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Name: Competition Act, 1998 (No. 89 of 1998).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-10-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, Vol. 401, No. 19412, 71 p.
ISN: ZAF-1998-L-51491
Bibliography: Government Gazette, Vol. 401, No. 19412, 71 p.
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the establishment of a Competition Commission responsible for investigating, controlling, and evaluating restrictive trade practices, abuses of dominant market positions, and mergers. Also establishes a Competition Tribunal which shall adjudicate such matters. Repeals the Maintenance and Promotion of Competition Act, 1979.
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