Engineering News | Competition Policy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/competition-policy Sat, 20 Jul 2019 05:41:01 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Improving SA’s Doing Business ranking requires acceleration of reforms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quest-to-improve-doing-business-ranking-achievable-but-challenging-2019-06-28 Nadine James ECONOMY Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523064 1561453379 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807211_resized_visible.jpg 511 287 GVK to pay R6m fine in settlement with competition authorities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gvk-to-pay-r6m-fine-in-settlement-with-competition-authorities-2019-06-21 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS / CONSTRUCTION Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:17:00 +0200 523414 1561119525 1561119420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Govt explores new approach to industrial policy implementation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-explores-new-approach-to-industrial-policy-implementation-2019-06-18 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:17:00 +0200 523030 1560868724 1560867420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTI forges ahead with product standardisation task https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-forges-ahead-with-product-standardisation-task-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Competition Policy Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521475 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802466_resized_manufacturingindabapreview01siyenza1406191022.jpg INDUSTRY GROWTH The DTI looks forward to exchanging lessons and experiences to unpack challenges and identify solutions for growth across the manufacturing sector 511 287 South Africa tells investigators to clarify rand-rigging charges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-rigging-probe-found-lacking-redraft-ordered-2019-06-12 Bloomberg COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:23:00 +0200 522552 1560352353 1560334980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804754_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand510220414duane.jpg 511 287 Opinion: New competition legislation could undermine manufacturing competitiveness https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-new-competition-legislation-could-undermine-manufacturing-competitiveness-2019-05-31 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION ACT Fri, 31 May 2019 10:10:00 +0200 521449 1559290780 1559290200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802411_resized_manufactuirngmetso100809duaneonlineen.jpeg 511 287 GVK to pay R6m administrative penalty https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gvk-to-pay-r6m-administrative-penalty-2019-05-28 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION / COMPETITION MATTERS Tue, 28 May 2019 16:34:00 +0200 521081 1559054126 1559054040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Amended Act a ‘second revolution’ for competition law in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amended-act-a-second-revolution-for-competition-law-in-south-africa-2019-05-24 Terence Creamer COMPETITION LAW Fri, 24 May 2019 08:30:00 +0200 520751 1558703885 1558679400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800928_resized_nicolatheronnormanmanoimlibertymncubedavidunterhalter1022.jpeg Nicola Theron, Norman Manoim, Liberty Mncube and Justice David Unterhalter 511 287 Tribunal approves CIVH, Vumatel deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-civh-vumatel-deal-2019-04-30 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMS Tue, 30 Apr 2019 15:11:00 +0200 518464 1556630562 1556629860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Competition Tribunal unveils new website to provide easier access to information https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-tribunal-unveils-new-website-to-provide-easier-access-to-information-2019-04-29 Schalk Burger COMPETITION Mon, 29 Apr 2019 16:06:00 +0200 518340 1556546892 1556546760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Air force suppliers to be prosecuted for alleged collusive conduct https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-force-suppliers-to-be-prosecuted-for-alleged-collusive-conduct-2019-04-16 Creamer Media Reporter DEFENCE Tue, 16 Apr 2019 10:47:00 +0200 517331 1555408226 1555404420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Corrugated packaging paper companies prosecuted for collusive conduct https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corrugated-packaging-paper-companies-prosecuted-for-collusive-conduct-2019-04-15 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:07:00 +0200 517296 1555340872 1555340820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Long-running trade dispute between aerospace giants ends with victory for Airbus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long-running-airbusboeing-trade-dispute-ends-with-victory-for-airbus-2019-04-12 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515900 1554473952 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Corruption has eroded pillars of democracy – report https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corruption-has-eroded-pillars-of-democracy-report-2019-04-10 Sane Dhlamini Competition Policy Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:40:00 +0200 516827 1554906996 1554892800 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792812_resized_davidlewis101121022duane.jpg Corruption Watch executive director, David Lewis 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78075_cw-annual-report-2018-upholding-democracy-single-pages-agent-orange-design-10042019.pdf27014709 Tribunal dismisses commission’s application to amend West Cape referral https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-dismisses-commissions-application-to-amend-west-cape-referral-2019-04-10 Marleny Arnoldi COMPETITION Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:18:00 +0200 516823 1554891595 1554891480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sapia granted extended exemption for what is normally cartel conduct https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sapia-granted-extended-exemption-for-what-is-normally-cartel-conduct-2019-04-05 Marleny Arnoldi COMPETITION Fri, 05 Apr 2019 12:46:00 +0200 516429 1554461339 1554461160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SME politics hindering civil projects, says consulting firm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sme-politics-hindering-civil-projects-consulting-firm-2019-03-20 Cameron Mackay Competition Policy Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514853 1554188457 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788519_resized_canalrehabilitationhysoncells0320191022.jpg SME OPPORTUNITIES The most successful projects in which Hyson Cells has been involved are where women-owned teams have been employed 511 287 Education important for future of industry – Cesa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-important-for-future-of-industry-cesa-2019-03-14 Cameron Mackay Competition Policy Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514343 1554460949 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787432_resized_nereshpathercesapresident0319cm1022.jpg NERESH PATHER It’s pointless watching technology pass us by - reinventing, retooling and reskilling people will place the industry in a position to embrace technology 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77774_2019-03-12_cesa_-_2.mp4101388428Consulting Engineers South Africa president Neresh Pather & Gauteng Road & Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi discuss education and technology in consulting engineering. