According to Moody`s Qatar’s banking system is looking buoyant

Banks in Qatar continue stable thanks to continued high government spending which is making up for low oil prices, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service's. The study, published this month of July, reflects how bank creditworthiness will most likely evolve in Qatar over the next 12-18 months. It is worth noting that the… Continue reading

‘Golden Visa’ Spanish property available for the first time at the International Property Show in Dubai

The 2016 International Property Show, which started on Monday and ends today in Dubai, is probably the most important property fair in the world. These days visitors will be able to see first-hand the best offers on property from more than 100 countries. According to the organisers of the event, the International Property Show has made… Continue reading

Middle- East countries enjoy a higher internet penetration rate than the global average

The world today is markedly different from 20 years ago when only 1% of the global population had an internet connection. Internet has revolutionized the way the world does business on both a local and global level. From recruiting employees to gathering data on the competition, the ways businesses take advantage of the Internet are… Continue reading

Easier than ever to obtain the Spanish Golden Visa

As of July 2015 subtle changes in Spanish law have made it easier and faster than ever for investors to obtain the Golden Visa. The types of investments to qualify for the Investor Visa include: Acquisition of real estate with a minimum value of € 500,000. Remember that at Konsilia we have deals with exclusive… Continue reading

Iran`s future is looking bright

Doubtlessly Iran has a lot to look forward to ever since the international trade sanctions were lifted last week. Perhaps the most immediate benefit will be the unfreezing of assets abroad, worth anything between $32 billion and $60 billion, depending on the source of information. Apparently it is  Iran`s  plan to spend a lot of this money… Continue reading

Dudley Estates and Konsilia: real estate opportunities and investors’ Golden Visa

Charlotte Rodriguez Dudley, in partnership with Konsilia, has recently launched Dudley Estates S.L., an exclusive international property company aimed at providing a highly personalized and discreet service to clients at all levels. The website http://www.dudley-estates.comcontains detailed information on exclusive properties.  Investors are welcomed to visit the website and access the high networth investment portfolios available,… Continue reading

Spanish government makes it easier for investors to obtain the Golden Visa

Spanish Act 14/2013 of 27th September was issued to support entrepreneurs and their internationalization, introducing a new type of visa and residence permit for qualified immigration, in order to promote the international mobility of professionals and executives and, most importantly, attract foreign investment. However, it seems that since this new type of visa and residence… Continue reading

Golden visa: A boost for Spanish economy and an attractive incentive for foreign investors

The increasing number of foreign investments in Spain confirms that the Golden Visa scheme set up by the Spanish government has become an attractive incentive for foreign investors to invest in Spain. The Spanish economy has attracted 2,173 million euros thanks to the Golden Visa.   During 2013, the year the Golden Visa scheme entered… Continue reading

Spain is appealing to foreign investors

In case there was any doubt of the increasing appeal of Spain to foreign investors, we now know that in the first half of 2015 foreign purchases in Spain have reached nearly the same high as in the entire of 2014. In July alone there have been international transactions totaling 5165.5 million euros. In this… Continue reading