Tender shutdown was finance minister’s fault

The government’s 2017 preferential procurement regulations — the battle over which halted all state tenders earlier this year — will remain in place until February next year, in terms of a constitutional court order issued on Monday.

In the meantime, the treasury has initiated a public comment process about amendments it had tabled to the regulations in March in accordance with an earlier court order.

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