Competition Commission

 
State failed, not the Constitution
State failed, not the Constitution
Twenty years ago, South Africa’s democratically elected Parliament passed the Republic of South Africa Constitution Act. It was widely heralded...
‘Rate-rigging’ traders still at work
‘Rate-rigging’ traders still at work
Many of the traders identified in the Competition Commission’s currency-rigging case against major banks are still employed by them, and some are...
Banks bust: ‘Price-rigging’ fine would be enough to wipe out SA's budget deficit
Banks bust: ‘Price-rigging’ fine would be enough to wipe out SA's budget deficit
If South Africa’s Competition Commission were to succeed in its price-fixing case against some of the world’s biggest banks, it would be enough...
Editorial: Real people win if cartels are cracked
Editorial: Real people win if cartels are cracked
Somewhere between the bluster and the bust-up last week, Julius Malema reminded members of the National Assembly of their role in ensuring Parliament...
Big Food raises a big question
Big Food raises a big question
In South Africa’s food value chain, oligopolies exist in almost every link. From seed to store, just a handful of players control much of each...
The Competition Commission wants to shake up the gas industry and bring prices down
The Competition Commission wants to shake up the gas industry and bring prices down
The Competition Commission is proposing changes to the liquid petroleum gas (LPG) sector, which it believes could be more competitive, leading to...
Private healthcare inquiry counts cost of medical aid
Private healthcare inquiry counts cost of medical aid
The long-anticipated public hearings for the inquiry into the private healthcare market kicked off in a frigid Pretoria conference room this...
Competition authorities' cartel-busting pays off for SA
Competition authorities' cartel-busting pays off for SA
With economic growth expected to drop this year, the strain on state revenues, and ultimately the extent to which it can boost the economy and...
Giant retail grocers in new probe
Giant retail grocers in new probe
The property industry has welcomed details published by the Competition Commission about an intended wide-reaching probe into the grocery retail...
Forex probe may stem from whistle blower or 'confession'
Forex probe may stem from whistle blower or 'confession'
An investigation by South Africa’s anti- trust regulator into alleged foreign currency manipulation involving the rand may stem from a whistle...

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