Corobrik ‘surprised’ about price-fixing allegations

2017-07-06 17:45

Bricks company Corobrik is surprised that the Competition Commission regards agreements made with other industry players to be in contravention of competition law.

Can competition law fix SA’s drug (price) problem?

2017-06-18 06:08

Just because medicine prices are regulated, does not mean they are fair or competitive.

SA defends its large companies

2017-05-28 06:00

Jail for cartels not necessarily a great idea. Dewald van Rensburg explains.

Watchdog: Japanese car shipping firm faces 10 extra charges

2017-04-10 19:30

Japanese car shipping company K-Line is facing ten more charges of collusion, price fixing and market division, says the Competition Commission.

Fruit and veg cartel allegation is 'ludicrous'

2017-03-26 11:52

Major fresh-produce market agents this week lashed out in response to accusations that they were operating a cartel to push out small competitors and fix the commissions they charged South Africa’s farmers.

Competition Commission raids fresh produce market 'cartel'

2017-03-23 12:26

Competition Commission targets nine fresh produce market agents in a raid over alleged price-fixing.

SA job recruiters charged for price fixing

2017-03-09 10:29

The Competition Commission has referred three recruitment specialists to the Competition Tribunal on charges of price fixing.

Commissioner grilled on banks collusion, impact on rand

2017-02-21 12:02

Although the rand is one of the most traded currencies in the world, there is no evidence yet that banks' collusive practices influenced its value, says the Competition Commissioner.

What's the harm?

2017-02-19 06:02

Contrary to popular belief, the collusive damage wrought by 17 banks may be relatively minor.

Competition Commission names 'currency colluders'

2017-02-17 13:41

The affidavit filed by the Competition Commission regarding currency price fixing by banks names the alleged rogue traders implicated.


Corobrik charged for price fixing after probe

2017-07-05 16:35

Corobrik and five other brick makers have been charged for price fixing and division of markets, says the Competition Commission, following an investigation.

Whirlpool in trade fight with Samsung, LG over washers

2017-05-31 21:53

Whirlpool is renewing allegations that its South Korean rivals illegally undercut prices on washing machines, setting up a trade fight that could be settled by the Trump administration.

Fresh food producers lose court bid to stop cartel probe

2017-05-12 18:27

The Competition Commission has welcomed a high court decision to set aside, with costs, a bid by fresh produce agents to stop its investigation into alleged cartel activity.

Tribunal to prosecute bricks company with Eskom links

2017-04-02 11:58

The Competition Commission has referred a company, which has an exclusive contract with Eskom, for prosecution in the Competition Tribunal for abusing its market dominance..

Competition Commission spreads tentacles in fruit & veg crackdown

2017-03-24 15:45

The Competition Commission has extended its search and seizure operation involving fresh produce market agents to premises in Cape Town and Durban.

R10m price-fixing fine for Mpumalanga maize-milling firm

2017-03-19 11:09

Competition Tribunal approves settlement agreement of over R10m with Blinkwater Mills over price-fixing.

Reject Citibank's rand-rig settlement - ANCWL

2017-02-21 13:31

The ANC Women’s League has called on the Competition Commission to cancel a settlement it reached with Citibank over the financial institution’s participation in collusion.

Collusion case strengthens Zuma's hand in battle with banks

2017-02-20 09:13

A finding by the Competition Commission that 17 banks colluded to rig foreign-currency trades will bolster accusations that banks are monopolising the financial system.

Business Leadership SA supports banks investigtion

2017-02-17 19:28

South Africa is founded on a free-floating currency and cannot be compromised by interference in the market, says Business Leadership SA, following banking collusion claims.

Zwane feels vindicated by bank collusion probe

2017-02-17 12:39

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the probe into bank collusion “vindicates the call made last year for an investigation into the banks”.

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