Why is Bulgarian passport better than the passport of Malta?

Why you need (EU) Bulgarian Passport? There is a saying in Bulgaria: „In look they will welcome you, but in mind will send you away ”. Ask yourself: how do you want to be welcomed at the “entrance” of each country you visit? What attitude Read More …

Why you haven’t heard of the Bulgarian CIP?

Bulgarian CIP – “The lone warrior” There is currently only one working Golden Passport Program in the EU. Most were suspended due to major corruption scandals (Reference: Cyprus, Malta, etc.). Thus, only the Bulgarian Citizenship by Investments Program remained. And yet you probably haven’t heard Read More …

Why do some agents are trying to convince you that Golden visa is the same as Golden passport?

(or “Superman vs. the Black Widow”) Following the suspension of the Cypriot Citizenship by Investment Program, a new advertising campaign was launched from the island of Aphrodite. Its main goal: to convince the candidates for EU citizenship that the “golden visa” is the same as Read More …

How can you become Bulgarian (EU) citizen for a fraction of the price of a Caribbean passport?

Caribbean vs. Bulgarian “Golden passport” It’s like comparing a Mercedes S-Class to a cart pulled by two horses, which someone is trying to present as a luxury cabriolet. Let us explain to you why the Bulgarian Citizenship by Investment  Program is a Mercedes S-Class (but Read More …

Your questions about the new CIP – answered

The new Bulgarian citizenship by investment program – some specific questions from our clients Today we are responding to one of our valued clients with his six questions regarding the Foreigners’ Law and the Law for the Bulgarian citizenship. Requirement to visit Bulgaria while holding Read More …

The real problem behind the Cypriot’s Golden Passport demise

Everybody knows the answer, right? It was because of the huge political scandal in Cyprus, that marked the end of the Cypriot CIP. But the scandal was only the last drop, the last bullet that killed the golden goose. The real cause for the demise Read More …

Why Cyprus closed its CIP, while Bulgaria revamped it…

Cypriot CIP vs. Bulgarian Citizenship by Investment Program The short answer to the question why the Cypriot CIP was stopped and the Bulgarian Citizenship by Investment Program (CIP) was updated and continues to work is: greed. If we have to paraphrase the maxim: money corrupts, Read More …

The new Bulgarian citizenship by investment program (CIP) – the only option to get hold of EU Golden Passport

EU Golden Passport = Bulgarian Citizenship by Investments Program 2021 Following the amendments to the Citizenship Act accepted by the Parliament, the Bulgarian citizenship by investment program (CIP) has already been upgraded. What’s more: the Program is better than ever! In addition, the Bulgarian CIP, Read More …

The 2nd Grandfather Clause of the New Bulgarian CIP – 2021

Recently, we were explaining the controversial grandfather clause in the Law for the foreigners. Today, we will explain the other, more important exception, that is foreseen in the New Law for the Bulgarian citizenship. What is the grandfather clause stipulating? The legal text of the Read More …

The Grandfather Clause of the New Bulgarian CIP – 2021

Can you continue your fast-track citizenship application under the old conditions of the program? After the new Bulgarian citizenship by investment program passed through the parliament and was published in the State Gazette on 12.03.2021, many were relieved. Not only because the conditions of the Read More …

Bulgaria revamps the investment citizenship program in 2021

Those who were advocating that Bulgaria will close its investment program are now silent. Those who thought that Bulgaria will cripple the conditions of the program are now very surprised. Contrary to all rumors from the past two years, it became now apparent that the Read More …

Only 2 days remaining for Bulgarian investment citizenship applications for customers from Asia

In line with the decision of the Bulgarian Parliament to have its last session on 05.03.2021, we remind our valued clients from the following countries that the deadline for submitting applications for investment citizenship under the preferential conditions is 28.02.2021. Below are the eligible countries, Read More …

New wave of Citizenship scams in 2021!!!

Scam alert – February 2021 To all our existing and prospective clients: please be aware of new citizenship scams. Now that the covid rules the world for almost an year, the unscrupulous “citizenship agents” strike more furiously than ever. The EU citizenship options are now Read More …

Bulgarian investment residence alongside with residence elsewhere in the EU?

With the new year, the conditions for the applicants for Bulgarian investment citizenship have become (once again) more difficult to comply with. What was perfectly fine in 2019 and 2020, will be now considered as “unacceptable”. Today we will discuss one very important situation and Read More …

An open letter from our Client to the Bulgarian Parliament

Below is an open letter to the Bulgarian Parliament regarding the plans to amend the Bulgarian Citizenship by Investment program. The letter is drafted by our dearest Friend, Mr Oleg Sherbakov. We look forward to see his citizenship application being approved soon and will not Read More …

Web meeting for new EU citizens who have obtained Bulgarian citizenship by investment in 2020

The past year was sad for many, but those who obtained Bulgarian citizenship by investment have every reason to celebrate in 2021 Update January 10th, 2021 Due to the large amount of enquiries, we will be organizing two panels with six participants in each panel. Read More …

BrExit and why Britons need EU citizenship

New worries for the people of the UK from 01.01.2021 Visa-free remains, but that’s all you get folks The real BrExit is only a few hours away (31.12.2020) and the people with UK passports are starting to realize how hard it will be for them Read More …

Your Bulgarian citizenship application has been declined because of objection by the State Agency for National Security

Unless your past is such of an Al Capone, you are shocked as to why this has happened. You have supplied all relevant documents and even certificate for lack or criminal convictions from your home country. You even got Bulgarian certificate from the prosecutor’s office Read More …

Providing references for successful citizenship by investment cases

We are frequently being asked by prospective clients whether we can provide them with references from past cases of clients who have obtained Bulgarian citizenship. Most often we are asked whether we can provide references from clients from particular country. We are not certain why Read More …

How to obtain Bulgarian citizenship by origin?

Your questions answered Below we will answer a genuine question from a client about how to obtain Bulgarian citizenship by origin. All personal data has been removed or altered, to comply with EU privacy regulations. THE QUESTION: I am interested in acquiring Bulgarian citizenship for Read More …

Green light for the Bulgarian investment residence and citizenship applicants

Our clients who have purchased Bulgarian government bonds can now visit Bulgaria without the standard covid-19 restrictions We all know about the restrictions imposed by the governments around the world with the aim to stop the spread of covid-19. Bulgaria is also not an exception. Read More …

Compensation for rejected citizenship application – mission possible

Bulgarian citizenship approval rate falls Recently, Posolstvo.eu wrote about the growing number of rejected Bulgarian citizenship applications. Obviously, our job is to ensure that all our clients get their Bulgarian citizenship approved from the first attempt. And we are quite proud of our success rate. Read More …

A short “Russian” story from the 90’s

The lesson that I learned back then and how the history (the moral) repeats itself with the Bulgarian (EU) citizenship by investment now A foreigner in Russia in the 1990’s The year was 1993 and Russia has just survived its second political crisis. President Yeltsin Read More …