Malta PM: Applicants Rejected by Other Programs Should “Not Even Bother” Trying Malta IIP

Speaking during the 2018 UGlobal Immigration Convention in Los Angeles this Tuesday, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said investors who have been rejected by other countries should “not even bother” applying for the Malta Individual Investor Programme (MIIP) because it had the strictest due diligence in the world, wanted only the best applicants, and was the

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As Malta IIP Nears Applicant Cap, Extension Looks Assured Amid All-Time-High Support for Muscat

Malta’s citizenship by investment program, the Malta Individual Investor Programme (MIIP), is quickly approaching its 1,800 application cap and will require a parliamentary renewal in order for investor naturalizations to continue. Such renewal appears increasingly certain, as Malta Today has reported that a survey found Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s Labor Party is enjoying all-time-high support.

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Opinion: Much Ado About Dubai – Prime Minister Muscat’s Catch 22

Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s attendance at a citizenship by investment seminar in Dubai just a week after the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia offends the sensibilities of the country’s opposition. It shouldn’t. “Unbelievable. The country is in an unprecedented crisis and our Prime Minister is off to sell passports,” wrote Simon Busuttil, a former

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Tensions High Ahead of Maltese Election but MIIP not in Jeopardy

Simon Busuttil, leader of the Nationalist Party of Malta and a vehement opponent of the Maltese Individual Investor Program (MIIP) when the Labor Party first introduced it in 2013, has clarified his position on the program, saying that while he is in principle against the scheme that he calls “selling passports” he would reform the

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