The board of the Central Energy Fund (CEF) yesterday rescinded the appointment of Tshepo Kgadima as chairman of state oil company PetroSA...
28 Nov 2014 12:30
Opposition parties want Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Peterssen investigated for misleading the public over her role in the appointment of PetroSA chair Tshepo Kgadima...
27 Nov 2014 09:11
CAPE TOWN: A draft bill aimed at reforming South Africa's financial regulatory system is expected to be tabled in May 2015, the National Treasury said on Tuesday, 25 November.
26 Nov 2014 07:32
Section 35(2) of the Tax Administration Act, No 28 of 2011 (TAA), currently provides that an arrangement will be reportable, among others, if it is listed as such by the Commissioner for the South African Revenue Service (SARS) by public notice, and if the commissioner is satisfied that the arrangement may lead to an undue tax benefit...
By Megan McCormack 25 Nov 2014 11:29
Public Protector Adv. Thuli Madonsela agrees that the challenges presented by the system and rules governing public procurement need attention...
24 Nov 2014 11:55
Controversial PetroSA chairman Tshepo Kgadima stormed into the Times Media Group's Johannesburg offices, and ended up being removed by security...
21 Nov 2014 09:54
The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) is finalising the regulations of Special Economic Zones (SEZs), Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti said...
21 Nov 2014 07:40
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
Intellectual property experts Spoor & Fisher and the Anton Mostert Chair of Intellectual Property at Stellenbosch University have unveiled the highly anticipated new IP text book, Dean & Dyer: Introduction to Intellectual Property Law...
Issued by Lion's Wing 20 Nov 2014 13:56
The recently published COMESA merger assessment guidelines aim to provide clarity on when a merger needs to be notified.
12 Nov 2014 07:56
Cover pricing is a practice in terms of which a firm, in response to an invitation to tender, submits a fictitious, higher bid by agreement with its competitor to deliberately lose a tender, thereby ensuring that the competitor with whom the agreement is struck is the successful bidder.
By Natalie von Ey and Kitso Tlhabanelo 7 Nov 2014 08:04
With the new withholding tax on interest soon coming into operation on 1 March 2015, preparations by affected parties for the tax should be well under way.
By Graeme Palmer 7 Nov 2014 07:59
Journo's inside scoop of top cop's fall from grace: Political intrigue, a false arrest, intimidation and professional jealousy pepper the newly released memoir of one of SA's top investigative journalists...
5 Nov 2014 15:03
The Competition Commission recently announced its unconditional approval of Grohe Luxembourg Four SA's acquisition of joint control over South African-based Apex Valves South Africa, Cobra Watertech, Isca, Libra Bathrooms, Vaal Sanitaryware and Expiro Manufacturing (Watertech Companies).
By Nazeera Mia 4 Nov 2014 07:45
Recently the Competition Commission conditionally approved a merger involving two cement producers, Holcim Limited and Lafarge SA.
By Nazeera Mia 4 Nov 2014 07:38
Cochrane Steel had sought to interdict M-Systems for passing off because it bid on CLEARVU as a Google keyword generating adverts for its own products.
3 Nov 2014 09:44
Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency, a new World Bank Group report, has revealed that in the past year, governments around the world continued to implement a broad range of reforms aimed at improving the regulatory environment for local entrepreneurs.
31 Oct 2014 06:42
In the first version of the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill of 2014 that was released in July, it was proposed that public benefit organisations (PBOs) that provide assets or funding to other PBOs would have to comply with a prescribed investment regime.
By David Warneke 31 Oct 2014 06:16
The Road Accident Fund (RAF) paid a record R22.2bn to people who survived vehicle accidents in the 2013/14 financial year.
30 Oct 2014 10:20
The objective of the BEPS Action Plan is to secure government revenues by ensuring that profits are taxed in the jurisdiction where the economic activities generating such profits are performed and where value is created.
By Lisa Brunton 29 Oct 2014 07:30
The police should impound trucks that are unsafe or have faulty brakes or other deficiencies instead of merely fining their drivers.
22 Oct 2014 11:45
On 30 June 2014 the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) received a request for arbitration from Nusa Tenggara Partnership B.V. and PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara (Newmont)...
By Jackwell Feris 21 Oct 2014 07:30
President Jacob Zuma says government will establish a platform for members of the media and government to share ideas on a range of issues.
20 Oct 2014 08:28
The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) plans to hold a symbolic "funeral march" for Gauteng's e-toll system over the weekend.
17 Oct 2014 12:04