Rand nears R13/$ and hits R20/£ despite claims it is stabilising…

The rand came within a few cents of the R13/$ level in the late afternoon on Tuesday as US housing data indicated a stronger US economy‚ further supporting the case for a rate hike in the world’s largest economy this year. The dollar gained against the euro in response to the data‚ which sent emerging […]
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100,000 Whites flee anti-white South Africa as over ten times more Africans arrive from Africa, DESPITE “xenophobia”

An estimated total of 95,158 whites have left South Africa since 2011, according to a new Statistics SA report released on Thursday. According to the 2015 mid-year population estimates, in the same period 1,067,937 Africans and 40,929 Asians migrated to South Africa. The figures took into account total departures and total arrivals over the period. […]
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4 Jumbo Jets less per day to SA! Visa laws cost tourism R1.6bn – biggest drop in 2 decades

South Africa has lost about R1.6-billion in direct spending from overseas tourists – the worst decline in more than two decades – according to a report by accounting company Grant Thornton. The company based its findings on tourist figures from the first three months of this year. The drop in tourism follows new legislation that […]
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SAFFA Family threatened with deportation from Australia even after spending $175,000 in visa and education fees

AGGRESSIVE street vendors bashing on his wife’s car was the last straw for Sam Saunders. He and his family had to get out of South Africa and were drawn to the safety and opportunities the Sunshine Coast offered. But complications with their permanent residency visa applications are now threatening to end the family’s time in Australia. […]
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New SA Immigration Visa Regulations will wipe R4.1 Billion and Tens of Thousands of Jobs off Tourism

New onerous visa regulations for travelers coming to South Africa could see R4.1 billion wiped from the country’s economy, as thousands stand to lose their jobs. This is according to the Tourism Business Council of SA, which recently published an impact report on the regulations in partnership with Grant Thornton SA. The report found that the changes in immigration regulations over […]
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