Important announcement on the certification of foreign public documents

Important announcement on the certification of foreign public documents

The Civil Registry and Migration Department announces that, based on the directions of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the procedure for certifying foreign issued documents (except for Apostille stamp) is as follows:

Any document submitted at the Civil Registry and Migration Department, must necessarily, in addition to other certifications (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country of issue and competent Consular Authority), also be certified by the Certification Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus.

It is emphasized that the date of implementation of the above is set to be October 2, 2017. After this date, documents not certified by the Certification Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus will not be accepted.

 

Source : http://www.moi.gov.cy/moi/crmd/crmd.nsf/All/5BC2C45F8C62CDBDC2258187001EB429?OpenDocument

Appointment of new CEO of the Citizenship by Investment Unit

Appointment of new CEO of the Citizenship by Investment Unit

PRESS RELEASE

The Citizenship by Investment Board (“the Board”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Nestor Alfred to the position of Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of the Citizenship by Investment Unit effective today,  8th August, 2017.

Nestor holds a BSc. Management Studies from the University of the West Indies and an MBA from Henley Management College/Brunel University. Prior to his current appointment, his former roles include Executive Director of the Gaming Authority; Financial Management Consultant; Banker in the jurisdictions of Saint Lucia, Barbados and the Cayman Islands; Senior Executive within the East Caribbean Financial Holding Group; Director of Saint Lucia Financial Sector Supervision Unit; Registrar of Insurance and Assistant Comptroller of Inland Revenue Saint Lucia. Regionally, he serves as Commissioner to Caricom Competition Commission.

Nestor brings to CIP Saint Lucia, his vast experience as a regulator within the financial services sector and his expertise in the areas of Anti Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT).

The Board looks forward to working with him as he provides necessary leadership to the Citizenship by Investment Unit and overall management of its’ affairs. The Board and the new CEO shall utilize their best efforts to continue positioning CIP Saint Lucia as a reputable, attractive and well run global citizenship program.

Contact;

Chairman of the Citizenship by Investment Board

Ryan Devaux

1-758-458 6050.

 

Source : https://www.cipsaintlucia.com/news_publisher/news/view/appointment-of-new-ceo-of-the-citizenship-by-investment-unit