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Crossing Borders? Minors won’t need Unabridged Birth Certificates says Home Affairs

This is the time of year when we start thinking about the long upcoming summer school holiday. If you are a parent who is planning on traveling over a South African border with your minor child we have some good news (and some old news) for you. This is the time of year when we start thinking about the long upcoming summer school holiday. If you are a parent who is planni…

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Expats in South Africa say their lives are better since moving to Mzanzi

A new survey showed that almost two-thirds of expats and migrants who moved to South Africa say their quality of life is better than it was in their home countries. The newest HSBC report showed that 62% of expats say they are happier since moving to South Africa and they plan on staying for the long haul.  More than half of the expats interviewed said they saw themselv…

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The new South African child passport is making traveling a lot easier for parents

Getting a new upgraded child passport will make traveling over South African borders a lot easier for parents. The new upgraded passport is much more user friendly and takes only days to be issued. In 2014, then Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba introduced strict new rules for traveling in and out of the country with minors.  The rules were designed to combat seriou…

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Spouses and Children Now Able to Change Status in South Africa

Newly announced changes to South Africa’s immigration law means that it is now possible for foreign partners and children of South African permanent residents and citizens to apply for long-term visas granting them more rights and privileges. Great news for foreigners living in South Africa! Before Directive 7 of 2019 of the South African Immigration act was passed earl…

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COVID-19, Immigration will save Canada’s economy

Canada will need migrants more than ever once the Covid-19 pandemic is over and while borders are closed to travelers right now, Canada is unlikely to adjust their annual migrant intake of more than 300,000 downwards. While the coronavirus pandemic is having a devastating impact on economies around the world Canada has always heavily relied on the contribution of migran…

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18 Ways the Canadian Government is Supporting its People During Covid-19

When a crisis hits, you want to be living in a place where you can be supported. Luckily, the Canadian Government has taken some relief measures in order to assist Canada’s residents and citizens. These are just some of the relief measures that have taken by the Canadian Government to assist its citizens and residents. 1. Canada is providing up to an extra $300 per c…

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If Safety and Quality of Life Are Your Priorities You Should Move to Canada

If personal safety and improved quality of life are two reasons you have started thinking about emigrating, you should speak to your immigration consultant about Canada.  Not only did Canada rank extremely well taken second position on the rankings for Quality of Life it is, according to the US News World Report Best Countries Report for 2020, also the safest place in t…

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Canada is turning to migrants to fill critical gaps in labour market

Canadian employers are optimistic about the federal Government’s plans to attract more than 300,000 skilled migrants every year. A looming labour crisis has employers and industry worried about the effects it could have on smaller economic centers and the country as a whole.  According to new information as many as 1 in every 25 jobs in British Columbia, Canada’s Wester…

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Why is Canada so great? We've got the answers!

It’s common knowledge that Canada is a great country, but what makes it so special? Why is it that so many people are so charmed with Canada that more than 300,000 people immigrate there every year? Today we take a look at a few reasons why Canada is rated so highly. We list only some of the millions things Canada does better than the rest. 1.       Canada ranked 2nd…

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Accountants, Bookkeepers and CFO’s remain in high demand in Canada

Financial industry professionals along with accountants, bookkeepers and financial directors have historically been in demand in Canada and all indications are that these professionals will be in demand for years to come. Canada is consistently adding to their accounting industry talent pool by including thousands of qualifying Permanent Residency applicants to fill a v…

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