Auto parts makers guilty of price-fixing

2013-09-27 08:31

Nine Japanese firms have agreed to plead guilty and pay almost $745m in fines for their roles in conspiracies to fix prices of auto parts sold to US car makers.

Commission finds cartel in glass sector

2013-04-08 15:03

The Competition Commission has referred its findings of cartel conduct against several glass firms to the Competition Tribunal to impose an administrative fine.

Zuma: State acting on construction fraud

2013-02-15 13:59

The government is cracking down on corrupt activities by construction companies, President Jacob Zuma said in his state of the nation address.

China fines LG, Samsung for price-fixing

2013-01-04 08:23

Chinese regulators have fined LG and Samsung and four Taiwanese companies on charges they fixed prices of flat panel screens sold to Chinese manufacturers.

Building bigwigs in bid-rigging probe

2012-07-06 10:22

If found guilty of collusion and bid-rigging, SA's big five construction companies could be banned for up to 10 years from public sector work, a report says.

Amsa in line for price-fixing fine

2012-04-02 12:29

The Competition Commission says it has recommended that ArcelorMittal SA and Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium be penalised for price-fixing.

Pioneer fine dispute resolved

2010-11-30 16:51

Disagreement between the Treasury and the economic development department over where Pioneer should pay its R500m penalties has been settled.


JPMorgan accused of energy price-fixing

2013-07-30 10:16

The top federal US energy regulator has accused banking giant JP Morgan Chase of manipulating energy prices, according to a document .

Mercedes-Benz UK fined for price-fixing

2013-02-21 13:12

Daimler's Mercedes-Benz and three of its British commercial vehicle dealers have been fined £2.6m by Britain's competition watchdog for price-fixing.

Aveng anticipates price-fixing fine

2013-02-07 09:19

Building group Aveng expects to pay a penalty for anti-competitive behaviour once a probe into fraud in state and other contracts worth R30bn is wrapped up.

Oil giants charged with price-fixing

2012-10-24 14:35

The Competition Commission says it has brought charges of price-fixing against the local units of major oil companies including Chevron, BP and Total.

Oceana fined R35m for price-fixing

2012-05-09 13:21

The Competition Commission has fined the Oceana Group R35.7m, in the latest of a series of price fixing findings, the commission says.

Samsung, LG fined $38.5m for price-fixing

2012-01-12 09:18

South Korea's competition watchdog has fined two top electronics makers a total of $38.5m for fixing prices of their main home appliances.

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