Sources close to the businessman said that after receiving Israeli citizenship, he no longer requires a visa to travel to the United Kingdom.
Source says aliyah process was ‘long in planning’, Abramovich ‘very committed’ to Israel.
The Chelsea owner is believed to be landing in Israel on Thursday and to complete the immigration process to Israel on Thursday.
Constant growth has created a need for a newer, larger and more ambitious nanotechnology center, something that was made possible through Abramovich’s $30m. gift.
The announcement came days after representatives of the European Jewish Congress urged the EU to create just such an office.