Aarto bill a step closer to becoming law: What will this mean for SA motorists?

2017-09-05 16:06

The Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) amendment bill has moved a step closer to being signed into law.

'I couldn't sleep' - This Porsche driving 79-year-old was busted at 238km/h

2017-07-24 09:08

'I could not sleep' said a 79-year-old woman at her traffic court hearing in Belgium. She was busted for travelling nearly 240km/h behind the wheel of a Porsche Boxter GTS!

Adcock Ingram pays R2m fine for flouting merger rules

2017-06-15 11:50

Adcock Ingram has reached a settlement with the Competition Commission and will pay a R2m fine for contravening the Competition Act.

Rwanda fines MTN R111.5m over licence duties

2017-05-17 13:21

Mobile network provider MTN has been fined R111.5m ($8.5m) by the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority over non-compliance with licence obligations.

What Gauteng's fine-scrapping ruling means for motorists

2017-02-28 10:46

Justice Project South Africa explains what the High Court's ruling means, and also what affected motorists should do.

Need to renew your car licence? Western Cape drivers will be paying more

2016-11-21 12:52

Driver’s renewing their vehicle licence in the Western Cape will have to pay more as proposed fee increases have been published in a Provincial Government gazette.

Traffic fines ‘warrant’ explanation in SA

2016-08-23 14:09

The City of Cape Town would like to caution motorists against an increase in warrants of arrest being generated for failure to appear in court. Do you understand what the difference between types of fines issued?

Standard Bank fined over forex violations

2016-06-29 11:53

Standard Bank's Angolan unit has been slapped with a fine by the central bank for foreign exchange violations, but the lender says it didn't breach any rules.

France slaps Aviva with €950 000 fine

2016-04-12 13:45

France's financial market regulator has slapped a €950 000 fine on Aviva Investors France.

French mobile operator Orange fined $380m for competition breach

2015-12-17 16:10

French telecommunications operator Orange has been fined $380m for breaching competition rules in the corporate market, the French competition regulator says.


PwC fined R87m in largest-ever sanction from UK regulator

2017-08-16 10:13

PricewaterhouseCoopers has been fined £5.1m for misconduct over its audit of RSM Tenon in the largest-ever sanction issued by the UK accounting regulator.

Dealing with roadblocks in SA: Know your rights

2017-06-27 08:28

'I’ve been pulled over in a roadblock, and it’s quite intimidating. What should I know?' We explore your rights regarding roadblocks in SA.

Facebook fined $122m for misleading EU over WhatsApp

2017-05-18 14:30

The European Commission has fined US social media giant Facebook $122m for providing incorrect and misleading information on its takeover of WhatsApp.

The fine print: Understanding the rules of the road

2017-03-16 14:35

Here's what you should do the next time you’re pulled over or receive that tell-tale envelope in the mail.

F1 could face huge $168-million fine

2017-02-14 07:57

F1 is inching closer to a full investigation by the European Commission.

FSB fines financial services companies

2016-09-15 18:42

The Financial Services Board has slapped fines on Lion of Africa Life Assurance Company and Sanlam Collective Investments.

Where is Aarto? Justice Project SA, AA responds

2016-07-11 10:35

'No 'pilot' of anything should have taken eight years to still not find a way to a national rollout' says the Justice Project of South Africa as it asks 'When will Aarto be rolled out in SA?'

Standard Bank steps up fraud controls as losses to fines mount

2016-05-26 12:53

Standard Bank is bolstering internal controls after shareholders criticised managers and executives at Africa’s biggest bank by assets for a series of fines and losses tied to fraud.

MTN to dispute huge Nigeria fine in Lagos court

2015-12-17 18:12

MTN Group will challenge a $3.9bn (approximately R58bn) Nigerian fine in court after resolving that the penalty wasn’t within the powers of the country’s telecommunications regulator to impose.

'Disgruntled manager' sues Vodacom DRC for R200bn

2015-11-19 09:55

Mobile operator Vodacom is being sued in the Democratic Republic of the Congo by a controlling shareholder of a minority partner in that country.

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