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Consulting Engineers South Africa president Neresh Pather & Gauteng Road & Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi discuss education and technology in consulting engineering. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Tribunal confirms settlement with thirteenth maize company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-confirms-settlement-with-thirteenth-maize-company-2019-03-13 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:45:00 +0200 514193 1552488348 1552488300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Women have only three-quarters of men’s legal rights, affecting work prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/women-have-only-three-quarters-of-mens-legal-rights-affecting-work-prospects-2019-02-27 Sane Dhlamini Competition Policy Wed, 27 Feb 2019 23:00:00 +0200 512799 1551275308 1551301200 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783972_resized_businesswoman1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 What the Competition Amendment Bill means for the economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-the-competition-amendment-bill-means-for-the-economy-2019-02-14 African News Agency Competition Policy Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:52:00 +0200 511560 1550136592 1550134320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781149_resized_cyrilramaphosa6060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Tribunal confirms Alcon Marepha’s settlement and R1.37m fine https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-confirms-alcon-marephas-settlement-and-r137m-fine-2019-02-07 Marleny Arnoldi COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 07 Feb 2019 09:23:00 +0200 510811 1549524753 1549524180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Germany presses for changes in EU competition rules after Siemens/Alstom deal blocked https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germany-presses-for-changes-in-eu-competition-rules-after-siemensalstom-deal-blocked-2019-02-06 Reuters MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Wed, 06 Feb 2019 14:17:00 +0200 510744 1549455475 1549455420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tribunal prohibits merger of steel drum makers Rheem and Greif https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-prohibits-merger-of-steel-drum-makers-rheem-and-greif-2019-01-31 Schalk Burger COMPETITION COMMISSION Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:56:00 +0200 510205 1548947166 1548932160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tribunal to resume hearings into cement industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-to-resume-hearings-into-cement-industry-2019-01-23 Simone Liedtke CEMENT / COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:21:00 +0200 509460 1548253395 1548253260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Computicket to appeal R20m Competition Tribunal fine https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/computicket-to-appeal-r20m-competition-tribunal-fine-2019-01-21 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 21 Jan 2019 15:38:00 +0200 509168 1548078836 1548077880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tulisa cleared of cable price-fixing charges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tulisa-cleared-of-cable-price-fixing-charges-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:42:00 +0200 508891 1547730500 1547728920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sugar dumping remains a crisis for industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-dumping-remains-a-crisis-for-industry-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Competition Policy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505415 1548050031 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775597_resized_0000768678resizedlebogangchaka11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/76851_2018-11-12_fairplay_-_hd_web.mp485159744Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Lack of valve traceability hampers local industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-valve-traceability-hampers-industry-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Competition Policy Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503014 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762845_resized_valve1022.jpg VALVE STANDARD The local valves industry needs to conform to a certain standard in terms of traceability 511 287 Russian rail group aims to develop newly acquired Boksburg factory into global narrow-gauge hub https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/russian-rail-group-aims-to-develop-newly-acquired-boksburg-factory-into-global-narrow-gauge-hub-2018-10-31 Terence Creamer RAIL ENGINEERING Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:10:00 +0200 503389 1540995438 1540995000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763626_resized_sambhembemartinvaujourjeromeboyet1022.jpg Mjisa Investments director Sam Bhembe, TMH International CEO Martin Vaujour and TMH Africa CEO Jerome Boyet 511 287 Companies face prosecution for fixing gas cylinder prices https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-face-prosecution-for-fixing-gas-cylinder-prices-2018-10-19 African News Agency ENERGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:20:00 +0200 502262 1539934622 1539933600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 South Africa elected chair of ACF https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-elected-chair-of-acf-2018-10-18 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:44:00 +0200 502201 1539867460 1539866640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761173_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 Report error actually ranks S Africa 110 out of 162 in economic freedom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/report-error-actually-ranks-s-africa-110-out-of-162-in-economic-freedom-2018-10-11 Sane Dhlamini Competition Policy Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:08:00 +0200 501501 1539268873 1539248880 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759685_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 Job creation depends on B-BBEE compliance – Commissioner https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/job-creation-depends-on-b-bbee-compliance-commissioner-2018-09-26 Sane Dhlamini Competition Policy Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:26:00 +0200 499800 1538027528 1537971960 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756527_resized_bbbeecommissionsane0918.jpg Commission's head of investigation and enforcement Joseph Melodi, Commissioner Zodwa Ntuli, senior manager for compliance Lindiwe Madonsela and senior manager on organisational strategy and performance Thembakazi Dondashe 511 287 Tribunal approves OTS’s acquisition of controlling share of Chevron South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-otss-acquisition-of-controlling-share-of-chevron-south-africa-2018-09-13 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:50:00 +0200 498698 1536850338 1536850200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tribunal confirms Omnia’s R30m penalty in 2003 Nutri-Flow complaint https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-confirms-omnias-r30m-penalty-in-2003-nutri-flow-complaint-2018-09-07 Marleny Arnoldi CHEMICALS Fri, 07 Sep 2018 11:23:00 +0200 498070 1536312946 1536312180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Busa calls for preservation of ‘yellow card’ regime in Competition Amendment Bill https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/busa-calls-for-preservation-of-yellow-card-regime-in-competition-amendment-bill-2018-08-29 Simone Liedtke LEGISLATION / MACRO AND MICRO Wed, 29 Aug 2018 16:53:00 +0200 497175 1535554460 1535554380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0