As South Africa prepares for Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s medium-term budget speech this week, it becomes increasingly clear that the country needs a new post-Covid-19 approach to the tobacco industry, said Zacharia Motsumi, spokesperson for South Africa Tobacco Transformation. Alliance. The alliance represents approximately 11,000 tobacco growers, processors and manufacturersRead More →

A typical price fixing agreement usually takes the form of a cartel, that is, a price fixing agreement between competitors. Pricing is also prohibited for companies in a vertical relationship (active at different levels of the supply chain, such as a manufacturer and a retailer). In a vertical relationship, theRead More →

Read the article On the grounds that it is a pricing authority and cannot decide on patents, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) rejected AstraZeneca’s plea regarding Micro Lab’s representation for the tablet to prolonged release of Dapagliflozin + metformin hydrochloride. The formulation was part of a list of 26Read More →