The Russian oligarch and the former Governor of Chukotka Autonomous district Roman Abramovich has twice petitioned the authorities of the Swiss Canton of Valais to grant him a residence permit, reports Swissinfo.ch.
The first petition was filed in the summer of 2016, it has lain without movement and was withdrawn by the applicant and submitted a second application.
The fact this request is confirmed by the migration office of the Canton and the state Secretariat for migration in Bern (SEM).
No details there, as Abramovich through the Swiss court has forbidden the press to report detailed details.
Previously, the government of the community of Bagneux, where they were going to settle Abramovich, expressed the joy of such intention Abramovich, as expected, he will become a prominent taxpayer. In this community a mild tax climate here, traditionally settle the rich and famous individuals who do not intend to engage in any violent commercial activity.