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South African airports to get new time-saving biometric system

On March 14, 2019 / South African airports to get new time-saving biometric system / Leave a comment

The Department of Home Affairs says it will pilot new e-gates at a number of South African airports in 2019. A joint venture between the Airports Company South Africa and Department of Home Affairs will be implemented in March that will make use of a biometric system that scans passengers’ fingerprints to verify their identity....

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New immigration regulations to help South African businesses

On January 31, 2019 / New immigration regulations to help South African businesses / Leave a comment

On the 1st of December 2018, the first amendment of the 2014 Immigration Regulations came into effect. While the regulation appears principally to correct administrative errors, it also provides to the general work visa application. Under the previous system, South African businesses were placed at a disadvantage when hiring overseas employees as they spent time...

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