HomeTag: COVID-19

From the desk of the CEO

The importance of tourism is evident with plenty of guesthouses available. During our two nights stay only one restaurant and one café was open. The restaurant “The Rude Chef served the most amazing food, trust me, and remained opened for 3 hours in the evening serving Merlot and Sauvignon Rose and a very interesting, strong tea. The café was only open in the afternoon.  From the approximately 20 guest houses on offer, only two were open. On our way back...

Mozambique: COVID-19 and Level-3 State of Emergency

Country-Specific Information As of July 28, 2020, Mozambique has 1,720 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 602 in which the patients have recovered, and 11 deaths. Mozambique’s civil aviation authority has suspended international passenger flights.
The Mozambican Government announced a continuation of the Level-3 State of Emergency until...

State of Emergency extended in Mozambique with 30 days.

The current State of Emergency in Mozambique is supposed to end on June 30. So far, there has been no new announcements by the Government about what measures will put in place from the 1st of July 2020. Our IBN Mozambique office will...

2020-07-08T18:44:51+01:00Jun 29th, 2020|Categories: Immigration, International|Tags: , , , , |

Africa in the era of uncertainty

Born and raised in the Netherlands, I first visited Southern Africa about 15 years ago. Despite all the warnings and negative perceptions spread by the media, I was struck by the people. Their resilience, creativity and ability to express emotions so freely have always been a true inspiration to me. I decided to make South Africa my home, right after finishing my...

2020-04-30T08:41:42+01:00Apr 30th, 2020|Categories: Immigration, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

IBN Kenya outlook on business impact from the Covid-19 Pandemic

Kenya confirmed its first Covid-19 case on 13th March 2020. Since then the number has risen to 320 cases and 14 deaths as of 23rd April 2020. As East Africa largest economy, the impact on businesses has been felt across board as government measures to curb the virus took effect. These measures included; Shutting down boarders, suspension of air travel and inter county travel plus night curfew across...

2020-04-29T17:45:18+01:00Apr 29th, 2020|Categories: International, Uncategorised|Tags: , |

Important updates for Mozambique

Mozambique is known as the country of the “boa gente”, the good people. Things might not always be super organized but at the end of the day “we always make a plan, and somehow things happen and work”! Those who have ever had the opportunity to visit our beautiful country and interact with the local community will recognize these words. Like the words of the song "Mozambique" by Bob Dylan...

2020-04-03T14:22:56+01:00Apr 3rd, 2020|Categories: International|Tags: , , |