Guide for expatriates in Maputo (Mozambique)
We are proud to launch our new city guide for expatriates in Maputo, Mozambique.
Mozambique is a southern African country, located on the edge of the Indian Ocean, just south of Tanzania and north of South Africa. This long and narrow country has over 2400km of pristine coastline to the east, and shares a western border with Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia.
Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, is located in the southernmost part of the country on the edge of the Indian Ocean. The city covers 346 km2 and is bound by the city of Matola to the north and east, Marracuene to the north, Boane to the east ,Matutuíne to the south and the Bay of Maputo to the west. The city is 120km from the primary South African border near Nelspruit (Ressano Garcia).The 2012 discovery of offshore gas has further expedited the nation's growth, though questions of appropriate resource management are increasing.
You will find the usual articles in our guide to prepare your expatriation to Maputo and manage your life once in there: Overview, Job, Passport, Visa & Permits, International Removal Companies, Finding Accommodation in Mozambique, Work, Benefits and Tax, Moving in, Education, Health, Practical Life (banks, transport, shopping...), Entertainment...
Last but not least, you can download the full guide in PDF format, in order to read quietly and maybe to upload on your mobile or tablet PC/iPad.