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Golden visa Greece for indians, top 10 places to visit

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Greece is often referred to as the seat of Western civilization. These ancient islands have been blessed with the Aegean, the Ionian and the Mediterranean seas and boasts of beautiful sun-drenched landscapes. Enjoy the best of the country with…
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Reasons why Barcelona is the ideal city to set up your startup with a Golden Visa

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Barcelona, Spain’s major Mediterranean port and commercial center is the most active startup city in Spain with an ecosystem that has matured and is continuing to develop. Because of this, it has been ranked as #6 in the Top 100 Emerging Ecosytems…
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Last call for Lisboa: 4 essential things to keep in mind before Golden Visa Portugal changes kick in

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From January 2022, the changes the Portuguese government has made to the Golden Visa Portugal will become effective. There are three ways by which an investor can avail of the Portugal Golden Visa: An investor can make an outright purchase…
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Golden Visa Andorra: Enjoy one of the best healthcare systems of the world

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Andorra is a tiny independent principality located between France and Spain in the Pyrenees mountains. It known mostly for its ski resorts and having a favorable tax regime where there are no wealth, inheritance or capital gains tax. It also…
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Golden Visa Spain: a ticket to a healthier lifestyle

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The Human Development Index (HDI) developed by the United Nations ranks Spain as the 5th best country in the world to live in.  Spain has a coastline along the Atlantic Ocean to the North and the Mediterranean Sea to the southeast that provides…
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How to obtain Portugal citizenship by investment

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For those looking to open a business in Europe, expand their business in Europe, or want to send their children to school in Europe then a second citizenship is the best option for you.  A Portuguese citizenship is now easily available through…
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Buy real estate in Mallorca and live in an eternal holidays

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The crown jewel of Spain’s Balearic Islands, Mallorca, is well-known for its beautiful coastlines, unique architecture and comfortable lifestyle. Every year, millions of tourists visit the crystal clear waters and amazing cuisine in the islands…
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The World's Healthiest Cities. Start a healthier life with a Golden Visa of your choice

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Many countries in the world offer the possibility to foreign entrepreneurs to obtain a residency permit through the Golden Visa program. This program grants the applicant and his family the opportunity to live, work and study in the country…
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Spain opens borders next June 7

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Countries like Spain that rely on the tourism sector had experienced the negative impact of the pandemic during the past year, and the release of the COVID-19 vaccines has given hopes to the government to welcome, once again, travelers from…
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How to find an investment property for sale in Greece

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The number of foreign entrepreneurs that are eyeing on acquiring an investment property for sale in Greece to turn into their second home or for rental business with positive interest is increasing. Regardless of the pandemic, Greece is on the…
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How to get the European citizenship by investment

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As the situation in many countries around the world become unfavorable for wealthy individuals, a second citizenship is increasingly becoming more attractive.  A European citizenship is the most attractive particularly as some countries have…
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Requirements for obtaining Canadian citizenship by investment

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Canada is the second largest country in the world and boasts of natural beauty and a variety of landscapes and cosmopolitan cities in each of the 11 provinces and territories in Canada. Obtain the Canadian citizenship by investment and enjoy…
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Documents required for Spain Golden Visa application

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Spain Golden Visa is one of the hottest programs in the market that allows foreign investors to acquire a residency permit by purchasing real estate in the country with a value equal to or greater than €500,000. One of the main reasons is…
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Green Light to COVID-19 Travel Certificates. Enjoy this summer with your Golden Visa

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Some weeks ago, the European Commission announced that in order to let tourists enter the EU countries, they will be granting certificates to travellers that have received full vaccination against COVID-19 or, alternatively, have recently received…
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Key advantages of the Canadian investment visa

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Canada is actively looking for entrepreneurs, innovators, and creatives to live and work in Canada, people who can start, manage or buy a business. This is possible with the Canadian Investment Visa. Canada, with its rich natural resources,…
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Moving from India to the UK: the UK Golden Visa

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With a shared history that began with the British colonization of India in the 17th century, the United Kingdom is an excellent choice to live and invest through the UK Citizenship by Investment or the UK Golden Visa.  According to the Global…
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Buy real estate and obtain a new residency: why buying real estate through the Golden Visa makes sense

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The Golden Visa or Residency by Investment Program is a very successful program offered in 14 countries around the world and continues to grow as more countries participate.  One of the ways to get this visa is through buy real estate. The…
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Five reasons why to obtain the Golden Visa Spain

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Spain ranks third in a study on the most popular destinations to move to, only behind Canada and Japan, making the Mediterranean country one of the top choices for foreigners that are looking for a new location to reside, or for business. An…
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Citizenship by investment. Discover in which countries you can get a second passport

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Whether it is to expand business opportunities, or as a plan B for your family, many countries offer the possibility to obtain a second citizenship by investment, along with all the benefits that come with it through an investment fund. In some…
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Easiest countries to obtain citizenship by investment

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There are some countries around the world that offer citizenship by investment.  This means that citizenship can be acquired by investing in the local economy by purchasing real estate, investing in securities, setting up a business, or creating…
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Invest in a second passport with the Portugal Golden Visa

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For those looking to invest in a second passport without giving up your citizenship or for businesses looking to set up European Union operations, a Portuguese passport is now easily available through the Portugal Golden Visa or Portugal Passport…
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Vanuatu citizenship, the fastest second passport program

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The peaceful and beautiful state of Vanuatu in Oceania offers the fastest citizenship through investment. The process only takes between 45 to 60 days, and with an investment of $130,000, which is a great deal for those who are aiming to acquire…
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Golden Visa Greece, low cost european residency

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Greece has been labeled as the new hot investment destination because of its lower cost compared to other countries, and its stable growth in real estate value. Likewise, the Golden Visa Greece has been ranked as the most favourable location…
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Foreign investment to obtain a residency in Europe, why is it a good idea for Indian investors

