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25/04/2014 S.Africa's ruling ANC offices torched in Marikana

Unknown arsonists Thursday torched a small office of the ruling ANC in Marikana, where police killed 34 miners in 2012, as campaigning for the May...

24/04/2014 Wage talks fail to end S.Africa's platinum mining strike

A new round of talks on a new wage offer between the world's top platinum producers and union leaders on Thursday failed to end a crippling...

24/04/2014 Advert celebrates 20 Years 'with pride, wonder'

It is time to pause, take breath and appreciate the miracle of South Africa; twenty years into the life of the nation, it is time to praise a bold,...

24/04/2014 South Africa's ombudsman listed on Time's top 100

Time magazine named South Africa's hard-hitting ombudsman as one of the world's 100 most influential people Thursday, providing...

24/04/2014 Zuma to address Freedom Day event in Pretoria

South Africa's main Freedom Day event will take place on Sunday at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, where President Jacob Zuma will make a...

24/04/2014 All set for final Freedom Friday

It's all systems go for the final Freedom Friday celebration at the Rand Show at Johannesburg's Nasrec Expo Centre on Friday. South...

24/04/2014 Oxford University reflects on SA's freedom journey

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe will deliver the keynote address at a high-level academic conference reflecting on South Africa's first 20...

 
 
 
 
 
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Obtaining a work permit for South Africa

Obtaining a work permit for South Africa

There are three main types of temporary work permits one can apply for in South Africa.

Emergency phone numbers South Africa

Emergency phone numbers South Africa

Here's a listing of the numbers you may need in case of emergency.

Healthcare in South Africa

Healthcare in South Africa

Only 40 percent of South Africa’s spending on health care goes to the public sector and the government has encouraged more people to take out private medical cover in order to ease the burden on the public system.

Banking in South Africa

Banking in South Africa

From how to set up an account before you arrive to the where, how, and when of banking once you're there, we take you through the details of banking as an expat in South Africa.