1. What are the reasons for each incident of irregular expenditure incurred by the Competition Commission (a) in each of the past three financial years and (b) since 1 April 2018; 2.whether the Commission has put in place a financial management strategy to control expenditure; if not, why not; if so, what are the relevant details; 3. whether the Commission has taken any measures ...More »
What is the (a) make, (b) model, (c) price and (d) date on which each vehicle was purchased for use by (i) him and (ii) his deputy (aa) in the (aaa) 2016-17 and (bbb) 2017-18 financial years and (bb) since 1 April 2018?More »
I am advised by the Competition Commission that the total amount paid to Mokwana Incorporated Attorneys is R 3 644 724,90 for the period from January 2015 to December 2018.
The scope and nature of the work is investigation and litigation.
Eight cases were involved, covering litigation (six cases); review of electronic data (one case) and work connected to a raid on the premises of an ...
Whether the contract of a certain official (details furnished) of the Competition Commission has been renewed; if not, (a) why not and (b) who has been appointed to succeed the specified person?More »
The Competition Act sets out a clear ‘public interest’ set of criteria that the competition authorities are expected to apply when considering an application for approval of a merger or acquisition. These criteria include the impact of employment. In addition, other criteria include the impact of a merger on industries and regions, as well as small business and the export performance of South Africa. ...
(a) What number of (i) buildings, (ii) properties and (iii) facilities does his department currently (aa) own and (bb) rent, (b) what is the value and purpose of each (i) owned and (ii) rented property and (c)(i) for how long has each property been rented, (ii) from whom is each property rented and (iii) what is the monthly rental fee for each property?More »
(a) What amount of steel has the country (i) exported and (ii) imported in each of the past 10 years and (b) which trading country was steel (i) imported to and (ii) exported from in each case?More »
What number of (a) tender briefings were held in 2018 by (i) her department and (ii) each of the entities reporting to his and (b) specified briefings were compulsory?More »
No, the budget of the Economic Development Department is not used to subsidise any industries in the country.
The Industrial Development Corporation (“IDC”) does provide concessional funding to a number of industries and sectors, including its Black Industrialist Programme and Gro-E Youth Programme, to encourage youth entrepreneurship. This support is provided across the country. Further details of IDC programmes may be found in the ...
Motor vehicles purchased since 1 April 2015
Yes, the Competition Commission purchased motor vehicles in each financial year since 1 April 2015. Expenditure has been disclosed in the relevant annual financial statements.
Details of the purchases are as follows:
2015/16 Financial year