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India is currently working on creating a partnership with EU countries to expand their business opportunities, as well as to strengthen the economy through foreign relations. The Joint Secretary of the Ministry of External Affairs in India,…
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Guide of investment visa in Portugal, steps to follow

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The investment visa in Portugal, also known as Golden Visa, offers foreign entrepreneurs the opportunity to acquire a residency permit through the investment of a minimum amount on a Portugal real estate, as well as the chance to benefit from…
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How to obtain a Golden Visa by investment in real estate for Indians

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If you are considering buying a property in Spain, this is probably one of the best times to do so and obtain a Golden Visa by investment in real estate. After a few years of economic recovery, the effects of the COVID are starting to be felt…
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If you are a digital nomad, make Greece your home with the Golden Visa Greece

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It's not just a job; it's a lifestyle, a way of maintaining a harmonious balance between work and travel. The pandemic has accelerated the implementation of teleworking and the decentralization of large and small companies, so when it becomes…
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Why you should buy real estate in Barcelona, one of the cities with the best quality of life in the world

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Barcelona, the capital of the autonomous community of Catalonia, offers the best combination of nature and cosmopolitan lifestyle, allowing its residents that buy real estate in Barcelona, to enjoy warm summers in La Mar Bella, hiking the Montjuic…
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India ranks top among the countries which have used most number of Golden Visa UK

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As the pandemic continues to affect everyone’s lives, high net worth individuals (HNIs) from India are opting for the Golden visa UK, which allows holders of this permit to live in the country through investment. Once the applicant has invested…
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Main benefits of the Golden Visa for indians

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The Golden Visa is a residence permit that is obtained by international entrepreneurs through an investment of an specific amount determined by the country one is applying to. This will give the investor and their family the possibility to live,…
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Golden Visa Greece, discover the best islands to live

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The Mediterranean country of Greece is famous for its ideal climate and marvelous landscapes, which is the reason why Greece is the chosen destination for millions of tourists every year. During this pandemic, strategic investors are seeing…
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Covid passport, a vaccination certificate to facilitate tourism in summer with your Golden Visa

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The negative effect of the COVID-19 on the economies of European countries has led the European Commission to look for a solution that will benefit the tourism industry. The EU wants to resume travel in Europe through the implementation of vaccine…
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Portugal Golden Visa for Indians, options of investment

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The Portugal Golden Visa allows international entrepreneurs to widen their opportunities by investing in the huge digital and tech startup that Portugal offers. Furthermore, the country has a low cost of living, and ranks as one of the top safest…
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Golden Visa Spain, favourite European destination among those thinking of moving from the country

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People from different parts of the world are getting interested in moving to the Northern Hemisphere where the weather is soothing, there is better financial stability and the overall lifestyle is wonderful. All of these components are present…
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Discover Europe with a Golden Visa Portugal

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A big number of foreigners are choosing Portugal as their new home is increasing, thanks to obtaining the Golden Visa Portugal. The perfect Mediterranean weather combined with the low cost of living in the country attracts tourists from around…
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Golden visa Germany for Indians, why is a good idea

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Germany is the largest and strongest economy in the European Union, and the fourth largest economy in the world, giving the country the title of the economic powerhouse of Europe. This has become possible because the country offers opportunities…
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Majorican architecture, buy real estate in Mallorca

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Known for its distinguished architecture, turquoise water, and splendid Mediterranean weather, Palma de Mallorca is one of the prime destinations for tourists and expats that decide to live in Spain. According to Statista, the capital and largest…
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Denmark Golden Visa, residence programme

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The small and beautiful country of Denmark, located in Northern Europe is known for its amusing landscapes, which include volcanic islands and infinite beaches, stunning castles, and the unique and colorful facades singular on the streets of…
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Caribbean citizenship by investment, best countries

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The warm weather and fine scenery of the Caribbean make it the perfect place for people that loves summer vibes all year long. Located on the east coast of Central America, different cultures and the tropical climate blend together to create…
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How to apply for permanent residency in Canada?

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The promise of a better life can be achieved in Canada, which ranks the second-best country in the world, behind Germany, for overall sustainability, entrepreneurship, cultural and economic influence, and most importantly, quality of life. These…
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New rules and changes of the Portugal Golden Visa

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New regulations about the Portugal Golden Visa have been implemented recently by the Portuguese government. The changes are about the requirements of real estate and the capital transfers investment. These updates will take effect on 1st January…
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Andorra residency by investment, what I need to know

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Andorra is the best choice for those who seek to live in a safe country with beautiful landscapes and with an advantageous tax system. Yearlong outdoor activities that include road or mountain cycling during the warm weather, and skiing in the…
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Buy real estate in Portugal, the best regions

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International investors that are interested in applying for the Golden Visa Portugal must be aware of the new updates in the program. As announced, the new restrictions of this program will disqualify buy real estate worth €500,000 in cities…
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Get the Greek Golden Visa after Brexit

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Brexit has convinced many UK residents to plan and move to a European country that offers a residency permit and later, citizenship. One of the best options for British citizens is to obtain EU citizenship by investing in Greece, Cyprus, Ireland,…
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Living in Madrid, discover the capital of Spain

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International investors choose to live in Madrid for its excellent quality life. With its perfect weather, and delicious gastronomy, the capital of Spain is undoubtedly one of the best places to live in the country. Many foreigners choose to…
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Best advantages of living in Barcelona

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The combination of sea and mountains, with the prosperous city life of the Mediterranean city of Barcelona renders it the choice destination of many expats, making this community account for 20% of the city’s population. International professionals…
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Living in Spain after Brexit, the 5 best Spanish cities to move to

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UK Nationals are eyeing the opportunity to migrate to one of the best countries in Europe after the UK exits the EU (Brexit). International entrepreneurs see Spain’s potential for financial growth as the main reason to live and work in the…

