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OECD position on economic citizenship programmes unreasonable, says OECS

By LK Hewlett BASSETERRE, St Kitts (WINN) –The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Authority, the highest decision-making body of the nine-member sub-regional bloc, has...

EU urged to suspend Eastern Caribbean countries’ visa-waivers

By LK Hewlett BASSETERRE, St Kitts (WINN) — Transparency International, a global anti-corruption organization, has urged the European Union to review its visa-free agreements with...

CBI developer provides Dominica school children with free school equipment

ROSEAU, Dominica — Range Developments – a local investment and hospitality company – is helping children across Dominica with their studies by providing them...

IMC settles defamation claim by Arton

DUBAI, UAE -- Following confirmation earlier this year by a Dubai court that a report published by the Investment Migration Council (IMC) constituted a...

Commentary: The View from Europe: Do citizenship programmes have a future?

By David Jessop A few days ago, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) warned all financial institutions that many citizenship by investment (CBI)...

Commentary: The coming OECD blacklist

By Sir Ronald Sanders Reports are wrong in stating that eight Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries are on a ‘blacklist’ recently released by the Organisation for...

OECD releases report on economic citizenship programmes

PARIS, France — On Tuesday, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) released a report flagging 21 nations on a list whose citizenship...

Another award honours CBI-financed resort in St Kitts

BASSETERRE, St Kitts — Range Developments, the developer of luxury hotel resorts in the Caribbean, said it is delighted that the Park Hyatt St...

Dominica strengthens integrity of citizenship program

ROSEAU, Dominica — The government of Dominica has moved to strengthen the integrity of its citizenship by investment (CBI) program. In a letter dated...