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Asia Pacific Reigns In 2021 Henley Passport Index As Region Looks Set To Emerge First From Pandemic

Wednesday, 6 January 2021, 6:10 am | Henley and Partners

As 2021 commences, the latest results from the Henley Passport Index — the original ranking of all the world’s passports according to the number of destinations their holders can access without a prior visa — provide fascinating insights into the ... More >>

Covid-19 Accelerates Growth Of Investment Migration Industry

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 6:43 am | Henley and Partners

There has been a 25% increase in the number of HNWIs enquiring about citizenship-by-investment as opposed to residence-by-investment programs since the coronavirus was first reported nearly a year ago, indicating that wealthy international investors are considering ... More >>

A New Global Mobility Hierarchy Emerges As International Travel Resumes

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 6:25 am | Henley and Partners

Coronavirus-related travel restrictions are beginning to lift in some countries after more than six months of panic and uncertainty. The resumption of international cross-border travel may appear to be a signal that things are slowly returning to ... More >>

Surge Of Covid-Related Interest In Investment Migration From Citizens Of Developed Nations

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 6:20 am | Henley and Partners

The massive volatility driven by Covid-19 has pushed the steady growth in investment migration into overdrive, with a nearly 50% increase in enquiries overall as the pandemic coursed around the globe in the six months to June 2020 compared to the ... More >>

Premium Passports Lose Their Shine In A Post-Pandemic World

Wednesday, 8 July 2020, 7:23 am | Henley and Partners

As parts of the globe cautiously begin to open up, the focus is on what travel freedom and global mobility will look like in a post–Covid-19 world. Last week the EU released a list of countries whose residents would be allowed entry into the bloc from 1 July ... More >>

Record-Breaking Global Mobility Grounded By COVID-19 Pandemic

Wednesday, 8 April 2020, 6:34 am | Henley and Partners

With global travel almost at a standstill, the latest results of the Henley Passport Index offer disturbing insight into the indiscriminate havoc caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Since its inception in 2006, the index has provided the authoritative annual ... More >>

Montenegro’s Citizenship-by-Investment Program Opens

Friday, 4 October 2019, 8:42 am | Henley and Partners

________________________________________ The Montenegro Citizenship-by-Investment Program has opened for business, offering high-net-worth investors significant opportunities in a booming regional market, a powerful passport, and visa-free access to the whole ... More >>

It’s the Age of Asia When it Comes to Passport Power

Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 8:08 am | Henley and Partners

As the global economy transforms and centers of power shift, Asia’s dominance appears to be unfaltering. Entering into the final quarter of 2019, Japan and Singapore retain a firm hold on first place on the Henley Passport Index, each with a visa-free/visa-on-arrival ... More >>

Tuition Hikes and Student Visa Restrictions Fuel Demand

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 8:13 am | Henley and Partners

As global headlines are dominated by the effects of changing immigration policies in the UK and the US, there is one consequence that has gone largely unnoticed: a significant decline in international student numbers. Latest statistics show that ... More >>

‘Sovereign Equity’ Launched as a Solution to Sovereign Debt

Saturday, 26 January 2019, 10:55 am | Henley and Partners

With the need to address entrenched inequalities firmly on the ‘Globalization 4.0’ agenda, investment migration advisory firm Henley & Partners launched the concept of ‘sovereign equity’ in Davos this week. More >>

Japanese Passport is now the strongest in the world

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 11:47 am | Henley and Partners

Japan has overtaken Singapore to claim the top spot on the 2018 Henley Passport Index , having gained visa-free access to Myanmar earlier this month. Japan now enjoys visa-free/visa-on-arrival access to 190 destinations, compared to Singapore’s total ... More >>

French Nationality Ranked Highest in the World

Saturday, 21 April 2018, 1:09 pm | Henley and Partners

French Nationality Ranked Highest in the World ________________________________________ France’s quality of nationality is the best in the world, according to the 3rd edition of the Henley & Partners – Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index (QNI), ... More >>

Malta & Portugal Ranked as Top Investment Migration Programs

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 8:09 am | Henley and Partners

Malta is ranked as the world’s top citizenship-by-investment program and Portugal as the world’s top residence-by-investment program, according to the Global Residence and Citizenship Programs 2017–2018 report, which has become the industry standard ... More >>

Growing ‘Visa War’ between EU and US will have major impact

Saturday, 4 March 2017, 8:48 pm | Henley and Partners

The global residence and citizenship advisory firm, Henley & Partners, says the vote by the European Parliament to end visa-free travel for Americans to EU countries will have a major impact on global mobility, especially the travel freedom currently ... More >>