On Japanese Citizenship and Naturalization Policies and How They May Change

Hyong-Jin KWON Paris   An estimated 700,000 dual citizens aged more than 22 live in Japan and an even more numerous – but innumerable – group of Japanese dual citizens abroad. Why do we count people older than 22? Because dual citizenship is technically only legal in Japan until the age of 22, at which

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3 Crucial Questions the Vanuatu Citizenship Commission Needs to Answer – Yesterday

Why do you have two programs with different prices? Are the citizenships honorary or not? And who is Jimmy from Hong Kong? Out of all the formal citizenship by investment programs, we have found obtaining accurate and timely information on that of Vanuatu to be the most challenging. This, perhaps, has to do with its

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Basic Dos and Don’ts for Entering the Indian Investment Migration Market – By Prashant Ajmera

India is one of the few emerging economic powerhouses whose HNWIs have yet to appreciate the benefits of residency and citizenship by investment (RCBI). In this article, Indian immigration attorney Prashant Ajmera outlines some of the major do’s and don’ts of Indian investment migration market success.

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Opinion: Citizenship by Investment’s Role in Finally Emancipating Former Colonies

Opinion of the editor Citizenship by investment has granted small, developing countries in the Caribbean and Pacific the means to fund public spending independently, rather than rely on outside aid or loans. That financial autonomy reduces the influence developed countries have in these jurisdictions, which is one of the reasons they seek to restrain such

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Vanuatu and China Close to Visa-Waiver Agreement, Vanuatu PM Tells Media

Prime Minister Charlot Salwai of Vanuatu has told local media that his countrymen will soon be able to visit China without a visa, and vice versa, according to reports in the Daily Post. The PM said citizens of both China and Vanuatu would “soon” be able to visit each others’ countries without arranging a visa

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