Foreign Investment and Skills to Fuel the Presidential Employment Stimulus

Foreign Investment and Skills to Fuel the Presidential Employment Stimulus

On 18 October 2021, the Presidency released an official letter addressing the state of unemployment in South Africa. In the communication, President Cyril Ramaphosa explains that South Africa has progressed to the second phase of the Presidential Employment Stimulus.

Why The Latest Roadblock For Foreign Professionals Who Are Addressing Gaps In The SA Job Market?

Why The Latest Roadblock For Foreign Professionals Who Are Addressing Gaps In The Sa Job Market?

Persons who have submitted Waiver applications to waive the Department of Labour (DoL) Certificate to the Department of Home Affairs (DHA), pursuant to a General Work Visa to work in South Africa, are expected to be disheartened as recent developments indicate that these applications are likely to be rejected.

Skilled Foreign Nationals In South Africa: 5 Areas To Reassess Before Starting Work

Skilled Foreign Nationals In South Africa: 5 Areas To Reassess Before Starting Work

Sunny shores, diverse cultures and vibrant people, are some of the features that make South Africa a desired destination for skilled foreign nationals.

The Brain Drain Can Be South Africa’s Gain

The Brain Drain Can Be South Africa’s Gain

The departure of highly skilled professionals in South Africa creates big gaps in the workforce, but it also means that the international community values the country’s skills, and it makes space for young and diverse talent. 

The advantages of studying in Mauritius

The Advantages Of Studying In Mauritius

For young families, the process of relocating to a new country can be a life-altering adventure. The excitement of immersing themselves in a new culture, new surroundings and a new life, are the earliest elements that form in the mind. Soon after, when the gloss of the potential move has worn off, complex aspects of […]

Critical SA Jobs left Vacant in wake of skills exodus

Critical SA Jobs Left Vacant In Wake Of Skills Exodus

South Africa has been seeing a steady increase in professionals wanting to emigrate to other countries. By leaving their home country in search of international opportunities, they are also impacting workplaces, higher education needs and revenue collection by the South African Revenue Services (SARS), which can have a detrimental knock-on effect if qualified replacements remain […]

Planning A Family Holiday While Working Remotely On The Side? Think Again

Planning A Family Holiday While Working Remotely On The Side? Think Again

Because of digital advances, in part fuelled by worldwide lockdowns and social distancing, there are many professions that no longer require staff to be permanently office-bound.

Vaccination - Your New Travel Pass

Vaccination – Your New Travel Pass

For most of us, New Year’s Eve 2019 seems like such a short time ago. Spending time with family, celebrating until the ball dropped, hugging friends, travelling the world, seeing new places, meeting new people – and then the world changed. The entire travel industry changed along with it.

Work Permits For South Africa And Further Abroad

Work Permits For South Africa And Further Abroad

Whether you are a South African looking for work opportunities abroad, or a foreign national wanting to work in South Africa, you still need a work permit or a visa to make the transition. However, job seekers all over the world are quick to send out their CV’s or to engage foreign companies without knowing […]

Top Tips To Consider When Applying For A Work Permit

Top Tips To Consider When Applying For A Work Permit

Following a shift towards global recruitment processes, many South Africans have succumbed to the lustre of opportunities that lie in wait in foreign countries.