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Visa waiver extended to Montenegro, removed for South Africa
  • BAL
  • Colombia, Montenegro, South Africa
  • September 18 2017

Colombia has introduced visa-free travel for nationals of Montenegro and removed it for nationals of South Africa. What does the change mean


New program announced for Zimbabweans holding special permits
  • BAL
  • South Africa, Zimbabwe
  • September 8 2017

The Department of Home Affairs announced today that authorities will begin accepting applications for new Zimbabwean Exemption Permits beginning Sept


Ruling clears path to citizenship for children born in South Africa to foreign parents
  • BAL
  • South Africa
  • September 7 2017

The Western Cape High Court has ruled that people born to foreign parents in South Africa must be allowed to apply for citizenship, regardless of


Immigration system to be overhauled
  • Kingsley Napley
  • South Africa
  • August 17 2017

The South African government has released a White Paper that provides a policy framework that will significantly overhaul and review the country's


Reapplication period for Zimbabwean Special Permits to open
  • BAL
  • South Africa, Zimbabwe
  • August 8 2017

The South African Cabinet has given the go ahead for the Department of Home Affairs to open a reapplication process for Zimbabwean Special Permit


ANC proposes sector-based caps on foreign workers
  • BAL
  • South Africa
  • August 2 2017

The National Executive Committee of South Africa’s governing political party, the African National Congress, has said it wants the government to


Government publishes White Paper to overhaul immigration system
  • BAL
  • South Africa
  • July 31 2017

The South African Government has released its anticipated White Paper that provides a policy framework for comprehensive review and overhaul of the


Immigration, emigration and exchange control: What you need to know
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 14 2017

In the globalised world we live in, it has become more common for persons to immigrate to and emigrate from their countries of birth. During 2014 for


Global Directions: Mobility Trends in June 2017
  • Mayer Brown
  • Taiwan, Argentina, Brazil, India, South Africa
  • June 16 2017

On May 19, 2017, the South African Department of Homeland Affairs published a discussion paper on the Repositioning of the Department of Home


Doing business in South Africa 2016 Edition
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • Global, OECD, South Africa, USA
  • June 6 2017

At the southern most tip of the African continent, the Republic of South Africa occupies an area of 1,219,602 square kilometres, boasting more than 3