The world's financial markets collapsed
On March 12, stock markets experienced a record drop in quotations. The leading American indexes lost 9.5–10 %, European ones fell by 12-17 %, and Russian ones fell by 8.3-11…

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Brokers in the US sell homes during the pandemic
Online deals, masked realtors and keeping a social distance are how the American real estate market is adapting to new conditions, the Washington Post reports. American States have different approaches…

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International hotel investment forum IHIF in Berlin postponed due to coronavirus
The IHIF forum, which was scheduled to take place next week in the German capital, has been moved to may 2020, according to event organizers. Organizers Of the international hotel…

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Henley & Partners has identified the best residence permit and citizenship by investment programs in 2020

The consulting company Henley & Partners has published annual ratings of programs for obtaining a residence permit and citizenship through investment.

Analysts reviewed the programs for obtaining a residence permit for investments in 23 countries. The top three remained unchanged — Austria, Portugal and Italy. These countries received the highest marks for visa-free entry to other countries and high scores for the quality of life and reputation of the country. Continue reading

Spain has imposed a 15-day quarantine
The Spanish authorities followed the example of their Italian colleagues and introduced a nationwide quarantine. Spaniards should not leave their homes unless "absolutely necessary," the country's Prime Minister said in…

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Named cities where luxury real estate is getting more expensive the fastest
Knight Frank analysts in the annual report the Wealth Report 2020 calculated in which cities of the world luxury housing is becoming more expensive the fastest. Consulting company Knight Frank…

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Russia completely stops air traffic with other countries
Since March 27, flights abroad from Russian airports and in the opposite direction will stop. There will only be flights for the export of Russians from abroad according to the…

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World on lockdown: countries close borders and impose quarantines due to coronavirus
On Monday, March 16, several countries announced the closure of borders and the introduction of quarantines due to the spread of the coronavirus. Russia has closed the border with Belarus.…

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