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Competition Commission supposedly saves South Africans

 28 Sep 17
The South African government is bent on saving defenceless South Africans yet again.…

Media release: Twin Peaks now law – a sad day for SA’s financial services consumers

 22 Aug 17
The controversial “Twin Peaks” regulatory system is now law with the signing of the Financial Sector Regulation Act by President Zuma on 21 August 2017 and it is a sad day for consumers of financial services and for SA’s economy.…

Protecting Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs)

17 Aug 17  
Any inventor needs assurances that their ideas, once put into the public domain to be capitalised upon, will receive adequate protection.…

LETTER: Hands off money supply

04 Aug 17   Jasson Urbach
The public protector’s call for a constitutional amendment to bring an end to inflation targeting is confused and confusing.…

Media release: For radical economic transformation in energy, adopt the 1998 White Paper

26 May 17   FMF Media Release
In almost every sector of the South African economy, radical economic transformation (RET) is urgently required.…

Media release: ANC Conference must adopt real radical economic transformation – not more of the same paternal statism

16 May 17  
Radical economic transformation (RET) is President Zuma and the ANC’s current and dominant mantra, but few outside government understand what this really means.…

Higher economic freedom lifts up the poor

09 May 17   Jasson Urbach
OXFAM’S motto is “the power of people against poverty”.…

The National Minimum Wage will deepen South Africa’s unemployment crisis

19 Apr 17   David Ansara
The proposed National Minimum Wage (NMW), due to come into force on 1 May 2018, is a quick fix to a systemic problem that will artificially increase salaries for those who already have a job, rather than create more jobs.…

Media release: We cannot afford to experiment with our future

06 Mar 17   Free Market Foundation
“Data is the new currency” * said Chuck Robbins, CEO Cisco Systems and continued, “Data growth is fueling economies, sparking innovation and unleashing waves of creativity.”…