On September 18, 2018, Amendment No. 5901 to the Turkish Citizenship Law amended the amount of the investment threshold for citizenship and residence permits. The new investment amount was lowered from the previous amount of $1 million U.S. dollars to $250,000 U.S. dollars or equivalent amount in lira.
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At least 18 years of age and in good health
Prior to or after citizenship has been granted, the whole process can be obtained remotely
Passport granted within 60-90 days of application submission
This includes spouses, children under 18 years old, and disabled children of any age
Option to relocate to the US and establish your business under the USA E-2 Investor Visa
Option to relocate to the UK and establish your business as a Turkish business person
110 countries worldwide, including Singapore, Japan, Qatar and South Korea
Turkey allows for dual citizenship