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LP Gas installation rules - not just hot air

Apart from Eskom rolling out regular load shedding in order to manage the power grid, electricity prices continue to rise. LP gas is cheaper and more efficient, but it can, however, be very dangerous to use if not operated properly...

18 Dec 2014 15:35

Online censorship looming?
Online censorship looming?

NEWSWATCH: 'The Film and Publications Board has selectively released a contentious draft policy for original content distributed online in South Africa', reports Mail & Guardian...

1 Dec 2014 08:43

Conversely speaking...
Conversely speaking...

Converse, the Nike-owned footwear manufacturer, has recently sued 31 different retailers for trade mark infringement. In each case, Converse alleges that the retailer is selling footwear that infringes trade mark registrations that it has for the appearance of its famous Chuck Taylor shoes....

By Waldo Steyn 28 Nov 2014 16:26

Clover fights conditions for merger
Clover fights conditions for merger

JSE-listed dairy producer Clover has objected to a proposed condition set by the Competition Commission for the approval of the company's takeover of DairyBelle's yoghurt and long life milk businesses.

By Amanda Visser 27 Nov 2014 16:22

SA court bans pro-Palestinian protests against Israeli goods
SA court bans pro-Palestinian protests against Israeli goods

South African retailer Woolworths on Tuesday, 25 November 2014, secured a court order banning pro-Palestine activists from protesting in its shops against goods from Israel...

26 Nov 2014 15:41

'SA's reputation is going up in smoke'
'SA's reputation is going up in smoke'

South Africa's reputation is going up in smoke. The country has been identified as one of the five with the highest incidence of trade in illicit cigarettes...

25 Nov 2014 12:33

Local procurement a legal requirement: minister
Local procurement a legal requirement: minister

The procurement of local content is not just a recommendation, it is a legal requirement for state entities, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies...

21 Nov 2014 07:22

No decision on legal rhino horn trade
No decision on legal rhino horn trade

No decision has yet been taken over the legal trade in rhino horn by South Africa, says Minister of Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa...

20 Nov 2014 06:53

Reality check: What can you claim for a frog in a salad?
Reality check: What can you claim for a frog in a salad?

Within minutes of reading the article about the frog found in the Woolies salad, I read a new complaint received by my office about a bolt found in a loaf of bread. The person making the complaint is seeking R35,000 in compensation...

By Neville Melville 19 Nov 2014 15:42

Exclusivity clause makes waves again at Enterprise Development Conference
Exclusivity clause makes waves again at Enterprise Development Conference

The 5th annual EDC found many entrepreneurs in the audience able to relate to a live case study regarding the subtle barriers blocking SME butchery, Braeside Meat Market, from entering a number of shopping malls...

17 Nov 2014 09:46

Auditing Act amendments propose board plays greater role in training
Auditing Act amendments propose board plays greater role in training

Amendments to the Auditing Profession Act are proposed which will give the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (Irba) a greater role in the training of prospective auditors...

By Linda Ensor 14 Nov 2014 06:16

Popularity of SA wines heightens threat of fraud
Popularity of SA wines heightens threat of fraud

A first at this year's Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction was the application of security foil strips to each bottle of wine on auction...

By Donvay Wegierski 12 Nov 2014 11:31

Exclusivity clause under fire again
Exclusivity clause under fire again

Massmart has lodged a complaint with the Competition Commission against national retail chains, regarding what it believes to be anti-competitive exclusive lease agreements.

4 Nov 2014 15:13

South African city domain names now open to all - .capetown leads
South African city domain names now open to all - .capetown leads

Domains.co.za has announced the pricing for .joburg, .capetown and .durban - and thus far, .capetown leads the pack...

4 Nov 2014 09:39

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