Tag Archives: CbI

Warning to Caricom Leaders – Downside to Citizen By Investment (CBI) Sale

Several Caribbean islands have gone the route of CBI to shore up government revenues. However, as the video alludes, there is a downside to selling ones birthright for pieces of silver. Whether the report is true or NOT there is the negative publicity which does untold harm. The Barbados passport occupies a rung high on the global passport power ranking.

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In Defence of Caribbean Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programmes

Reproduced from Caribbean Trade Law website Alicia Nicholls A  60 Minutes Special aired by American network, CBS, on January 1, 2017 has added fuel to the fiery debate on the legitimacy of Caribbean countries’ economic citizenship programmes. Whether intended or not, the segment entitled “Passports for Sale” cast a shadow of iniquity on the programmes which certain Caribbean countries, and

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Citizen by Investment: Not Bout Hey!

Submitted by Anthony Davis Attorney General Adriel Brathwaite says he sees no reason why Barbados could not have a citizenship by investment  programme. “However, speaking in Parliament today during debate on the Companies  (Amendment ) Bill, 2016, the St. Philip South MP warned that policy makers should not seek to lure wealthy people to our shores only to have them

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