South Africa

South Africa: Competition Policy – Translating Economic Aspirations Into Tangible Change

In his 2020 State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Cyril Ramaphosa highlighted a number of government strategies geared towards improving the country's economic...

South Africa: Scrap Metal Export Duty Under Consideration

On 28 February 2020, the South Africa Minister of Economic Development Ebrahim Patel announced he would again consider extending the Policy Directive on the...

South Africa: The Impact of COVID-19 on Key Africian Sectors

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has resulted in mass production shutdowns and supply chain disruptions due to port closures in China, causing global ripple effects across...

Coronavirus: A Quick Guide for Employers in EMEA

Baker McKenzie's EMEA Employment and Compensation Team is pleased to provide you with this quick guide for employers, dealing with 11 of the most...

Coronavirus Outbreak: Global Guide to Force Majeure and International Commercial Contracts

This alert covers the following governing laws: English, PRC, New York, Australian, Hong Kong, Singaporean and South AfricanSince the COVID-19 coronavirus was first reported...

Doing Business in South Africa 2020

Doing Business in South Africa outlines some of the principal matters that will affect an overseas entity that proposes to establish and carry on business...

Francophone Africa Newsletter

Read publicationWelcome to the February 2020 issue of our Francophone Africa newsletter. The aim is to give you a regular, brief practical overview of...

South Africa: Draft Guidelines for the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Published

On 17 February 2020, the Competition Commission (Commission) released a media statement announcing that it has published Draft Guidelines for the Automotive Aftermarket Industry...

South Africa: 2020 Budget Speech Highlights

“Ex Africa Semper aliquid novi,” winning requires hard work, focus, time, patience and resilience. Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered his National Budget Speech on...

South Africa: Competition Commission Releases Data Services Market Inquiry Final Report

On Monday, 2 December 2019, the Competition Commission published the final report in relation to its Data Services Market Inquiry. The inquiry was initiated...

Send this to a friend