Live in Barcelona: discover Collserola, nature and freedom in the city

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The contemporary city of Barcelona is the choice of destination for internationals that want to experience one of the best cities in the world combined with wonderful beaches and mountains. Its perfect Mediterranean weather welcomes everyone…

Living in Europe after Brexit

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The exit of the United Kingdom from the EU politically and economically, has left British citizens residing in a European country wondering how it will affect them. According to the official website of the European Union, UK nationals, along…

Golden visa Greece, get a second residence in the country, sale and rent managements

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In just 60 days and for as low as €250,000, the fastest and lowest cost entry to Europe, international investors have the opportunity to obtain EU residence through the Golden Visa Greece. The country is known for its spectacular views and…

The Spanish educational system, one of the benefits of the Golden Visa Spain for Philippines

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The Golden Visa Spain is the best option for international entrepreneurs that are planning to invest in the country to benefit from the country’s potential for financial and lifestyle growth. Aside from having the opportunity to live and work…

Portuguese Golden Visa, changes for international investors

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Portugal is in the process of updating its Golden Visa programs in 2021, as we had announced some months ago. The changes in the requirements of the Portuguese Golden Visa will encourage international investors to target other areas of the country…

Italy Golden Visa, residency for investors in the country

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The Italy Golden Visa is for international investors that are planning to reside and work in the 2nd largest manufacturing economy in Europe, and one of the most important manufacturing centers in the world. Its strategic position, at the crossroads…

Panama Residency for global investors

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The revolutionary changes in the management of the government and economy of Panama has made this Latin American country the choice destination for foreign investors to get the Panama residency. The country is located in the world’s most…

Barcelona ranked eight best city in the world to live and work

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According to the Canadian consultancy firm Resonance, Barcelona is the eight-best city in the world to live and work. The report The World’s best cities 2021 says that Barcelona earns its ranking for its “intoxicating mix of beach, architecture…

Healthcare and educational system, benefits with the Golden Visa Spain

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International direct investment in Spain has a wide range of opportunities for entrepreneurs that are looking forward to investing in a long-time plan while having the chance to live, work and study in the country along with their family members.…

One of the best countries to start a new live: Golden Visa New Zealand

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New Zealand is known to be the most naturally beautiful and safest country in the world; not only it is famous for its stunning national parks and famous hiking trails, but also for being consistently present in the top 10 in terms of protecting…

Portugal Golden Visa: invest in a fund

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The Portugal Golden Visa has topped the Annual Global Retirement Index for 2020 with its affordable lifestyle, high safety rating, and quality professional healthcare. One of the investment funds available for the application of this residency…

Golden Visa Canada: one of the countries with the best quality life

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The Golden Visa Canada allows entrepreneurs to invest in the Top 1 country for Quality Life in 2020 by becoming permanent residents with the opportunity to enjoy the same benefits as Canadians, which includes free public education and universal…

Merry Christmas!

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Orience International team wishes you and your family Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Spanish Golden Visa raised 0.5 billion in first semester 2020

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Spain has been one of the countries most affected by the coronavirus, and one of the consequences has been that Golden Visa investment, specifically in real estate has dropped to half its 2019-level by the end of May 2020. However, it is not…

Buy real estate in Greece: the best neighborhoods to Invest in Athens

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Entrepreneurs are looking forward to investing in Athens, the capital of Mediterranean Greece. Known for its unique and historical architecture within its 2,000 islands, the popular and touristic neighborhoods in its capital are the brokers…

Dubai Golden Visa, UAE Expands 10-year Residency Programme

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The capital of the UAE is home to ever-growing technology that delivers efficiency and security to help enterprises evolve. The launch of the Dubai Golden Visa was to attract international investment to enhance the local economy. This permit…

Main benefits of the Golden Visa for Philippines

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The Golden Visa is the best option for international investors that aim to have a plan B for themselves and their family, with the possibility of top-quality education and low-cost living in exchange for capital investment in a certain country.…

Golden Visa Europe, the most famous and popular programmes

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The Golden Visa Europe is a program where a residency permit is granted to international entrepreneurs that invest in real estate within a EU member country that offers these programs. The main benefit of this residency by investment permit…

Buy real estate in Spain

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If you were planning to buy a beach house on a dreamy Balearic Island or invest to live a more metropolitan life in Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, professionals affirm that the year 2021 is the best year for investors to buy real estate…

All you need to know about the Golden residence Portugal

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The Portugal Golden Visa is for international entrepreneurs that are thinking of investing and widening their opportunities towards Southwestern Europe. With different investment options available for a minimum of €280,000, the Golden residence…

How to get the Golden Visa Spain for Philippines

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The Spanish residency-by-investment-program or the Golden Visa Spain offers and grants the right to legally reside, work, and live in Spain in exchange for an investment in a property (or properties properties) for a minimum of €500,000. Due…

Majority of Spain will get the coronavirus vaccine by next May

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Good news arrives from Spain. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, and Health Minister, Salvador Illa have announced that the majority of the country will receive Pfizer vaccine by next May, ensuring that a very substantial part of the population…

Time-limited reduction on the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship programme

Last July, Timothy Harris, Saint Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister, announced that the government was going to apply a time-limited reduction on the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship programme until 31ST December. So, if you are thinking to get a…

International investment in real estate will increase; new opportunities for Golden Visa Spain

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It is expected that the investment in real estate will increase when travel restrictions run out. Whereas States do not give a tourist visa, international investors cannot travel. However, with a residence visa like the Golden Visa it is possible…

Orience International always by your side

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Despite the current situation caused by the coronavirus, all the members of our team are working to offer you a fully operational, quality and efficient service. All our teams in Spain, Greece and Portugal are active to accompany you during…

Why is the best moment for retirees to invest in Greece? The Government introduces a single tax rate of 7%

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The Greek government is formally inviting foreign pensioners to shift their tax residence to Greece with the introduction of a single tax rate of 7% for their entire income obtained abroad. The aim is to attract pension making the obtention…

