SA overhauls expatriate worker laws.

Position:South Africa - Brief article

The South African government has scrapped the two-year limit imposed on skilled foreign staff. Acute skills shortages are threatening to logjam the country's economic expansion and put paid to the targeted 6% growth by 2010.

South Africa's draconian immigration laws have long been a thorn in the side of the private sector and a drag on investment. Labour movements, led by the Congress of South African...

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