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National Committee on AfCFTA Set Up


Department of Trade and Industry 21 August 2019 A National Committee to develop action plans around the new African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) has been established. In a statement,…

National Credit Amendment Act Republished


The Presidency 20 August 2019 The National Credit Amendment Act has been republished in Government Gazette 42653. The act was originally published in Gazette 42649 on 19 August 2019. Gazette…

National Credit Amendment Bill Signed into Law


The Presidency 19 August 2019 President Ramaphosa has signed the National Credit Amendment Bill into law. Parliament passed the bill and sent it to president Ramaphosa for assent in March…

Copyright Legislation Under the Spotlight


Department of Trade and Industry 19 August 2019 The trade and industry department has sung the praises of the Copyright Amendment Bill and the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill. In a…

Automotive Masterplan 2035 Under the Spotlight


Department of Trade and Industry 14 August 2019 Government remains committed to work in partnership with the local motor industry to implement the Automotive Masterplan 2035. The trade and industry…

Compulsory Specification for Processed Meat Products Drawn Up


Department of Trade and Industry 12 August 2019 A Compulsory Specification for Processed Meat Products has been drawn up. The trade and industry department published the Compulsory Specification in Government…

Tourism Safety Strategy in the Pipeline


Department of Tourism 6 August 2019 The tourism department has confirmed that acts of criminality against tourists have become a source of great concern. In a statement, the department added…

Draft Standard on Fire-Fighting Equipment Drawn Up


Department of Trade and Industry 5 August 2019 A draft standard on the production of reconditioned fire-fighting equipment has been published for comment. The trade and industry department published the…

Tourism Safety Strategy in the Pipeline


Department of Tourism 31 July 2019 The Tourism Safety Strategy is being drawn up. The deputy minister of tourism, Fish Mahlalela, announced this at the 33rd SAACI Congress in Durban.…

Competition Amendment 2018


Draft bill full text Published in GG 41294 of 1 December 2017 Year of publication 2017 Publication for comment (draft bill) Published in GG 41294 of 1 December 2017 Explanatory…