българин или български произход

The problem in short author: Alexander Dobrinov Anton’s mother was born in 1946 in Bulgaria as a Bulgarian citizen. At the time of birth, both her parents were Bulgarian citizens with non-Bulgarian nationality. Still a minor, she and her parents immigrated from Bulgaria and all of them have renounced theirContinue Reading

Bulgarian investment - permanent residence

Your questions about Bulgarian investment residence answered A lot has changed in the Bulgarian legal framework regarding immigration and citizenship. The Bulgarian citizenship law and the Bulgarian foreigner’s law were both seriously amended in 2021 and 2022. Today, we will shed some light on one very important topic for manyContinue Reading

changes to investment citizenship

The end of investment citizenship – worldwide The “war” on investment citizenship by the European Commission and even the USA is giving results. Basically, the pure citizenship by investment, in the form we used to know it, is now officially dead! And this is worldwide, not only in the EU.Continue Reading

citizenship for merits Bulgaria

The new era of fast-track citizenship in the EU In recent months, Bulgarian and EU citizenship were scrutinized by both the national and the EU authorities. And after the war in Ukraine started, things went bollocks. Bulgarian citizenship for special merits In the realms of the confrontation between Russia andContinue Reading

Population in Bulgaria - census 2021

Demographic collapse, but residence permits for foreigners become harder and harder to get (and Bulgarian citizenship – almost impossible1) 1 Nothing is impossible with our assistance of course. For more information about the different options to get Bulgarian citizenship, please visit Bulgarian-citizenship.org The 2021 census – shocking numbers According toContinue Reading

Alexander Dobrinov - EU investment citizenship

RCBI* stands for Residence and Citizenship by Investment In an article by Salman Siddiqui at the prestigious Uglobal platform, Alexander Dobrinov gave his professional opinion on the outlook of the Bulgarian and the EU RCBI legal framework in 2022. Predictability in the Bulgarian legislation The residence and citizenship legislation inContinue Reading

Янаки Стоилов

Or how well should the Minister of Justice understand the particularities of the Bulgarian citizenship? by Alexander Dobrinov Prof. Dr Yanaki Stoilov is without a doubt one of the most respected legal experts in Bulgaria. He is currently the caretaker Minister of Justice. Yanaki Stoilov, in his capacity as MinisterContinue Reading

second citizenship for South Africans

South Africans may be stripped off their citizenship if they obtain another one The South African court has ruled that SA citizens who obtain second citizenship (of another country) may be deprived of their SA citizenship. This can be avoided by applying for retention in advance. We are currently updatingContinue Reading