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Joe Biden Send Strong Message To Cyril Ramaphosa As He Lifts Travel Ban On South Africans. Read More

US lifts travel boycott – for a quite certain gathering of South Africans 


On account of another exception inside the Biden-forced travel boycott, a great many South Africans are presently permitted to advance over to the US



The US State Department has affirmed that it will permit certain South Africans an exclusion from its sweeping travel boycott. Toward the finish of January, the Biden Administration doled out the hardest potential measures for voyagers from Mzansi – declaring that nobody from our shores could visit America except if they were a US resident. 


WHICH SOUTH AFRICANS ARE ALLOWED TO TRAVEL TO THE US? 


Notwithstanding, only a couple days prior, government authorities affirmed that a companion of SA laborers would be permitted into the country. Those possessing the H-2A visa – and certain H-2B explorers – will be conceded an exclusion to travel and work in the USA, given that they assume a fundamental part in getting the country's natural way of life. 


"The H-2 program is fundamental for the economy and food security of the United States and is a public security need. Accordingly, we expect to keep preparing H-2 applications for people who give transitory work or administrations vital for the United States food production network. as allowed by post assets and neighborhood government limitations." 


US State Department 


Rundown OF SA WORKERS EXEMPT FROM THE TRAVEL BAN 


A year ago, around 5 000 laborers came from South Africa to help ranchers in the early planting season, what begins in February across most Southern states. The individuals who will have travel boycott exceptions this year include: 


– Seafood processors 


– Fish cutters 


– Salmon roe professionals 


– Farm gear mechanics 


– Agriculture gear administrators 


– Any other farmworkers recorded as 'fundamental for the food inventory network' – you can become familiar with the rundown here 


TRAVEL BAN: SOUTH AFRICANS 'BRING UNIQUE SKILLS' TO AMERICA 


Zippy Duvall is the President of the American Farm Bureau Federation. He told the association's site that the abilities controlled by these South African experts are 'significant and special', commending the job they play in taking care of US occupants. 


"Ranch laborers from South Africa carry significant and exceptional abilities to the homesteads on which they are utilized. America's ranchers depend on the H-2A program to give a vigorous labor force and we are focused on guaranteeing their security while proceeding to give solid, reasonable nourishment for families the nation over.


SOURCE : https://www.thesouthafrican.com/news/us/us-travel-ban-exemptions-which-south-africans-list/


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