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July 1, 2019

July’s Visa Free Digest

A comprehensive analysis of last month’s changes to visa-free travel across the globe. EUROPE Named relevant territories: Albania, Netherlands, Germany, Kosovo, Belarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, United Arab Emirates, Russia, Maldives CARIBBEAN  Named relevant territories: Guyana, Ghana, Dominican Republic, Morocco, Jamaica, St Vincent and the Grenadines, United States, Antigua and Barbuda, Russia AMERICAS Named relevant territories: Poland, United States, Australia, Canada, Japan, […]
June 27, 2019

CBI Accounts for 20% of St Kitts and Nevis’ Economy

Foreign Minister Mark Brantley and FACT due diligence expert Kieron Sharp talk to CS Global Partners about CBI proceeds and due diligence in St Kitts and Nevis. The Foreign Minister of St Kitts and Nevis, Mark Brantley, explained to CS Global Partners how important the CBI Programme is to the country, while the CEO of FACT, a due diligence firm […]
June 7, 2019

Statelessness: The Story of President Saakashvili And Another 12 Million People

Last week, newly elected president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, restored Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili’s Ukrainian citizenship, who had been stateless for two years. How did this happen? Mikheil Saakashvili is the former president of Georgia of ten years and was later appointed governor of Odessa, a south-coast region in Ukraine. Having led the “Rose Revolution” in 2003 against Eduard Shevardnadze, […]
June 3, 2019

June’s Visa Free Digest

A comprehensive analysis of last month’s changes to visa-free travel across the globe. EUROPE Named relevant territories: Chile, Armenia, China, Russia, Suriname, Vietnam, Costa Rica, Japan, Ukraine, Mexico, Netherlands, Albania CARIBBEAN  Named relevant territories: St Kitts and Nevis, Albania, Dominica, Ukraine AMERICAS Named relevant territories: United States, Argentina, Cayman Islands, Georgia, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Malaysia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, […]
May 24, 2019

BREAKING: Theresa May To Resign – What’s Next for UK Politics, Citizens and Businesses?

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced she will step down as leader of the ruling Conservative Party on June 7th or until a successor is chosen. The announcement was made on Friday morning at a press conference at 10 Downing Street, the Prime Minister’s Office. On Thursday, UK residents cast their vote in the European Parliament elections, as Brexit was […]
May 23, 2019

What is Citizenship?

The concept of citizenship is one that has been around for several centuries, yet the term has evolved over time to represent something more than it once did. On the other hand, citizenship is not singular. It spans countries, cultures and even time. As it evolves over time, various kinds of citizenship have been redefined. While citizenship remains the legal […]
May 15, 2019

Dominica Signs Visa-Free Travel Agreement with Ukraine

Less than a month after establishing diplomatic relations with Ukraine, the Commonwealth of Dominica has signed a Visa Waiver Agreement with the European nation. Under the Agreement, citizens of both nations can travel visa-free to the other country for up to 90 days within any 180-day period. The Acting High Commissioner of Dominica, Janet Charles, and the Ambassador of Ukraine […]
May 14, 2019

St Kitts and Nevis and Albania Agree on Visa Waiver

Today, Monday 14 May, the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis further solidified its reputation as one of the Caribbean’s most diplomatically active nations. In a ceremony hosted at the Albanian Embassy in London, HE Dr Kevin Isaac, St Kitts and Nevis’ High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, signed a visa-free travel agreement with HE Mr Qirjako Qirko, Ambassador Extraordinary […]