Buy your favorite nationality: investigating the business of golden passports

Eleven countries in the world sell their passports for cash. The architect of this citizenship business is a Swiss lawyer. Nicknamed the “King of Passports”, he runs the most powerful company in the market. An investigation by the RTS program Mise au Point lifts the veil on this industry estimated at 20 billion francs. This … Read more

What is the true nationality of Natalia Lafourcade?

María Natalia Lafourcade, known simply as Natalia Lafourcadeis a singer-songwriter and instrumentalist who has gained great international recognition, winning two Grammy Awards, fourteen Latin Grammy Awards and five MTV Video Music Awards Latin America, among others. Where was Natalia Lafourcade born? Natalia Lafourcade It is nationality mexican, was born on February 26, 1984 in Mexico … Read more

“Taiwan, China”: the nationality of a possible Booker Prize winner is controversial

Taiwan China the nationality of a possible Booker Prize winner

The prestigious Man Booker International Prize, which rewards novels translated into English, had indicated on its site that the author Wu Ming-Yi is from “Taiwan, China”. A wording that has revived tensions around the status of the island. The organizers of the prize ended up backtracking. “Wu Ming-Yi (Taiwan, China)”. For those who are not … Read more