Portuguese Golden Visa may change next year

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According to the Agency for Investment Trade Portugal, the Portuguese government is going to carry on the changes on the Golden Visa programme announced in February and postponed due to the coronavirus.  New changes in law will come…

Spain issued more than 35.000 Golden Visa since 2013

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According to the Spanish Government, Spain has issued 35.422 Golden Visa since 2013 earning € 6.500 million. If we take a look on the number of permits granted based on nationality, the Chinese were the first, followed by Indian and Russian.    This…

Golden Visa demand increases during the coronavirus crisis

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Due to the pandemic crisis, countries are not given visa tourist temporarily. This means that international investors cannot travel to other countries. However, the demand of Golden Visas has increased during last months, because residence visa…

EU-wide coordination about measures to restrict the free movement of citizens

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Normally, European citizens have the right to move and reside freely within the EU. However, and due to the coronavirus, all the states adopted measures, some of which have had an impact directly on free movement, to fight against the spread…

Cyprus suspends the Golden Visa programme

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Cyprus’s government has announced the suspension of its Golden Visa programme, which will be put on an end on November 1 indefinitely. This decision comes after an investigation report by Al Jazeera ‘The Cyprus Papers’, which demonstrate…

Bank deposits increase to get the Spanish residence

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According to recent data, the demand to open a bank deposit as a route to get the Spanish Golden Visa, has increased during last months. As the statistics show, due to the travel restrictions imposed by the coronavirus crisis (countries…

Success of the Golden Visa Portugal

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The Portuguese Golden Visa is one of the most popular and famous programmes to get the residence. According to Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF), 107 residence visas were authorized by the Portuguese government on August 2020 and a…

How to get the Spanish residence and travel to the country

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As we told in the last post, due to the pandemic crisis, countries are not given visa tourist temporarily. This means that international investors and all those people who want to travel to another country (as a tourist, to invest or to see…

Spain, ranked the second-best country to live post-crisis

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Due to the coronavirus situation, the preferences of the citizenship have changed. International investors who are looking for a new country to invest, they consider many items before carrying on any investment. According to a recent study,…

Dominica has the world's best citizenship by investment programme

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According to the CBI Index, a rating system designed to measure the performance and appeal of global by investment (CBI) programmes across a diverse range of indicators and published by the Financial Times, Dominica citizenship by investment…

Portugal ranked the third most peaceful country in the world

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According to the 2020 Global Peace Index (GPI), Portugal remains as one of the most peaceful countries around the world and it is placed in the third position behind Iceland and New Zealand, which are the first and the second one. Moreover,…

Many U.S. citizens apply for a European residence: the importance of having a Plan B

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Due to the coronavirus situation, many U.S. citizens have applied for a European residence programme. The majority of them, are familiars of immigrants from Europe who live in the U.S. and now they want to come back to their origin country or…

Portuguese citizenship: no changes for the Jewish community

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An amendment (2015) to the Portuguese ‘Law on Nationality’ allows Sephardi Jews descendants of inquisition-era deportees from Iberian Peninsula to obtain the Portuguese passport/citizenship. However, on May the Socialist Party presented…

Main steps to get the Golden Visa programme

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Golden Visa or residence by investment is a permit which is granted to international investors in exchange for an investment in real estate. The amount it varies depending on the country (Spain €500.000, Portugal €280.000 or Greece €250.000)…

All the advantages of European residence

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If you are an international investor looking for the best country to start your own business, to invest, retire or have an alternative plan, we can help you. Through the European residence or residence by investment you and your family can benefit…

Caribbean citizenship, the importance of having a plan B

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The coronavirus pandemic has shown the importance of having a plan B, this means having an alternative plan during crisis situation or what is the same, having a residence or citizenship in another country. In the next post we are going to talk…

Invest in Greece, a good opportunity for pensioners

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The Greek government has prepared a draft law to attract pensioners, that proposes an income tax rate of 7% for international pensioners who transfer their residence to Greece. The aim is to attract pension and the measure would be applicable…

Orience International presents its new website

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our new brand website. It has been designed with a new look, more functional and user-friendly navigation updated with all the services and programmes (residence and citizenship) we offer. You…

Barcelona named one of the top tech cities of the future

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Barcelona is one of the top tech cities of the future, according to the Tech Cities of the Future 2020/21 ranking by fDi and TNW. This means that the city is one of the most promising prospects for start-ups, tech and innovation investment. More…

Measures and conditions to enter Europe

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Due to the coronavirus crisis, on March, April and May, many countries decided to close their borders, but during the last months many countries have reopened it to revive Europe’s tourism industry starting in June. However, there is a…

Barbados gives a special visa for remote workers in the island

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Located in the Caribbean, Barbados is a paradisiac island of 439m2 and a population of 285.000 (2019). The capital, Bridgetown, contains 1/3 of the country’s population. But, why it is now famous this small island? Last week, prime Minister…

Saint Kitts and Nevis citizenship programme reduces until end 2020

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Timothy Harris, St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister, announced last week that the government is going to apply a time-limited reduction to the citizenship programme, from 3rd July until 31st December. The main difference is that the citizenship…

Chinese, the first applicants for Golden Visa Spain

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Data shows that Chinese have been the first applicants for the Golden Visa Spain during the firsts months of 2020. Overall, they have applied for 65 visas, followed by Russian, who have got 29 Golden Visa Spain and Iranian who have apply for…

Invest in Portugal, real estate demand increases

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Good news arrives from Portugal. The new data shows that the property sales has increased 23% since the country leave the lockdown one month ago. The situation is improving and property agents have noticed an improvement and they are offering…

Dominica builds new infrastructures through citizenship by investment funds

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Dominica is a beautiful island, known as ‘The nature island of the Caribbean’ for its green forests which stretch from shore to shore. Introduced in 1993, the Dominican citizenship by investment programme offers many advantages and it is…
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Golden visa Greece for indians, top 10 places to visit

