Archives

Category Archive for: ‘Articles’

Citizens and Residents of Syria Again Eligible to Apply Under the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship Programme.

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, March 12th 2016 – In a panel discussion following the keynote address of Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris at the Investment Immigration Summit MENA (Middle East North Africa) held at the Shangri-La Hotel in Dubai from 8th to 10th March, 2016, Cabinet Secretary Mrs. Josephine Huggins, gave key updates on the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by …

Read More

St. Kitts and Nevis Suspends Citizens and Residents of Syria from Citizenship Programme.

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, November 24th 2015 – The Government of St Kitts and Nevis in its ongoing efforts to recalibrate its Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBI) today announced the immediate suspension of processing of new applications to the Programme from citizens and residents of Syria. Since assuming office in February of 2015, the new Unity Government of St Kitts and …

Read More

Suspension of Iranian and Afghanistan nationals from participating in the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme.

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, July 29th 2013 (CUOPM) – St. Kitts and Nevis Monday announced the suspension of Iranian and Afghanistan nationals from participating in the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme. “I now advise of the Government’s decision to suspend with immediate effect, participation of all Iranian Nationals in our Federation’s Citizenship by Investment Programme. This is regardless …

Read More

St. Kitts and Nevis Issues New Biometric Passports (e-passport).

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, JANUARY 4TH 2012 (CUOPM) – St. Kitts and Nevis begins issuing new E – (Biometric) Passports from January 5th, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security, Labour and Social Security has announced. The Ministry said in a news release that the new passports, with several improved security features, are being introduced as part of government’s ongoing efforts …

Read More

Suspension of Granting of St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship to Iranians living in Iran.

St. Kitts and Nevis suspends Iranians living in Iran from investing in its Economic Citizenship Programme BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, NOVEMBER 30TH 2011 (CUOPM) – St. Kitts and Nevis announced Wednesday afternoon the immediate suspension of its Economic Citizenship Programme to nationals of Iran living in Iran. “Our Economic Citizenship Unit of the Ministry of the Office of the Prime Minister …

Read More

Economic Citizenship Programme.

St. Kitts and Nevis Economic Citizenship Programme (Citizenship-by-Investment) Fidesco Trust Corporation is authorised, since 1997, under the Financial Services (Regulations) Order of the Federation of Saint Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis to carry on unrestricted trust business and citizenship registration services. Foreign individuals may obtain citizenship under sub-section (5) of Section 3 of the Saint Christopher and Nevis Citizenship Act, …

Read More

The Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF).

St. Kitts and Nevis Economic Citizenship Programme (Citizenship-by-Investment) The Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation (SIDF) has been designated a special approved project for the purposes of Citizenship by Investment. Hence, persons making contributions at prescribed levels to this charitable foundation, which was established to address a range of social and economic problems arising from the closure of the sugar industry in …

Read More

Benefits of St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship: Visa Free Travel.

Nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis, may travel to the following European countries for three (3) months (90 days) within a six (6) month period as part of the Short Stay Visa Waiver Agreement with the European Union: Austria (90 days), Belgium (90 days), Bulgaria (90 days), Czech Republic (90 days), Cyprus (90 days), Denmark (90 days), Estonia (90 days), …

Read More

Obtaining a Betting and Gaming Licence.

The process for obtaining a Betting and Gaming Licence in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is completed in three steps. The first step is to apply for a Betting and Gaming Licence. The second step is to incorporate a company in St. Kitts and Nevis (“the Company”). The third step is to meet the final requirements of the …

Read More

Dissolving a Tax Exempt Company.

There are two options for dissolving a tax exempt company in St. Kitts and Nevis. The first option is by allowing for its name to be struck off the register of companies and the second option is by it being summarily wound up. Striking off the name of a company is achieved by not filing its annual return with the …

Read More

Page 1 of 212»