Skip navigation links
Press Releases
News from Turkey
Publications
Upcoming Tenders
Links
Videos
Newsletter Subscription
This page is print preview page.
Click here to return to the page.
Print page
News
 
Amendments Ease Access to Turkish Citizenship for Foreign Investors 
12.01.2017

Access to Turkish citizenship has been eased for foreign investors with the amendments made to Turkey’s current citizenship law. The new regulations were published in the Official Gazette on January 12, 2017.

 

Foreigners who meet any of the following conditions would be eligible to acquire citizenship under the new regulations.

 

- Proven by the Ministry of Economy to have made a minimum of USD 2,000,000 of fixed capital investment

- Proven by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization to have acquired an immovable property worth a minimum of USD 1,000,000 with a title deed restriction of not to sell for at least three years

- Proven by the Ministry of Labor and Social Security to have created jobs for at least 100 people

- Proven by the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency to have deposited at least USD 3,000,000 in banks operating in Turkey with the condition of not to withdraw for at least three years

- Proven by the Turkish Treasury to have bought at least USD 3,000,000 worth of government bonds and provided they are not sold over the course of three years

 

The effective selling rate of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey as of the proving date will be used as a benchmark to determine the actual values of operations.

18.08.2018 Arda Ermut Appointed as the Head of Presidential Investment Office
13.08.2018 Turkey Reveals New Economic Model
06.08.2018 New Incentives from Ministry of Industry and Technology
03.08.2018 President Erdoğan Announces Initial 100-Day Action Plan
24.07.2018 China’s Alibaba Invests in Turkish E-Commerce Company
10.07.2018 President Erdoğan Sworn in as Turkey’s First Executive President
25.06.2018 Turkey Chooses Stability in Historic Elections
22.06.2018 President Erdoğan Makes First-Ever Landing at Istanbul New Airport
21.06.2018 Turkey’s Investment Opportunities Showcased in Germany
13.06.2018 Turkey One Step Closer to Becoming a Regional Energy Hub
<<
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
>>