COUNTRY BACKGROUND Greece

Greece with its strategic location in the Southeast Europe is at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. Greece is a member of the EU, Eurozone, and the Schengen Agreement. Globally, Greece is also a member of the United Nations, the OECD and NATO.Greece is considered the birthplace of Western civilization, having contributed to the basis for mathematics, physics, literature, and other sciences. The country is considered one of the most popular tourist destinations worldwide about 16.5 million tourists visit Greece every year the country has something to offer to all types of lifestyle, from its calm, secluded beaches, and villages, where one can retire and relax, to its buzzing modern cities.

GREECE GLOBAL
RANKING

Rank 32 - UNDP Human Development Indicators (World)

Rank 4 - Arton Passport Power Index

INTERNATIONAL
MEMBERSHIPS

The United Nations (UN) and its Specialised Agencies

European Union

Schengen Convention

World Trade Organisation (WTO)

Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

The Council of Europe (CoE)

The World Bank

The International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Benefits

Freedom of movement

As a permanent resident of Greece, you are entitled to freedom of movement in the Schengen area.

Guaranteed by law

The program is based on the law & is guaranteed by the government since 2013.

HEALTH & EDUCATION

You will enjoy access to world-class healthcare systems, have the right to attend schools and universities in Greece.

Top location

Strategically located, beautiful natural environment, safe country and sunny Mediterranean climate.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

You will be able to expand your business opportunities across all European Union countries and a market of over 500 million people.

DUAL CITIZENSHIP PERMITTED

Malta allows dual citizenship, permitting you to keep your existing nationality.

LOCATION

Eastern Caribbean

CAPITAL CITY

Athens

TOTAL AREA

131,957 km2

POPULATION

10.72 million

GOVERNMENT TYPE

Unitary parliamentary republic

TIME DIFFERENCE

UTC+3

LANGUAGE

Greek

CURRENCY

Euro (EUR)

EXCHANGE RATE

1 USD = 0.83 Euro

GDP (PER CAPITA)

19,582.54 USD