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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR ONE PROFESSIONAL POST OF THE COMESA COMPETITION COMMISSION

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR ONE (1) PROFESSIONAL POST OF THE COMESA COMPETITION COMMISSION The Commission is looking to recruit suitably qualified nationals of the COMESA Member States to fill the following posts tenable at the Commission in Lilongwe, Malawi: Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified and experienced professionals for the following positions: S/N NAME […]

WARNING NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC ON THE RECALL OF PURITY ESSENTIALS BABY POWDER PRODUCT

  The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) hereby notifies the general public that Tiger Brands Limited, South Africa, (herein referred to as “Tiger Brands”), has recalled certain batches of its PURITY Essentials Baby Powder product. This follows a detection of trace levels of asbestos in test samples from a batch of pharmaceutical-grade talc powder used […]

PRESS RELEASE: CONCERN WITH CONDITIONS BY VISA PROCESSING AGENTS OF EMBASSIES AGAINST CONSUMERS OF VISA SERVICES

The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) is a body corporate established under Article 6 of the COMESA Competition Regulations (‘the Regulations’), with a mandate to, among others: enforce the Regulations, promote competition and protect consumers against offensive conduct by market actors within the Common Market.   The Commission has established with concern that some agents […]

ALERT:JOHNSON AND JOHNSON TO STOP SELLING TALC-BASED BABY POWDER GLOBALLY IN 2023

CCC/CP/CA/3/2022 22 August 2022 The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) has become aware that Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. (“Johnson and Johnson”), announced on 11 August 2022, that it will discontinue its talc-based Johnson Baby Powder product globally in 2023, as it transitions to cornstarch-based baby powder[1]. This follows the earlier decision of the company […]

NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF PRACTICE NOTE, “CCC – MER – PRACTICE NOTE 1 of 2021” REGARDING THE COMMISSION’S APPLICATION OF THE TERM “OPERATE” UNDER THE COMESA COMPETITION REGULATIONS AND THE “APPLICATION OF RULE 4 OF THE RULES ON THE DETERMINATION OF MERGER NOTIFICATION THRESHOLDS AND METHOD OF CALCULATION”

8 August 2022 NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF PRACTICE NOTE, “CCC – MER – PRACTICE NOTE 1 of 2021” REGARDING THE COMMISSION’S APPLICATION OF THE TERM “OPERATE” UNDER THE COMESA COMPETITION REGULATIONS AND THE “APPLICATION OF RULE 4 OF THE RULES ON THE DETERMINATION OF MERGER NOTIFICATION THRESHOLDS AND METHOD OF CALCULATION” The COMESA Competition Commission […]

ARTICLE POSTED ON THE UN NEWS QUOTING THE DIRECTOR AND CEO OF THE COMESA COMPETITION COMMISSION, DR WILLARD MWEMBA

Below is the article posted on the UN News Global Perspective Human Stories on 19 July 2022 quoting the Director and Chief Executive Officer of the COMESA Competition Commission, Dr Willard Mwemba intervention at the UNCTAD Intergovernmental meeting on Consumer protecton held on 18-19 July 2022. Cost of living crisis hits poorest the hardest, warns […]

CONSUMER ALERT ON INDOMIE INSTANT NOODLES

CCC/CP/CA/2/2022  EGYPT ORDERS THE WITHDRAW OF INDOMIE CHICKEN AND VEGETABLES FLAVOURED INSTANT NOODLES CHILI PACKS FROM THE EGYPTIAN MARKET   The COMESA Competition Commission (“the Commission”), has become aware that the Food Safety Authority of Egypt (FSA) announced on Tuesday 26th April 2022, that it had given Indomie Egypt forty-eight (48) hours to pull its […]

WARNING NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC ON THE PRODUCT RECALL OF KINDER CHOCOLATES

CCC Consumer Protection Notice No. 4 of 2022 The COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) hereby notifies the general public that Ferrero International has recalled certain batches of its Kinder Chocolate Products across different countries.   Ferrero International, the manufacturer of Kinder range of chocolate products has recalled a number of its products from several countries […]

2022 World Consumer Rights Day: Talk show in Ethiopia on Fair Digital Finance

In commemoration of the 2022 World Consumer Rights Day, the COMESA Competition Commission, in collaboration with Trade Competition and Consumer Protection Authority of Ethiopia, sponsored the airing of a TV talk show to enhance consumer awareness on issues pertaining Digital Financial Services (DFS), in line with this year’s theme, “Fair Digital Finance”   The Talk […]

UPDATE ON THE NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC ON THE PRODUCT RECALL OF APPLETISER

CCC-CP-NOTICE-3 of 2022  UPDATE ON THE NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC ON THE PRODUCT RECALL OF APPLETISER On 11 November 2022, the COMESA Competition Commission (the “Commission”) pursuant to Article 33 of the COMESA Competition Regulations, 2004 (‘the Regulations’) issued a Compulsory Recall to Coca-Cola South Africa (CCSA) requiring them to remove from the Common Market […]

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