News Articles
Current Articles
Tag: regulation

Clear Tag


Sort Date Author Title

Regulating Airbnb encourages anti-competitive behaviour

 04 Oct 18
The Tourism Business Council of SA (TBCSA) has called on government to regulate Airbnb in South Africa.…

Media release: Young people and families hit hardest by gap cover limitations

 29 May 18
An unintended, but serious consequence of government’s drive to introduce NHI is that young adults and families will be hit the hardest.…

The empire of the competition regime

15 May 18   Robert W Vivian
In the Common Law-Supreme Court framework, there is one law for the whole country crafted over centuries by the Supreme Court.…

The empire of medical schemes

15 May 18   Robert W Vivian
In recent days, many consumers, no doubt, have been receiving strange letters from their insurance brokers telling them that as a consequence of “demarcation regulations” which come into operation this year, the cover provided by certain medical expe…

Media release: Health insurance disappears for South Africans

23 Apr 18   FMF Media Release
The FMF is concerned that too few people are aware of and / or understand the implications of the demarcation regulations in the healthcare insurance market that came into effect from 1 April 2017 and which have a dramatic effect on how consumers pay…

Media release: Consumers need to understand that medical insurance is changing – for worse

26 Mar 18   FMF Media Release
Insurance is a grudge purchase – a necessary expenditure most of us do not willingly make.…