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Investor Visas in the Philippines

Philippines Treaty Investor

Foreign investors are entitled to enter the Philippines as treaty investors provided that 1) the foreigner is a national of a country with which the Philippines has concluded a treaty of commerce and navigation that allows admission of treaty traders or investors; 2) the foreigner intends to carry on substantial trade between the Philippines and the country which he is a national; 3) the foreigner intends to develop or direct the operation of an enterprise in which he has invested a substantial amount of capital. “Substantial trade” refers to non-nationalized business with an investment of at least US$120,000. The volume of business is also a factor. At present, treaty investor status is granted only to citizens of the United States, Germany, and Japan and apply to the investor and employees acting in a supervisory or executive capacity.

Disclaimer: Immigration laws in the Philippines may change without prior notice. New updates on eligibility for visa application, documentary requirements, processing timelines, length of validity of visa, and other information related to your visa application may arise any time. We recommend that you consult with our Immigration and Visa Specialists to stay up-to-date.

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Processing visa in the Philippines can be time-consuming, especially if you are not knowledgeable on what type of visa is appropriate for your planned legal entry into the country. Fortunately, we have a team ready to help you.