Malawi Competition Policy and Law - An overview. by Paul Kwengwere, Commissioner Malawi Competition Commission. Outline of the presentation. Overview of Competition Policy and Law in Malawi Background to Policy Focus of the Policy The Competition and Fair Trading Act
Malawi Competition Commission
RSA Competition Conference
and Law in Malawi
Adoption of policy necessitated by globalisation and market oriented reforms i.e. deregulation, privatisation, and liberalisation of prices, trade, FDI.
Major reason was to create an enabling environment for business and promote economic efficiency and consumer welfare1. BACKGROUND
As one way of implementing the Competition Policy, Government passed the Competition and Fair Trading Act in 1998. The Act came into force on 1st April 2000. The Act seeks to:
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