“Shake the bureaucratic tree”

“Shake the bureaucratic tree”

On Friday 28 April, Gary Eisenberg appeared on CNBC Africa’s Closing Bell in a segment entitled Fixing South Africa’s immigration woes, in which he spoke about his Open Letter to the new Minister of Home Affairs: published in City Press on 16 April 2017. The country’s...
South Africa’s Immigration System: A Reality Check

South Africa’s Immigration System: A Reality Check

Why the South African Government chose to close our country’s borders on 26 May 2014 remains a mystery. Our immigration regime has historically – at least since the end of apartheid in 1994 – been flexible and our labour market easily penetrable by foreign talent. The...