Competition Tribunal

Another hurdle in competition commission’s forex case

Banks argue the Competition Tribunal has no power to call out foreign firms on cartel conduct

How the cement cartel was built

Major international companies have been implicated in the collusion

Sibanye-Lonmin deal one step closer, moratorium on job cuts

The South African Competition Tribunal approved Sibanye’s acquisition of Lonmin subject to agreed conditions between the two companies

Banks seek settlement — and also challenge collusion claims

"Earlier this year, the commission brought a case against 17 major local and international financial institutions for collusion"

Competition Tribunal agrees to Citibank R70m settlement for its role in forex cartel

​The bank is the first of 18 banks accused of involvement in a foreign exchange cartel to reach an agreement with the tribunal.

Banks bust: ‘Price-rigging’ fine would be enough to wipe out SA’s budget deficit

If all 17 institutions are penalised, the country’s R140‑billion budget deficit could be wiped out in one fell swoop.

Construction bigwigs deny World Cup stadium bid-rigging

The Competition Commission is confident that the construction companies have a case to answer for World Cup stadium bid-rigging, despite their denial.

Sasol and state go head to head

The chemical firm's appeal against a Competition Tribunal decision could be the catalyst for government to wield the big stick over pricing.

Fight to net sea lion’s share of pilchard market heats up

Oceana asks the Competition Tribunal to overturn a decision by the commission.

PPC grows its local capacity after acquiring Safika

PPC says its acquisition of Safika Cement Holdings has been approved by the Competition Tribunal, which will add to the growth of its SA footprint.

Newspaper skirmish draws blood

Media24 says killing off a rival in the Free State using predatory price-cutting wasn't its main goal.

Competition Tribunal member removed after SACP revelation

Fiona Tregenna has been removed from the Competition Tribunal panel when it emerged that she is a member of the South African Communist Party.

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Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it