In an eNCA interview, Ian Jacobsberg shares comment to the US's latest plans to review South Africa's future participation in its Generalized System of Preferences
On Friday many South Africans awoke to the news that Ajay Gupta, Atul Gupta and Rajesh Gupta and their close associate Salim Essa, had been sanctioned by the United States government ...
Dykes Van Heerden Inc
A number of complications arise with cross-border transactions, such as jurisdictional issues for example.
Trade Law Chambers
After that has been achieved the AfCFTA will develop towards a customs union.
Baker & McKenzie
Essentially, digital trade, and its benefits for development can be derived in two ways.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Trading under the Agreement will begin on July 1, 2020.
The DTI has itself acknowledged that there may exist multinationals that have global practices which prevent them from diluting their ownership and complying with the ownership element required of B-BBEE.
The African Continental Free Trade Agreement ("AfCFTA") entered into force on 30 May 2019 following the approval by the minimum required 22 countries.
Adams & Adams
Against the backdrop of Africa's significantly low levels of intra-jurisdiction trade, the benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) have been acknowledged across the continent
The AfCFTA is a big step towards the dream of economic unity across Africa, and the fact that it has moved towards entry into force in a relatively short time period shows the dynamic of goodwill
The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) is an official forum between the People's Republic of China and the states in Africa. FOCAC holds a Ministerial conference every three years and holds a Summit every nine years.
African companies are often very stringent when it comes to legal compliance (particularly in respect of joint ventures).
On 22 March 2016, the OECD released a standardised electronic format to facilitate the consistent and uniform preparation, filing and exchange of Country-by-Country reports.
Currently, if an importer applied for and is accepted into the SARS deferment scheme, the payment of import duty and import Vat may be deferred or suspended for up to 30 days.
The recent US-Africa Business Forum - an event that was attended by major US corporations including Ford, GE, Morgan Stanley and Coca Cola - has created a certain amount of optimism.
Ghanaian president John Mahama has said the 15 members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) urgently need to lower tariffs, promote free movement of goods and services, and deepen integration in order to promote growth.
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Flordis South Africa (Pty) Ltd v Commissioner for the South African Revenue Service (61689/2015)  ZAGPPHC 546 (17 October 2019) in the High Court of South Africa...
The Situation: African leaders gathered in Kigali, Rwanda, in March 2018 to sign the draft Agreement Establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area ("CFTA") ...
On the 8th and 9th of July 2015, leaders of the BRICS member states will meet in the Russian city of Ufa for the 7th BRICS Summit.
The global financial crisis, which originated in the United States, had a major impact on the world economy and the economic recovery prospects of developed countries.