Caribbean visa schemes scandal makes it harder for UAE citizens to get second passport

Pedro Gonçalves
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As the Caribbean seeks to tackle its golden visa schemes after accusations of widespread fraud and corruption, citizens from the UAE are worried that their application for the highly sought passport might be denied and investment lost. Caribbean passports have always been extremely popular in the Middle East as they offer visa-free travel to over 130 countries. However, hundreds of UAE citizens that have applied for a passport from a Caribbean jurisdiction might have to wait indefinitely as  these programmes have been plagued by a massive scandal with Caribbean media reports suggesting t...

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