NOTE: This program has been suspended since 2019
The Moldova Citizenship by Investment Programme
PROGRAM TYPE: Citizenship
TOTAL INVESTMENT RAISED: N/A
TOTAL PASSPORTS ISSUED: N/A
OPENING YEAR: 2018
VISA-FREE DESTINATIONS: 121
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The official list of companies and individuals licensed to submit applications to the government under the program.
OFFICIAL WEBSITE: See the official website of the government entity responsible for processing applications to the program.
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“We are obviously disappointed with the decision,” said the concessionaire. “We signed an agreement in good faith.”
Aslam said a CIP would benefit both the country and its people, but took care to emphasize that this was merely his personal opinion, not official policy.
Opposition MPs had also insisted on removing a legal provision that would ensure the concealment of CIP-applicants’ identities.
The government, however, says it will propose a further extension of the moratorium, one that could last until 2021 if approved by parliament.
Decision-Time for Moldova: Canceling CIP Would Cost State Millions Says PM as Moratorium Nears Expiry
Moldova can no longer extend the moratorium on their CIP. By Thursday, Parliament must either resume the program or be in breach of contract.
The Ministry of Interior, together with various public institutions, will spend the next 30 days to craft a report for the government, which will subsequently determine the program’s future.
Turkey surprised many by becoming the world’s most popular CIP. None more so than Grenadians, who are finding their cozy corner of the market contested.
Why is the Turkey CIP the world’s most popular despite its lack of Schengen-access? Why are 98% of Grenada CIP-applicants Chinese? Answer: E2.
Henley & Partners said it looked forward to working with the Moldovan government to “fully re-evaluate and relaunch the citizenship by investment program”.
Canceling Moldova CIP Now Would Mean “€3-4 Million Fine”: Parliament Approves 4-Month Freeze in Dual Reading
Upon expiry of the moratorium, the government will have the right to extend it for another two months.