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The Maltese Citizenship (Amendment) Bill no 138 has formally been enacted into law and published in the Malta Government Gazette. Act no 38 of 2020, also known as the Maltese Citizenship (Amendment no 2) Act 2020 makes it possible for scientists, researchers, athletes, sports people, artists, cultural performers, investors and entrepreneurs to obtain Malta citizenship through exceptional services to the Republic of Malta.
A new Malta Investment Migration Programme will be enacted introducing two residence routes to Maltese citizenship for international investor families who have been resident in Malta for one or three years. Last June, we wrote about the elements we expected revision in the new Malta Investment Programme. In this article, we review how these elements are being addressed by the recently proposed Malta Investment Migration Programme
The Saint Kitts & Nevis Citizenship Unit and Prime Minister Harris announce that the contribution requirement under the Saint Kitts & Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme is reduced from US$195,000 to US$150,000 until the end of the year for families of up to four members.
The Government of Dominica expanded the definition of dependant under Dominica Citizenship by Investment legislation. The changes will allow main applicants to add siblings of the main applicant or of the spouse who are 18 years or older.
The Government of Saint Lucia by means of Act no 4 of 2020 amended the Citizenship by Investment Act and expanded the definition of qualifying dependants to include also unmarried siblings of the main applicant under the age of 18.
 14 Jun 2020 Admin
Last remaining COVID-19 restrictions applicable to Malta International Airport, partially lifted on July 1 to 25 countries, fully lifted on July 15, bringing normality to Malta's travel scene. Prime Minister Robert Abela on Sunday announced that the public health emergency declared at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted in the coming hours.
Identity Malta has today launched a new residence permit for third-country nationals including more safety features apart from other aesthetic changes.
 08 Jun 2020 Dr. Charlene Mifsud
Malta announces its post pandemic economy regeneration plan. An investment of €900 million for economic stability and growth aimed at supporting businesses, boosting local demand and tourism.
 05 Jun 2020 Admin
Full lifting of the Coronavirus measures page with latest Malta immigration news, immigration measures, directives and implications of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr Maria Chetcuti Cauchi of Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates has authored an article entitled Malta’s new Trademark Act and Trade Secrets Laws 2019 to the annual edition of Id-Dritt. 2020's issue is the XXX Edition (30th) of this publication, issued by the Malta Ghaqda Studenti tal-Ligi (GhSL).


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