan, Korea and Singapore
Unrestricted travel between all European member states including all advantages of being a European.

More than 70 countries grant entry visa upon arrival.
Can easily obtain visas for the US A, China and Russia through the respective embassies in Cyprus.

Since 2012 the Cyprus Government has launched an incentive - Citizenship by Investing - allowing nationals of Third World Countries to attain European Cyprus citizenship and passport through Investment Schemes in Cyprus.

The main requirements of the “Citizenship by Investing” scheme are:
  • 2.5 million Euro Investment in real estate, land development or infrastructure projects
  • The initial Investment needs to be kept for a minimum period of 3 years. After that you can sell your investment and repatriate all funds including profits!
  • 500,000 Euro plus 5% VAT on a private residence. This house needs to be kept as a Permanent Residency.
The main advantages are:
  • You and your family can travel, work, set up a business and study in any EU Member country.
  • You have equal rights and benefits as any other EU Citizen.
  • The initial Investment can be sold in 3 years and funds plus profits repatriated.
  • Property Prices in Cyprus are the lowest they have been for more than 10 years.
  • Passports will be issued to the investor, their married spouse and dependent children up to age 28.
  • No requirement to physically reside in Cyprus.
  • Applicant does not become a tax resident in Cyprus, unless he/she spends more than 183 days in any one calendar year.
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