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Greece is often referred to as the seat of Western civilization. These ancient islands have been blessed with the Aegean, the Ionian and the Mediterranean seas and boasts of beautiful sun-drenched landscapes. Enjoy the best of the country with…
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Reasons why Barcelona is the ideal city to set up your startup with a Golden Visa

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Barcelona, Spain’s major Mediterranean port and commercial center is the most active startup city in Spain with an ecosystem that has matured and is continuing to develop. Because of this, it has been ranked as #6 in the Top 100 Emerging Ecosytems…
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Last call for Lisboa: 4 essential things to keep in mind before Golden Visa Portugal changes kick in

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From January 2022, the changes the Portuguese government has made to the Golden Visa Portugal will become effective. There are three ways by which an investor can avail of the Portugal Golden Visa: An investor can make an outright purchase…
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Golden Visa Andorra: Enjoy one of the best healthcare systems of the world

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Andorra is a tiny independent principality located between France and Spain in the Pyrenees mountains. It known mostly for its ski resorts and having a favorable tax regime where there are no wealth, inheritance or capital gains tax. It also…
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Golden Visa Spain: a ticket to a healthier lifestyle

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The Human Development Index (HDI) developed by the United Nations ranks Spain as the 5th best country in the world to live in.  Spain has a coastline along the Atlantic Ocean to the North and the Mediterranean Sea to the southeast that provides…
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How to obtain Portugal citizenship by investment

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For those looking to open a business in Europe, expand their business in Europe, or want to send their children to school in Europe then a second citizenship is the best option for you.  A Portuguese citizenship is now easily available through…
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Buy real estate in Mallorca and live in an eternal holidays

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The crown jewel of Spain’s Balearic Islands, Mallorca, is well-known for its beautiful coastlines, unique architecture and comfortable lifestyle. Every year, millions of tourists visit the crystal clear waters and amazing cuisine in the islands…
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The World's Healthiest Cities. Start a healthier life with a Golden Visa of your choice

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Many countries in the world offer the possibility to foreign entrepreneurs to obtain a residency permit through the Golden Visa program. This program grants the applicant and his family the opportunity to live, work and study in the country…
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Spain opens borders next June 7

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Countries like Spain that rely on the tourism sector had experienced the negative impact of the pandemic during the past year, and the release of the COVID-19 vaccines has given hopes to the government to welcome, once again, travelers from…
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How to find an investment property for sale in Greece

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The number of foreign entrepreneurs that are eyeing on acquiring an investment property for sale in Greece to turn into their second home or for rental business with positive interest is increasing. Regardless of the pandemic, Greece is on the…
European citizenship by investment

How to get the European citizenship by investment

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As the situation in many countries around the world become unfavorable for wealthy individuals, a second citizenship is increasingly becoming more attractive.  A European citizenship is the most attractive particularly as some countries have…
canadian citizenship by investment

Requirements for obtaining Canadian citizenship by investment

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Canada is the second largest country in the world and boasts of natural beauty and a variety of landscapes and cosmopolitan cities in each of the 11 provinces and territories in Canada. Obtain the Canadian citizenship by investment and enjoy…
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Documents required for Spain Golden Visa application

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Spain Golden Visa is one of the hottest programs in the market that allows foreign investors to acquire a residency permit by purchasing real estate in the country with a value equal to or greater than €500,000. One of the main reasons is…
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Green Light to COVID-19 Travel Certificates. Enjoy this summer with your Golden Visa

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Some weeks ago, the European Commission announced that in order to let tourists enter the EU countries, they will be granting certificates to travellers that have received full vaccination against COVID-19 or, alternatively, have recently received…
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Key advantages of the Canadian investment visa

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Canada is actively looking for entrepreneurs, innovators, and creatives to live and work in Canada, people who can start, manage or buy a business. This is possible with the Canadian Investment Visa. Canada, with its rich natural resources,…
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Moving from India to the UK: the UK Golden Visa

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With a shared history that began with the British colonization of India in the 17th century, the United Kingdom is an excellent choice to live and invest through the UK Citizenship by Investment or the UK Golden Visa.  According to the Global…
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Buy real estate and obtain a new residency: why buying real estate through the Golden Visa makes sense

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The Golden Visa or Residency by Investment Program is a very successful program offered in 14 countries around the world and continues to grow as more countries participate.  One of the ways to get this visa is through buy real estate. The…
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Five reasons why to obtain the Golden Visa Spain

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Spain ranks third in a study on the most popular destinations to move to, only behind Canada and Japan, making the Mediterranean country one of the top choices for foreigners that are looking for a new location to reside, or for business. An…
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Citizenship by investment. Discover in which countries you can get a second passport

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Whether it is to expand business opportunities, or as a plan B for your family, many countries offer the possibility to obtain a second citizenship by investment, along with all the benefits that come with it through an investment fund. In some…
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Easiest countries to obtain citizenship by investment

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There are some countries around the world that offer citizenship by investment.  This means that citizenship can be acquired by investing in the local economy by purchasing real estate, investing in securities, setting up a business, or creating…
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Invest in a second passport with the Portugal Golden Visa

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For those looking to invest in a second passport without giving up your citizenship or for businesses looking to set up European Union operations, a Portuguese passport is now easily available through the Portugal Golden Visa or Portugal Passport…
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Vanuatu citizenship, the fastest second passport program

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The peaceful and beautiful state of Vanuatu in Oceania offers the fastest citizenship through investment. The process only takes between 45 to 60 days, and with an investment of $130,000, which is a great deal for those who are aiming to acquire…
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Golden Visa Greece, low cost european residency

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Greece has been labeled as the new hot investment destination because of its lower cost compared to other countries, and its stable growth in real estate value. Likewise, the Golden Visa Greece has been ranked as the most favourable location…
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Foreign investment to obtain a residency in Europe, why is it a good idea for Indian investors

