14 February 2020 – 22:13
Portuguese was the first sportsman to receive status
Usual presence in Dubai, whether on holiday or to receive prizes – the most recent was in January, at the Globe Soccer Awards -, Cristiano Ronaldo saw this week the golden visa of the United Arab Emirates, according to the portal ‘ Gulf News’.
This visa, recently launched with the purpose of attracting foreign investment and calling the country the best in the world in the most diverse areas of activity, lasts for 10 years and is automatically renewed every decade as long as the candidates meet the established requirements and conditions. Therefore, in practice, with this golden CR7 visa, it guarantees citizenship of that Asian country and gives you the possibility to enter and leave the country whenever you want.
Altogether, according to data presented by the country’s press, almost seven thousand investors and personalities have already received this golden visa, and among them they share a fortune of 25 billion euros.