SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS INAUGURATED DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH EGYPT
The people of St Kitts and Nevis and Egypt have moved closer together as both countries have established diplomatic relations. The Republic of Egypt and the Caribbean Saint Kitts and Nevis country signed a joint statement (Communiqué) to declare the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Premier of Nevis Mark Brantley called it a “diplomatic win” for his country. The news was shared by Brantley in his Facebook post. Establishing bilateral ties with the Arab Republic of Egypt will surely be a beneficial step for the Caribbean island country.
In the communiqué, both countries pledged to develop mutually beneficial trade, social, economic, and cultural ties in the interest of strengthening peace and international cooperation.
Establishing diplomatic relations with Saint Kitts and Nevis comes in light of Egypt s efforts to develop further communications and relations with various countries worldwide, a statement by the Egyptian foreign ministry said.
Officially known as the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis — have officially established diplomatic relations, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry announced in a statement on Wednesday, September 22, 2021.
Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt and Mark Brantley, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saint Kitts and Nevis have signed a joint statement declaring the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, the statement said.
The ministers met on the sidelines of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York early on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, according to Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Hafez.
The meeting comes three days after the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis’ celebrated its 38th anniversary of its independence from Britain, which it gained on September 19, 1983.
During the meeting, both ministers discussed ways to initiate the bilateral relations between the two countries as well as to coordinate efforts and stances in the international forums.
St Kitts, together with Nevis constitute a two-island nation located in the eastern Caribbean Sea about 2,100 kilometers southeast of Miami in the USA. The area of the country is about 267 square kilometers.
Egypt is already having bilateral relations with the Caribbean nations of Belize and Cuba. The Arab nation established bilateral ties with Belize on May 6 in the year 1994, while with Cuba on December 8, in 1972.
St Kitts and Nevis is having diplomatic ties with more than 120 nations at the current time. A few days back, the island country has celebrated its 38th Independence day, during which the Prime Minister – Dr Timothy Harris, addressed the nation and highlighted the achievements that the nation made in the past thirty-eight years.
CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT PROGRAM
The St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Program was established in 1984, making it the oldest program of this kind in the world. In over 30 years of operation, it has distinguished itself by its exceptional investment options and meticulous due diligence procedures. To this day, St. Kitts and Nevis remains the world’s most reputable jurisdiction for the conferral of citizenship by investment.
The St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Program is the world’s platinum standard for economic citizenship. Established in 1984, it is the oldest and most respected program of its kind. Its passport privileges grant appropriate candidates instant visa-free access to over 150countries and territories, including countries within the European Union.
THE BENEFITS OF ST. KITTS AND NEVIS CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT
Qualified applicants can enjoy greater freedom and increased stability for themselves, their spouse, and any number of dependent children after making an investment in an approved real estate project in St. Kitts and Nevis, or a donation to the country’s development fund, the Sugar Industry Diversification Foundation. As a citizen of St. Kitts and Nevis, there is no need for you or your family to reside in the country; you do not need to give up your current nationality; and you will not be taxed on your wealth, inheritance, foreign income or capital gains. These features make the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Program one of the most sought-after in the world! St. Kitts and Nevis provides a healthy climate for business and investment, and its spectacular scenery and rich Caribbean culture and heritage make it a comfortable and exciting place to live!
ST. KITTS AND NEVIS CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT – LIMITED TIME OFFER
The Cabinet of St Kitts and Nevis Government has announced the extension of limited time USD $45,000 discount to families from April 2021. The SGF contribution is reduced to USD $150,000 (from USD $195,000) for family of 4 or more. No changes to pricing for single applicants or for real estate option.
Globalization has made the world a much smaller, more connected space. It has reshaped ideas of social and political life, and has made global citizenship a reality. Yet, as economic and political events around the world continue to rapidly transform local and regional realities, the need for greater mobility, access and stability has never been more important. Citizenship by investment is an ideal gateway to the world for individuals and families in search of secondary citizenship.
For further information in relation to the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Fees and general information on the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment program, please contact our office directly.
To compare between Caribbean citizenship by Investment Programs, please click here.