Emigration is the act of leaving one's resident country with the intent to settle elsewhere. Conversely, immigration describes the movement of persons into one country from another. Both are acts of migration across national boundaries.
Demographers examine push and pull factors for people to be pushed out of one place and attracted to another. There can be a desire to escape negative circumstances such as shortages of land or jobs, or unfair treatment. People can be pulled to the opportunities available elsewhere. Seeking refugee status in a foreign country from oppressive conditions may lead to permanent emigration.
Patterns of emigration have been shaped by numerous economic, social, and political changes throughout the world in the last few hundred years. For instance, millions of individuals fled poverty, violence, and political turmoil in Europe to settle in the Americas and Oceania during the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.
In emigrating, many South Africans don’t prioritise sorting out their tax affairs, and then run into complicated issues with Sars... While it may seem like a good way to avoid paying exit tax (the capital gains amount that becomes due when you tax emigrate), putting off tax emigration can cause bigger problems down the line.
Emigration Minister Nabila Makram has urged Egyptian families living abroad to encourage their children to use a "SpeakArabic" application to be able to assess this electronic platform launched as part of the presidential initiative ....
"Many emigrants are wishing to return but the economic situation is making them postpone the idea," she said ...People thought that the emigrants forget about their original countries, but that is totally untrue, she said ... emigrants could return to their own country and rebuild it.
CAIRO - 13 June 2020. Emigration Minister Nabila Makram urged Egyptian families living abroad to encourage their children to use a “SpeakArabic” application to be able to assess this electronic platform launched as part of the presidential initiative ... .