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India is currently working on creating a partnership with EU countries to expand their business opportunities, as well as to strengthen the economy through foreign relations. The Joint Secretary of the Ministry of External Affairs in India,…
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Guide of investment visa in Portugal, steps to follow

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The investment visa in Portugal, also known as Golden Visa, offers foreign entrepreneurs the opportunity to acquire a residency permit through the investment of a minimum amount on a Portugal real estate, as well as the chance to benefit from…
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How to obtain a Golden Visa by investment in real estate for Indians

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If you are considering buying a property in Spain, this is probably one of the best times to do so and obtain a Golden Visa by investment in real estate. After a few years of economic recovery, the effects of the COVID are starting to be felt…
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If you are a digital nomad, make Greece your home with the Golden Visa Greece

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It's not just a job; it's a lifestyle, a way of maintaining a harmonious balance between work and travel. The pandemic has accelerated the implementation of teleworking and the decentralization of large and small companies, so when it becomes…
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Why you should buy real estate in Barcelona, one of the cities with the best quality of life in the world

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Barcelona, the capital of the autonomous community of Catalonia, offers the best combination of nature and cosmopolitan lifestyle, allowing its residents that buy real estate in Barcelona, to enjoy warm summers in La Mar Bella, hiking the Montjuic…
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India ranks top among the countries which have used most number of Golden Visa UK

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As the pandemic continues to affect everyone’s lives, high net worth individuals (HNIs) from India are opting for the Golden visa UK, which allows holders of this permit to live in the country through investment. Once the applicant has invested…
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Main benefits of the Golden Visa for indians

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The Golden Visa is a residence permit that is obtained by international entrepreneurs through an investment of an specific amount determined by the country one is applying to. This will give the investor and their family the possibility to live,…
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Golden Visa Greece, discover the best islands to live

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The Mediterranean country of Greece is famous for its ideal climate and marvelous landscapes, which is the reason why Greece is the chosen destination for millions of tourists every year. During this pandemic, strategic investors are seeing…
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Covid passport, a vaccination certificate to facilitate tourism in summer with your Golden Visa

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The negative effect of the COVID-19 on the economies of European countries has led the European Commission to look for a solution that will benefit the tourism industry. The EU wants to resume travel in Europe through the implementation of vaccine…
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Portugal Golden Visa for Indians, options of investment

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The Portugal Golden Visa allows international entrepreneurs to widen their opportunities by investing in the huge digital and tech startup that Portugal offers. Furthermore, the country has a low cost of living, and ranks as one of the top safest…
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Golden Visa Spain, favourite European destination among those thinking of moving from the country

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People from different parts of the world are getting interested in moving to the Northern Hemisphere where the weather is soothing, there is better financial stability and the overall lifestyle is wonderful. All of these components are present…
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Discover Europe with a Golden Visa Portugal

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A big number of foreigners are choosing Portugal as their new home is increasing, thanks to obtaining the Golden Visa Portugal. The perfect Mediterranean weather combined with the low cost of living in the country attracts tourists from around…
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Golden visa Germany for Indians, why is a good idea

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Germany is the largest and strongest economy in the European Union, and the fourth largest economy in the world, giving the country the title of the economic powerhouse of Europe. This has become possible because the country offers opportunities…
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Majorican architecture, buy real estate in Mallorca

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Known for its distinguished architecture, turquoise water, and splendid Mediterranean weather, Palma de Mallorca is one of the prime destinations for tourists and expats that decide to live in Spain. According to Statista, the capital and largest…
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Denmark Golden Visa, residence programme

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The small and beautiful country of Denmark, located in Northern Europe is known for its amusing landscapes, which include volcanic islands and infinite beaches, stunning castles, and the unique and colorful facades singular on the streets of…
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Caribbean citizenship by investment, best countries

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The warm weather and fine scenery of the Caribbean make it the perfect place for people that loves summer vibes all year long. Located on the east coast of Central America, different cultures and the tropical climate blend together to create…
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How to apply for permanent residency in Canada?

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The promise of a better life can be achieved in Canada, which ranks the second-best country in the world, behind Germany, for overall sustainability, entrepreneurship, cultural and economic influence, and most importantly, quality of life. These…
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New rules and changes of the Portugal Golden Visa

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New regulations about the Portugal Golden Visa have been implemented recently by the Portuguese government. The changes are about the requirements of real estate and the capital transfers investment. These updates will take effect on 1st January…
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Andorra residency by investment, what I need to know

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Andorra is the best choice for those who seek to live in a safe country with beautiful landscapes and with an advantageous tax system. Yearlong outdoor activities that include road or mountain cycling during the warm weather, and skiing in the…
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Buy real estate in Portugal, the best regions

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International investors that are interested in applying for the Golden Visa Portugal must be aware of the new updates in the program. As announced, the new restrictions of this program will disqualify buy real estate worth €500,000 in cities…
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Get the Greek Golden Visa after Brexit

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Brexit has convinced many UK residents to plan and move to a European country that offers a residency permit and later, citizenship. One of the best options for British citizens is to obtain EU citizenship by investing in Greece, Cyprus, Ireland,…
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Living in Madrid, discover the capital of Spain

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International investors choose to live in Madrid for its excellent quality life. With its perfect weather, and delicious gastronomy, the capital of Spain is undoubtedly one of the best places to live in the country. Many foreigners choose to…
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Best advantages of living in Barcelona

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The combination of sea and mountains, with the prosperous city life of the Mediterranean city of Barcelona renders it the choice destination of many expats, making this community account for 20% of the city’s population. International professionals…
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Living in Spain after Brexit, the 5 best Spanish cities to move to

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UK Nationals are eyeing the opportunity to migrate to one of the best countries in Europe after the UK exits the EU (Brexit). International entrepreneurs see Spain’s potential for financial growth as the main reason to live and work in the…

