Secular democratic Republic of Turkey was founded in 1923, has taken its place in a strategic manner in Eurasia. Unlike many past and closed socialist economy Turkey has a deep-rooted history dating back to the 1920 private sector. Turkey more than 50 family holdings and 500,000 consisting of more SMEs flexible business world, developed civil society organizations with the EMEA and the largest industry in Russia and the Turkic Republics, it has spent the technology and transformation so as to become one of the service platform.
Turkey, with its population increasing by 81 million population is always a popular destination for leisure and business.
Turkey, Europe, the key is always attractive location between Asia and the Middle East.
As a valid candidate for European Union and as a safe country with good connections with Europe; Free Turkey's financial system is powerful and sophisticated.
Istanbul, Bursa, Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Antalya and Muğla (Bodrum, Marmaris, Fethiye, Kaş) and Adana cities with Turkey, since the 1990s, is among the world's top 5 tourist point. These cities are also very good investment points for real estate investors who want to leverage.
Istanbul has become a hub with numerous business destinations within a 3-hour flight distance. Many cities from Istanbul can now be reached with direct flights from Turkish Airlines, which is a world-class airline and flies to more than 200 countries. Flights include Los Angeles, New York, London, Johannesburg, Dubai, Moscow, the leading cities of the Turkic Republics, Beijing, Tokyo, Singapore and even the longest distances. Turkey today, many business / trade, peace and versatile defense organizations and communities of the member countries of the world as an active participant of the event and an important member of the G20.
He has also been a member of the European Customs Union since 1995 and has been advancing with great effort on the chapter headings since the European Union accession negotiations started in December 2004. Turkey is considered as the best investment destination in emerging markets today, and only the strategic and not private equity investors, the US, Russia, China and many European countries, Middle East, Asia and most of the country's leadership, including African countries, trade between their countries and Turkey initiated business incentives and campaigns to improve investment.
Turkey GDP was $ 800 billion ($ 1 Billion 15th largest GDP-SAP) and 50% under the age of 29 as well as the world's 16th largest economy with a population of 82 million, has become one of the youngest economy. Since 2002, excluding growth in late 2008 and 2009, the average growth has reached 7.5%, and in 2010, with a staggering growth of 8.9%, it recorded a divergence from emerging economies.
Turkey showed an annual growth rate of 5% since 2010. Turkey has made in the past decade rise in exports and tourism revenues, exports exceeding $ 140 billion, trading volumes reached $ 300 billion. Turkey despite the difficult economic times in the 30 million tourists and $ 20 billion in 2010 revenues 7 has become the most visited country.
Turkey, IMF and NATO meetings, work together with the European Football Championships and the World Basketball has become a hub for major international events in the field of culture and sports.
Turkey all kinds of products and services that can be produced in Turkey worldwide / able to offer both Western, both from the eastern point of view, which easily adapt to changes and challenges have become immune to the crisis, qualified and competent has an entrepreneurial and professional human capital. It is a powerful and innovative player that can serve users in finance, retail, tourism, health, business and telecommunications.
Fed from a young and dynamic society that is adapted technology easy to use, mobile and fixed telecommunications and internet value-added services, entertainment, content, banking, interactive digital and mobile marketing and ad and social media trend setters country in the world to do business with dynamic Turkey. while Istanbul to be one of the world's most important financial centers candidate, Turkey has completed the world's most advanced e-government and financial infrastructure.
Independent Central Bank, BDDK and İMKB, SPK and Takasbank, treasury bills, equities, etc. financial transactions are encouraged to be transparent and smooth.
The Turkish market is a well-received market with top quality Turkish and international investment banks, intermediaries, specialized corporate finance boutiques, consultants and independent auditing and law firms. The presence of 50,000+ companies with foreign capital, many of which govern 10 - 100 countries from Istanbul, together with government initiatives to improve the regulatory environment, are proof of a stable and reliable operating ground.
Citizenship by Investment
Countries are defined by their passports power and strength on Henley Passport Index and The Passport Index. When you looked to those ratings, can see that Turkish Passport is worlds strongest 39th according to 2019 evaluations. Turkish Passport, with its 115 visa-free countries (71 no visa required, 44 visa-on-airport with a basic fee) access; is also giving several incentives and business supports to its holders. Currently, Turkey is in the Top 20 economies of the world.From Bloomberg’s perspective, Turkey seems to be the biggest 5th improving economy by 2030.
Anyone considering Citizenship by Investment Program would be those doing residence permits in Turkey. Turkey serves as a safe haven for those who come from different backgrounds such as less moderate Muslim countries and non-free financial systems. When you checked with the Passport Index results of 2019, Turkey has better position compared to Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Syria, Iran, Egypt, India, Pakistan, and several others. I believe investors from those nations will enjoy the program.
On September 19, 2018; Turkey has significantly eased the required limits for foreigners to acquire Turkish citizenship, according to new regulations published in the country’s Official Gazette.
How to Qualify:
- Proven by the Ministry of Industry and Technology to have made a minimum fixed capital investment of USD 500,000 or equivalent foreign currency or Turkish lira.
- Proven by the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency to have deposited at least USD 500,000 or equivalent foreign currency or Turkish lira in banks operating in Turkey with the condition of not to withdraw for at least three years.
- Proven by the Capital Markets Board of Turkey to have bought at least USD 500,000 or equivalent foreign currency or Turkish lira worth of real estate investment fund share or venture capital investment fund share with the condition that they cannot be sold for at least three years.
- Proven by the Ministry of Treasury and Finance to have bought at least USD 500,000 or equivalent foreign currency or Turkish lira worth of government bonds with the condition that they cannot be sold for at least three years.
- Proven by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization to have acquired a real estate worth a minimum of USD 250,000 or equivalent foreign currency or Turkish lira with a title deed restriction on its resale for at least three years.
- Proven by the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Services to have created jobs for at least 50 people.
- Special Conditions and Immigration Cases