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Big increases in South African Emigration
The high number of people currently leaving South Africa means that the country is currently on track to break previous emigration records. Clearly many people are not positive about the future of South Africa.
According to UK visa solutions experts Move Up, they’ve seen a 22% increase in South Africans interested in relocating to the United Kingdom (UK) over the past two years.
Speaking to 702, legal and financial manager at Financial Emigration Jonty Leon says there has been a massive increase in citizens deciding to leave the country after last year’s announcement by Parliament that there would be a change in laws surrounding taxes.
He said other contributing factors include education, and a lack of job opportunities.
“The political instability. Looking at the recent comments on land expropriation without compensation, that is all major factors which are pushing South Africans to leave South Africa,” he said.
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