The diva and her husband recently issued all the necessary documents. Now the family of Alla Pugacheva and Maxim Galkin can freely travel to more than 167 countries of the world and stay alive in several States of the European Union. “StarHit” divided the exclusive details of the luxurious acquisition of the star couple.
Recently the Diva, along with her husband visited the island. The pair flew to Cyprus not just to relax – after a visit to Alla Pugacheva and Maxim Galkin are officially citizens of this country. Since November of last year, the procedure for obtaining Cypriot passports much easier to become subjects, it was enough to invest in the economy of the state from 2 million euros instead of previously 5.
“Already on may 25 in Nicosia Alla Borisovna and Maxim received a European passport, – says the “StarHit” lawyer Simon Poghosyan, who accompanied the pair and provide her legal assistance. Now they both have dual citizenship. In the capital of Cyprus the couple arrived in the early morning and late in the evening of that same day had already gone back to Moscow. Very nice people, welcoming, friendly. I was approached quite unexpectedly – as I understand it, found the contacts online.”
Pugacheva and Galkin have purchased in Cyprus, the house by the sea, investing in a put in the money, i.e., more than two million euros. Two years ago, the star couple have already vacationed on the island. Maybe that’s when the couple and thinking about buying. The transaction took place a few months ago, and then Alla Borisovna with the help of their consultants have submitted all the necessary documents to the Ministry of internal Affairs and the Ministry of Finance of Cyprus.
Three months the authorities checked the information provided, and after its approval and Pugacheva Galkin came to the island. It so happened that a solemn day coincided with another important to this family date – may 25, celebrated his birthday the daughter of Alla Borisovny Christina Orbakajte. And in a week the special program is over – the singer with her husband were one of the last investors who received passports under the scheme.
“Having the nationality of Cyprus, and therefore EU, all members of the family Pugacheva free to go live a year or two or even to stay in one of 48 countries – continues. And to travel without visas in more than 167 States, including the UK, Australia”.
By the way, the Cypriot passport is issued for life, and the children of the couple will be able to obtain citizenship by inheritance. To mark the event Alla and Maxim decided in one of the best fish restaurants of Nicosia – “Pixida”.
“They stayed with us for about two hours, – said Katarina, the Manager of the institution. Company was great – 8 people. Most of the guests liked our signature fish soup from chef Petros. Then I tried taramasalata, tahini, a dip of olives, Cyprus traditional green olives and, of course, Greek salad. .”