The definitive guide to what to do if you lost your ID, passport, credit card or cell phone

2020-01-26 08:24

Fraud and identity theft often go hand-in-hand, and both are a massive problem in South Africa.

Namibia has promised longer visas for SA business people, in a drive for more investment

2019-11-15 17:16

South Africa also recently undertook changes to its visa regime.

5 things you need to know in SA business today and 8 of the countries where it's hardest to become a citizen

2019-09-18 06:45

Both the cabinet and the SA Reserve Bank start deliberations today

23 countries where money can buy you a second passport or 'elite residency'

2018-09-09 12:51

Citizenship or residency can be bought in these 23 countries, ranging from R236,523 to R3,9 million. From Thailand to the UK, here are the countries where money can buy you a second passport — or at least a chance to live long-term abroad — ranked by

The 21 most powerful passports in the world

2018-05-26 09:33

Citizenship planning firm Henley & Partners just released its 2018 passport index, which reveals how many countries you can travel to without a visa. Here's how the top 21 nations stack up.

Top 10 retirement destinations in the world

2017-12-01 07:00

South Africa has not made it onto the 2017 list of top 10 retirement destinations in the world as compiled by Live and Invest Overseas.

How SA ranks on global quality of nationality index

2017-09-13 17:43

South Africa’s quality of nationality is rated of only medium quality, according to the latest Henley & Partners – Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index.

World’s best passports: Germany tops list, South Africa most valuable in Africa

2017-01-26 11:46

Germany has the most prized passport, with Singapore’s a close second. SA's passport is nice for Africa, but less valuable for travellers with international aspirations.

Why South Africans are seeking 2nd passport

2016-09-05 18:33

A concern about safety and security is usually the most important reason South Africans give when embarking on an overseas citizenship programme.

British passport loses its shine after Brexit

2016-06-24 16:36

There is now a possibility where South Africans with a UK passport could lose out on the privileges of living and working in Europe without applying for visas.


SA needs more visa-free deals if it wants to stop losing 'passport power' - expert

2020-01-10 15:26

The South African passport has lost 10 positions over the last decade on the latest Henley Passport Index, but an expert thinks the country can still play catch-up.

SA 'passport power' increases - a little

2019-10-04 14:16

There are now 100 destinations SA passport holders can visit without a prior visa, and the SA passport has moved up a notch on the latest Henley Passport Index.

SA passport rated 53rd most 'mobile' in the world

2019-01-22 19:31

The South African passport remains stable in 53rd position on the latest Henley Passport Index.

SA passports may soon become much more desirable, this foreign expert believes

2018-07-14 12:41

South Africans can travel to over 100 countries visa-free, including Russia, Brazil, and Ireland. Reforms at home affairs could increase that number.

SA beats 76 other countries for quality of nationality - index

2018-05-08 06:01

South Africa ranks 92nd out of 168 countries for its general quality of nationality, according to the latest Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index by Henley & Partners.

Opening doors to the world with a second passport

2017-10-11 11:54

Dual citizenship is becoming increasingly popular as it often comes with an increase in travel and settlement freedom. But it comes at a price.

Most desirable passports don’t include the US

2017-03-05 17:53

Nomad Capitalist recently ranked 199 countries corresponding to their “value of citizenship".

Second passports: How to invest in the ultimate 21st century insurance policy – expert

2016-11-14 18:22

A global citizen, who sees a second passport as the ultimate 21st century insurance policy, sets out some of the places that welcome foreign investors with open arms.

Critical factors when aiming for a second passport

2016-09-05 18:25

There are certain critical factors to address before one embarks on trying to obtain a second passport, an expert explains.

SA citizens need more visa-free deals to up global ranking

2016-06-17 13:21

SA, which ranks 89th on an index that measures the quality of a nationality, should boost visa-free travel status for its citizens to imrpove its ranking, says an expert.

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