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22/05/2012 Where is the best place to be an expat?

Where is the best place to be an expat? If you think it's a European country, you're incorrect. In fact, according to HSBC's global...

25/04/2012 Editor’s guide to Expatica on social media

Editor’s guide to Expatica on social media Want to stay connected to the best news and information from Expatica on a daily basis? Here's how.

18/04/2012 Editor’s guide to Expatica Community

Better profiles and connectivity with other members, an improved forum, groups, events, instant messaging... Expatica Community gets revamped!

11/04/2012 Who are you? The results of the 2011 Expatica Survey.

Expatica Survey 2011: The results The results of the annual Expatica Survey are in! They are fascinating for us and we thought they might also be interesting to you. Here are our...

31/01/2012 Euro MPs give support to intra-corporate transferees and their families

A cross party committee of Euro MPs voted on 26 January 2012 in favour of more family-friendly provisions while amending the draft Directive on...

11/01/2012 International schools reach 6,000

International schools reach 6,000 ISC Research anticipates this number will continue to rise to 10,000 international schools by 2021.

10/11/2011 U.S. Presidential Preference Primary Elections: Upcoming Dates and Deadlines for Overseas Voters

Overseas Vote Foundation (OVF) is calling on all Americans abroad and offering information about registering to vote and requesting a ballot from...

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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.