Opinion and Analysis
When contracting with IT suppliers for your business, you may have come across the term ‘software-as-a-service’ (SaaS). If you find yourself thinking ‘What-as-a-service?’, this short...Thu, Sep 28, 2023
This is the fourth in a series of articles on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement. The aim of the series is to unpack the agreement’s various protocols and related matters...Tue, Sep 26, 2023
The Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act 46 of 1998, as amended by the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Amendment Act 4 of 2019 (AARTO) is not only about a...Thu, Sep 21, 2023
PORTS, TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS SECTOR NEWS ROUND-UP 5/2023 PART 2 (1 – 31 AUGUST 2023) Ports, Transport and Logistics
In light of the rapid pace of infrastructure and transport developments across Africa, our Ports, Transport and Logistics (PTL) Sector Group is pleased to present Bowmans’ latest PTL news...Thu, Sep 21, 2023
The Ministry of National Treasury and Economic Planning (the National Treasury) has released the Medium–Term Revenue Strategy (MTRS or the Strategy) for the financial years 2024/25 – 2026/27....Wed, Sep 20, 2023
KENYA: DEVELOPMENT OF CARBON PROJECT AND TRADING LEGAL FRAMEWORK: ENACTMENT OF THE CLIMATE CHANGE (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2023 ESG
The Climate Change (Amendment) Act, 2023 (the Act) was enacted on 1 September 2023 and came into force on 15 September 2023. It is worth mentioning that both Houses of Parliament passed the Act...Tue, Sep 19, 2023
PORTS, TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS SECTOR NEWS ROUND-UP 5/2023 PART 1 (26 JUNE – 31 JULY 2023) Ports, Transport and Logistics
In light of the rapid pace of infrastructure and transport developments across Africa, our Ports, Transport and Logistics (PTL) Sector Group is pleased to present Bowmans’ latest PTL news...Mon, Sep 18, 2023
KENYA: THE CABINET SECRETARY FOR THE NATIONAL TREASURY AND ECONOMIC PLANNING PUBLISHES NEW DRAFT TRANSFER PRICING RULES Tax
- On 4th September 2023, the Commissioner General of the Kenya Revenue Authority (the Commissioner) published the Draft Income Tax (Transfer Pricing) Rules, 2023 (the Draft Rules). Upon...
On Friday, 8 September 2023, we hosted a webinar on the latest cases impacting the employment law landscape in South Africa. Click here to access a recording. Citations of the cases discussed,...Mon, Sep 11, 2023
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BOWMANS KENYA CELEBRATES 15TH ANNIVERSARY
September 2023 marks a milestone in the history of leading African law firm Bowmans. Fifteen years ago, Bowmans Kenya was established in a move that marked the start of Bowmans’ growth across...29 Sep 2023 12:00
LEADING AFRICAN LAW FIRM BOWMANS CELEBRATES A DECADE OF FOCUSSED PRO BONO CONTRIBUTIONS
On Thursday 21 September, ahead of Heritage Day in South Africa, leading African law firm Bowmans, held an event to celebrate a decade of focussed pro bono efforts.
Bowmans managing partner, Alan...22 Sep 2023 12:00
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Employment Matters 506: Employer of Record in South Africa
In line with the global trend of employers having to rethink the normal ways of working, there seems to be a growing interest in the use of Employer of Record (EOR) service providers to engage...
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CapeTalk: Andrew Pike discusses the potential privatisation of Cape Town’s port
Power98.7: Andrew Pike discusses Transnet vandalism in Mpumalanga
Head of Ports, Transport and Logistics, Andrew Pike, joins Power98.7's Noluthando Mthonti-Mlambo for a conversation on the vandalism Transnet is experiencing in...