Ebrahim Patel

 
Blurred lines: e.tv admits eNCA series involved advertising money
Blurred lines: e.tv admits eNCA series involved advertising money
e.tv has acknowledged that money was involved in a the controversial infrastructure series that was produced by eNCA earlier this year, apparently...
Government wants more payments from colluding World Cup builders
Government wants more payments from colluding World Cup builders
South Africa's government is putting pressure on construction companies to make further payments as punishment for rigging contracts to build...
Rand leads currency drop as Zuma replaces finance minister
Rand leads currency drop as Zuma replaces finance minister
South Africa's rand led declined in major currencies a day after President Jacob Zuma replaced Pravin Gordhan as finance minister and appointed new...
Quest for a balanced approach
Quest for a balanced approach
South Africa has the twin challenge of getting more minerals out of the ground and adding greater value to our raw materials base. Infrastructure...
Minister appoints acting Competition Commission head
Minister appoints acting Competition Commission head
Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel appointed Thembinkosi Bonakele as the new acting competition commissioner on Sunday, the department...
Patel beats a R1-trillion path to infrastructure heaven
Patel beats a R1-trillion path to infrastructure heaven
But underspending — particularly at municipal level — skills shortages and a tarnished relationship between the government and...
Competition Commission orders 15 construction firms to pay up
Competition Commission orders 15 construction firms to pay up
The penalties announced on Monday were a percentage of the annual turnover of each company and took into account the number of projects each...
Zuma's proposed pay freeze applies to public and private sectors
Zuma's proposed pay freeze applies to public and private sectors
"The announcement by the president covered both the private sector as well as the public sector ... so it would certainly include the public...
Patel slammed for lack of youth wage subsidy clarity
Patel slammed for lack of youth wage subsidy clarity
This followed promises by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe earlier in the week that Patel would give details on the status of the negotiations on...
Bargaining with independence
Bargaining with independence
If you thought a book with the title of Thieves at the Dinner Table by a former head of the Competition Tribunal, which deals with setting...
Industrial Development Corporation wins Patel's ear
Industrial Development Corporation wins Patel's ear
The government is contemplating a new model of funding the Industrial Development Corporation, namely the possibility of "regular cash injections"...
Walmart merger outcome widely welcomed
Walmart merger outcome widely welcomed
The government on Friday roundly welcomed the Competition Appeals Court's ruling on the Walmart/Massmart merger and appeared unlikely, at present, to take the matter to...

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