AFRICA HR SOLUTIONS IN SWAZILAND
Let’s kick-off the journey to Swaziland! The Kingdom of Swaziland, a landlocked country where one of the world’s last monarchies exist. It is situated in Southern-Africa bordering South Africa and Mozambique. In fact, Swaziland is a destination which boasts curiosity from any visitors. There, you might see an amazing wildlife, exciting activities such as mountain biking or rafting, live an extraordinary adventure by discovering the Swazi cultures, ceremonies and typical celebrations. You shall enjoy wide-ranging lodgings options as well as nice natural parks such as the Kruger National Park. The Kingdom of Swaziland has a population of 1.3 million inhabitants where the natural increase is set to be positive.
WHAT’S INTERESTING ABOUT SWAZILAND?
Top 10 of what to see and what to do
- Sibebe Rock
- Mbuluzi Game Reserve
- Shewula Mountain Camp
- Swazi Candles
- White Water Rafting
- Hlane Royal National Park
- Ngwenya Glass
- Mantenga Cultural Village
- Mkhaya Game Reserve
- Reed Dance
Interesting fact about Swaziland
Swaziland is home to one of the world’s oldest mines. It was discovered in Ngwenya, district of Hohho, in 1970 and is one of the top tourist attractions.
Here at Africa HR, we offer a Professional Employment Outsourcing (PEO) facility. We provide businesses with wide range of human-resources services which includes:
- Human Resources Management
- Payroll Administration and processing
- Safety Programs
- Recruiting and Outplacement support
- Salary Surveys
- Government Compliance
- Iron Ore
- Crude Petroleum
- Refined Petroleum
Gross Domestic Product (GDP):
- $704.5 billion
- 5% growth
- 4% 5-year annual growth
- $13,046 per capita
Unemployment Rate: 25.1%
Global Ranking in Economy Progress 2016: 80th
Mbabane is the official capital and second largest city of Swaziland and located on the Mbabane River. The capital name derives from a Chief, Mbabane Kunene who lived around the area when British settled. Considered as a cool place, there are good restaurants, attractions, accommodations. It is also considered as a commercial and education hub and where high-decisions are taken.
English is the official language of Swaziland but native languages have its importance as well: Swazi, Zulu, Tsonga, Afrikaans and others are all spoken there.
Economy in Swaziland is impartially varied. Agriculture, textile, mining, manufacturing and forestry are all sectors which accounts on the Swazi economy. Swaziland depends strongly on South Africa as 90% of their imports depends on them and around 60% of their exports as well. The agro-industry employs the majority of locals however the country suffers from a high rate of unemployment. The country has to create more attractions and to find new developments to create more jobs. The mining sector has had a decline recently as coal is the principal mineral found. Despite issues, there is an increase in urbanization which has millions of opportunities to be exploited.