The little country Principality of Liechtenstein is located in the central european alps between Switzerland and Austria (Liechtenstein only has 32000 residents).
Now, there's also a drawing of recidence grants, well known as "Green Card" in the U.S.
Recording to the Liechtenstein government the drawing procedure main parts:
- 28 green cards for employed person EEA (European Economic Area)
citizen and 8 green cards for not employed person EEA citizen can be given36 green cards (residence grants, "Aufenthaltsbewilligung" in german language spoken).
- Usually the drawing procedure is accomplished twice annually, in each case in spring and in the autumn.
- EEA nationality, no power to the continuing stay in Liechtenstein to be able to ensure and sufficient incomes around its maintenance an inclusive appropriate dwelling.
- In addition, an applicant must have a job already assured (at least).
See detailed drawing procedure by Liechtenstein government. Drawing of residence grants / green cards (Google translated version EN-DE).
In general this might be very interesting for EEA country residents. EEA are all of the EU (European Union) and Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.