2018 set to bring new (official) emigration record for South Africans leaving SA

Whilst the unofficial amount is undoubtedly far higher, a new official emigration record is being predicted for 2018. The experts say more South Africans are leaving than ever before. Why? Need they still ask? With so much going on in South Africa practically every day, South Africans are set to break their own emigration record […]
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Suid-Afrikaanse eienaar van Tesla motorvervaardiging maatskappy in die VSA, maak verrassende aankondiging

Elon Musk, die Suid-Afrikaans gebore tegnoloog en eienaar van die Tesla motorvervaardiging maatskappy in die VSA, het nog altyd groot gedroom en groot gedoen wanneer hy iets aanpak. Sy jongste aankondiging het soos ’n veldbrand versprei oor Westerse lande, en dadelik groot belangstelling gewek vir sy nuwe planne. Met ’n groot prototipe Tesla vragmotor en […]
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Draaiboek van skrywer François Bloemhof word Hollywood-fliek

Hy het nie besef dat dit sy droom is nie totdat dit gebeur het. ’n Rolprent gaan aanstaande jaar in Hollywood van ’n draaiboek van die skrywer François Bloemhof gemaak word. Sy voorstel vir ’n rolprent wat hy ses maande gelede aan ’n Amerikaanse rolprentvervaardiger voorgelê het, is pas aanvaar. “Dis een van daai dinge […]
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South African Expats (SAFFAs) with Kids Take Six Months to Settle but it Makes Families Closer

Despite the benefits of raising a family abroad, parents and children alike take time to settle into their new life. However, the challenge can bring families closer together, according to new data. Almost half of expat parents say their children take longer than six months to feel at home in their new country, with 25% […]
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CELEBRITIES TO PERFORM STORIES WRITTEN BY SA CHILDREN IN NEW YORK

‘The Children’s Monologues’ will be performed to benefit a charity that uses the arts to uplift children in South Africa and Rwanda. -list stars like Anne Hathaway, Ewan McGregor and Trevor Noah will come together on Monday night to perform stories written by children in South Africa at New York’s Carnegie Hall. Directed by Oscar-winning […]
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Tot 27 dood in skietery by VSA-kerk

Ten minste 26 mense is Sondag doodgeskiet en 20 gewond toe ʼn jong aanvaller in swart veiligheidsdrag en ʼn koeëlvaste baadjie met ʼn aanvalsgeweer op kerkgangers in Texas losgebrand het. Die voorval het by die First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs plaasgevind. Die slagoffers is glo tussen vyf en 72 jaar oud. Pres. Donald Trump […]
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Expats: Customs Requirements For Entry To America

Household goods and other personal belongings owned and used for at least one year may be taken into America duty free. A complete list of items and valuations is necessary. Items must remain in your possession for at least one year after your arrival in America. Disposing of them in any way during the first […]
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Golf: Presidentebeker – dis vyf uit vyf vir Oosthuizen en Grace

Louis Oosthuizen en Branden Grace van Suid-Afrika het Donderdag op die openingsdag van die Presidentebeker-toernooi in Jersey City in die VSA hulle vyfde opeenvolgende oorwinning behaal. Die twee Suid-Afrikaners het met die vorige toernooi, in 2015, die eerste paar geword wat vier uit vier oorwinnings in ʼn toernooi kon behaal en het Donderdag bestendig gespeel […]
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Five things you should never say to a South African – Unless you’re trying to annoy them

We’ve all been there – you meet someone for the first time and that moment they realise you’re South African, they suddenly start spouting random comments on your ethnicity, childhood, experiences or just ask the most annoying questions ever. Here are a few of the most common things people say that annoy South Africans. “Where […]
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How will the Trump administration affect US immigration for South Africans?

Obtaining visas and Green Cards in the new era of the Trump administration has become a more cumbersome and pedantic process. If you are considering emigrating to the United States and are wondering how the Trump administration may affect your application and approval, we chatted to some immigration experts about particular visas, and when you […]
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