Live in Barcelona: discover Collserola, nature and freedom in the city

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The contemporary city of Barcelona is the choice of destination for internationals that want to experience one of the best cities in the world combined with wonderful beaches and mountains. Its perfect Mediterranean weather welcomes everyone…

Living in Europe after Brexit

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The exit of the United Kingdom from the EU politically and economically, has left British citizens residing in a European country wondering how it will affect them. According to the official website of the European Union, UK nationals, along…

Golden visa Greece, get a second residence in the country, sale and rent managements

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In just 60 days and for as low as €250,000, the fastest and lowest cost entry to Europe, international investors have the opportunity to obtain EU residence through the Golden Visa Greece. The country is known for its spectacular views and…

The Spanish educational system, one of the benefits of the Golden Visa Spain for Philippines

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The Golden Visa Spain is the best option for international entrepreneurs that are planning to invest in the country to benefit from the country’s potential for financial and lifestyle growth. Aside from having the opportunity to live and work…

Portuguese Golden Visa, changes for international investors

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Portugal is in the process of updating its Golden Visa programs in 2021, as we had announced some months ago. The changes in the requirements of the Portuguese Golden Visa will encourage international investors to target other areas of the country…

Italy Golden Visa, residency for investors in the country

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The Italy Golden Visa is for international investors that are planning to reside and work in the 2nd largest manufacturing economy in Europe, and one of the most important manufacturing centers in the world. Its strategic position, at the crossroads…

Panama Residency for global investors

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The revolutionary changes in the management of the government and economy of Panama has made this Latin American country the choice destination for foreign investors to get the Panama residency. The country is located in the world’s most…

Barcelona ranked eight best city in the world to live and work

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According to the Canadian consultancy firm Resonance, Barcelona is the eight-best city in the world to live and work. The report The World’s best cities 2021 says that Barcelona earns its ranking for its “intoxicating mix of beach, architecture…

Healthcare and educational system, benefits with the Golden Visa Spain

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International direct investment in Spain has a wide range of opportunities for entrepreneurs that are looking forward to investing in a long-time plan while having the chance to live, work and study in the country along with their family members.…

One of the best countries to start a new live: Golden Visa New Zealand

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New Zealand is known to be the most naturally beautiful and safest country in the world; not only it is famous for its stunning national parks and famous hiking trails, but also for being consistently present in the top 10 in terms of protecting…

Portugal Golden Visa: invest in a fund

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The Portugal Golden Visa has topped the Annual Global Retirement Index for 2020 with its affordable lifestyle, high safety rating, and quality professional healthcare. One of the investment funds available for the application of this residency…

Golden Visa Canada: one of the countries with the best quality life

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The Golden Visa Canada allows entrepreneurs to invest in the Top 1 country for Quality Life in 2020 by becoming permanent residents with the opportunity to enjoy the same benefits as Canadians, which includes free public education and universal…

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Orience International team wishes you and your family Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Spanish Golden Visa raised 0.5 billion in first semester 2020

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Spain has been one of the countries most affected by the coronavirus, and one of the consequences has been that Golden Visa investment, specifically in real estate has dropped to half its 2019-level by the end of May 2020. However, it is not…

Buy real estate in Greece: the best neighborhoods to Invest in Athens

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Entrepreneurs are looking forward to investing in Athens, the capital of Mediterranean Greece. Known for its unique and historical architecture within its 2,000 islands, the popular and touristic neighborhoods in its capital are the brokers…

Dubai Golden Visa, UAE Expands 10-year Residency Programme

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The capital of the UAE is home to ever-growing technology that delivers efficiency and security to help enterprises evolve. The launch of the Dubai Golden Visa was to attract international investment to enhance the local economy. This permit…

Main benefits of the Golden Visa for Philippines

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The Golden Visa is the best option for international investors that aim to have a plan B for themselves and their family, with the possibility of top-quality education and low-cost living in exchange for capital investment in a certain country.…

Golden Visa Europe, the most famous and popular programmes

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The Golden Visa Europe is a program where a residency permit is granted to international entrepreneurs that invest in real estate within a EU member country that offers these programs. The main benefit of this residency by investment permit…

Buy real estate in Spain

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If you were planning to buy a beach house on a dreamy Balearic Island or invest to live a more metropolitan life in Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, professionals affirm that the year 2021 is the best year for investors to buy real estate…

All you need to know about the Golden residence Portugal

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The Portugal Golden Visa is for international entrepreneurs that are thinking of investing and widening their opportunities towards Southwestern Europe. With different investment options available for a minimum of €280,000, the Golden residence…

How to get the Golden Visa Spain for Philippines

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The Spanish residency-by-investment-program or the Golden Visa Spain offers and grants the right to legally reside, work, and live in Spain in exchange for an investment in a property (or properties properties) for a minimum of €500,000. Due…

Majority of Spain will get the coronavirus vaccine by next May

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Good news arrives from Spain. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez, and Health Minister, Salvador Illa have announced that the majority of the country will receive Pfizer vaccine by next May, ensuring that a very substantial part of the population…

Time-limited reduction on the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship programme

Last July, Timothy Harris, Saint Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister, announced that the government was going to apply a time-limited reduction on the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship programme until 31ST December. So, if you are thinking to get a…

International investment in real estate will increase; new opportunities for Golden Visa Spain

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It is expected that the investment in real estate will increase when travel restrictions run out. Whereas States do not give a tourist visa, international investors cannot travel. However, with a residence visa like the Golden Visa it is possible…

Orience International always by your side

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Despite the current situation caused by the coronavirus, all the members of our team are working to offer you a fully operational, quality and efficient service. All our teams in Spain, Greece and Portugal are active to accompany you during…

Why is the best moment for retirees to invest in Greece? The Government introduces a single tax rate of 7%

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The Greek government is formally inviting foreign pensioners to shift their tax residence to Greece with the introduction of a single tax rate of 7% for their entire income obtained abroad. The aim is to attract pension making the obtention…

