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31/08/2014 Regional foreign ministers to meet on Lesotho: S.Africa

Foreign ministers from the regional Southern African Development Community will meet Sunday evening to discuss unrest in Lesotho, the South...

30/08/2014 Lesotho PM claims coup, flees to South Africa

Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane claimed Saturday he fled in fear of his life after soldiers seized power in a coup, despite the military...

30/08/2014 Lesotho PM confirms coup, flees to South Africa

Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane confirmed Saturday that the military had seized power in a coup in the tiny kingdom and that he had fled to...

30/08/2014 Lesotho military seize control of police HQ, jam radio stations

Lesotho's military seized control of the tiny African kingdom's police headquarters and jammed radio stations and phones in the early...

29/08/2014 South Africa convicts four of plot to kill Rwandan ex-general

A South African court on Friday convicted four men of attempting to murder a Rwandan former general who had fled after falling out with the east...

29/08/2014 Zuma, Putin discuss ways of strengthening ties

South African President Jacob Zuma and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed various ways of strengthening ties between their two countries...

29/08/2014 NDP to address obstacles to growth: Ramaphosa

The recently released framework for implementing the National Development Plan will help tackle domestic obstacles to growth in South Africa, drive...

 
 
 
 
 
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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.