According to the Passport index which ranks the entire world’s passports based on data abstracted from the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the Maltese passport has been named among the top 10 most powerful globally. The Passport index collects data on how many sovereign states and destinations within those states and individual can go and visit without applying for a visa beforehand.
The Passport index which measures the world’s most travel-friendly passports offering visa-free or visa on arrival access, categorized the Maltese passport in the fourth passport power rank and tied ninth place along with New Zealand, Canada, Czechia and Australia in 2020. Malta has consistently secured the top 10 most powerful passport in the world position throughout recent years.
Can you obtain a more powerful passport?
A vast number of nations now offer citizenship-through-investment (CBI) programmes. More specifically in Europe, both Malta and Cyprus have official CBI programmes. The Malta Citizenship by Investment Programme is regulated by the Maltese Citizenship Act (CAP.188) and the Individual Investor Programme of the Republic of Malta Regulations, 2014 (L.N. 47 of 2014). Otherwise known as the Malta Individual Investor Programme (MIIP), it permits both individuals and family dependents to acquire citizenship by fulfilling 3 key investment elements and passing Due Diligence checks.
The Programme aims to attract reputed and high standing applicants across the world, the MIIP is designed for the discerning Private Client interested in gaining flexibility, security and the opportunity to have a base in a law-abiding and safe country located and part of the European Union.
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