The country of St. Kitts and Nevis is made up of two islands. St. Kitts is the larger island at 68 square miles, and hosts the greater part of the country’s population of 45,000. The smaller island Nevis totals 36 square miles and hosts a small population of less than 10,000.
Together the two islands form a verdant paradise evocative of the South Pacific, with plenty of sunlight, salty sea ait, and lush tropical vegetation. At the center of St. Kitts stands the spectacular, peak of Mount Liamuiga a dormant volcano covered by dense forest.
With it’s perfect tropical climate and stunning landscapes that range from pristine beaches to awe inspiring mountains, it is no wonder that in St. Kitts and Nevis, tourism is the most important growth sector. The expansion of tourist facilities provide foreign investors lucrative opportunities to participate in this growth.
The financial services industry of St. Kitts and Nevis is also seeing significant growth, as new legislation is being passed to promote the registration of companies, foundations, trusts, international insurance and trust service providers.
The country has also established offshore jurisdiction, which offers the highest level of security and confidentiality and makes St. Kitts and Nevis the destination of choice for foreign investors.