Bulgaria is a southeastern European country located in the south east of Balkans peninsula. It is bordered by Romania, Serbia, Greece, Turkey, and the Black Sea to the east. The Danube is a border river between Bulgaria and Romania. Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, is located in the western part of the country. It is the largest city of Bulgaria, as well as political, economic and cultural center of Bulgaria.
Located at the border of Europe and Asia, Bulgaria has a cultural fusion of Thrace, Byzantium and Romania. In addition to its diversity of geographical features, Bulgaria is a country containing precious culture and beautiful scenery. Bulgaria is famous for its rose-growing industry and thus is regarded as the ‘Kingdom of Rose’.
In order to boost its economy and attract investment, Bulgaria launched the investment immigration policy in 2009 and revised its civil laws in 2013 that allow foreign investor to obtain an EU passport by a fast and legal track.
|Process Procedures||Time||Related Documents & Info|
|Collect and process clients' documents|
|Open a bank account in Bulgaria||1-2 weeks|
|Transfer €512,000 to Bulgaria bank account and invest in goverment debt||1 week||Investment Statement from goverment|
|Visit Bulgaria to submit immigration application|
|Grant permanent residency||6-8 weeks|
|After 12 months, invest €512,000 of goverment debt one more time and apply citizenship||6-9 weeks|