Portuguese Golden Visa may change next year

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According to the Agency for Investment Trade Portugal, the Portuguese government is going to carry on the changes on the Golden Visa programme announced in February and postponed due to the coronavirus.  New changes in law will come…

Spain issued more than 35.000 Golden Visa since 2013

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According to the Spanish Government, Spain has issued 35.422 Golden Visa since 2013 earning € 6.500 million. If we take a look on the number of permits granted based on nationality, the Chinese were the first, followed by Indian and Russian.    This…

Golden Visa demand increases during the coronavirus crisis

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Due to the pandemic crisis, countries are not given visa tourist temporarily. This means that international investors cannot travel to other countries. However, the demand of Golden Visas has increased during last months, because residence visa…

EU-wide coordination about measures to restrict the free movement of citizens

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Normally, European citizens have the right to move and reside freely within the EU. However, and due to the coronavirus, all the states adopted measures, some of which have had an impact directly on free movement, to fight against the spread…

Cyprus suspends the Golden Visa programme

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Cyprus’s government has announced the suspension of its Golden Visa programme, which will be put on an end on November 1 indefinitely. This decision comes after an investigation report by Al Jazeera ‘The Cyprus Papers’, which demonstrate…

Bank deposits increase to get the Spanish residence

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According to recent data, the demand to open a bank deposit as a route to get the Spanish Golden Visa, has increased during last months. As the statistics show, due to the travel restrictions imposed by the coronavirus crisis (countries…

Success of the Golden Visa Portugal

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The Portuguese Golden Visa is one of the most popular and famous programmes to get the residence. According to Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF), 107 residence visas were authorized by the Portuguese government on August 2020 and a…

How to get the Spanish residence and travel to the country

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As we told in the last post, due to the pandemic crisis, countries are not given visa tourist temporarily. This means that international investors and all those people who want to travel to another country (as a tourist, to invest or to see…

Spain, ranked the second-best country to live post-crisis

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Due to the coronavirus situation, the preferences of the citizenship have changed. International investors who are looking for a new country to invest, they consider many items before carrying on any investment. According to a recent study,…

Dominica has the world's best citizenship by investment programme

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According to the CBI Index, a rating system designed to measure the performance and appeal of global by investment (CBI) programmes across a diverse range of indicators and published by the Financial Times, Dominica citizenship by investment…

Portugal ranked the third most peaceful country in the world

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According to the 2020 Global Peace Index (GPI), Portugal remains as one of the most peaceful countries around the world and it is placed in the third position behind Iceland and New Zealand, which are the first and the second one. Moreover,…

Many U.S. citizens apply for a European residence: the importance of having a Plan B

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Due to the coronavirus situation, many U.S. citizens have applied for a European residence programme. The majority of them, are familiars of immigrants from Europe who live in the U.S. and now they want to come back to their origin country or…

Portuguese citizenship: no changes for the Jewish community

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An amendment (2015) to the Portuguese ‘Law on Nationality’ allows Sephardi Jews descendants of inquisition-era deportees from Iberian Peninsula to obtain the Portuguese passport/citizenship. However, on May the Socialist Party presented…

Main steps to get the Golden Visa programme

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Golden Visa or residence by investment is a permit which is granted to international investors in exchange for an investment in real estate. The amount it varies depending on the country (Spain €500.000, Portugal €280.000 or Greece €250.000)…

All the advantages of European residence

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If you are an international investor looking for the best country to start your own business, to invest, retire or have an alternative plan, we can help you. Through the European residence or residence by investment you and your family can benefit…

Caribbean citizenship, the importance of having a plan B

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The coronavirus pandemic has shown the importance of having a plan B, this means having an alternative plan during crisis situation or what is the same, having a residence or citizenship in another country. In the next post we are going to talk…

Invest in Greece, a good opportunity for pensioners

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The Greek government has prepared a draft law to attract pensioners, that proposes an income tax rate of 7% for international pensioners who transfer their residence to Greece. The aim is to attract pension and the measure would be applicable…

Orience International presents its new website

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our new brand website. It has been designed with a new look, more functional and user-friendly navigation updated with all the services and programmes (residence and citizenship) we offer. You…

Barcelona named one of the top tech cities of the future

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Barcelona is one of the top tech cities of the future, according to the Tech Cities of the Future 2020/21 ranking by fDi and TNW. This means that the city is one of the most promising prospects for start-ups, tech and innovation investment. More…

Measures and conditions to enter Europe

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Due to the coronavirus crisis, on March, April and May, many countries decided to close their borders, but during the last months many countries have reopened it to revive Europe’s tourism industry starting in June. However, there is a…

Barbados gives a special visa for remote workers in the island

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Located in the Caribbean, Barbados is a paradisiac island of 439m2 and a population of 285.000 (2019). The capital, Bridgetown, contains 1/3 of the country’s population. But, why it is now famous this small island? Last week, prime Minister…

Saint Kitts and Nevis citizenship programme reduces until end 2020

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Timothy Harris, St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister, announced last week that the government is going to apply a time-limited reduction to the citizenship programme, from 3rd July until 31st December. The main difference is that the citizenship…

Chinese, the first applicants for Golden Visa Spain

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Data shows that Chinese have been the first applicants for the Golden Visa Spain during the firsts months of 2020. Overall, they have applied for 65 visas, followed by Russian, who have got 29 Golden Visa Spain and Iranian who have apply for…

Invest in Portugal, real estate demand increases

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Good news arrives from Portugal. The new data shows that the property sales has increased 23% since the country leave the lockdown one month ago. The situation is improving and property agents have noticed an improvement and they are offering…

Dominica builds new infrastructures through citizenship by investment funds

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Dominica is a beautiful island, known as ‘The nature island of the Caribbean’ for its green forests which stretch from shore to shore. Introduced in 1993, the Dominican citizenship by investment programme offers many advantages and it is…