: ' Relabeling'

EU to Crack Down on Settlement Products

The European Union is considering cracking down on illegal and falsely labeled settlement products imported in the EU. Despite confusion, the law states quite clearly what the procedure is and that settlement products cannot be falsely [...]

Welcome 2013! BDS Victories so far and more to come!

We would like to welcome our followers to 2013 with this wonderful roundup of BDS victories around the world in 2012, by Electronic Intifada. There are numerous entries. Many people laugh these victories off as too [...]

Appeal for YOUR Support: Boycott Israeli Apartheid NOW!

Friends, Israel’s recent actions confirm that it is anything but committed to lasting peace with Palestine. The Netanyahu government, as punishment against Palestinians for daring to seek and win upgraded status at the UN, authorized the [...]

OSS Latest Submission on Settlement Goods Labeling

Open Shuhada Street submitted an updated submission in response a call for public comment on Notice 832 of 2012, issued by the South African Department of Trade and Industry. The Notice of intention to enforce proper [...]

Trade and Industry Portfolio Committee endorse new notice on proper labelling

The Trade and Industry Portfolio Committee has released statements on its review of the relabelling notice. Contrary to the article “MP touts defeat of SA settlement product labeling”, that appeared on Tuesday, 2 October 2012 in the [...]

Open letter to SA Zionist Federation: Why are you supporting occupation?

Below is a letter written two years ago regarding the Ahava Boycott. In these times we feel its all the more relevant.   We are members of Open Shuhada Street (OSS) an organisation committed to peace [...]

SA Zionist Federation, SDV Pharmaceuticals v DTI Court Papers

SDV Pharmaceuticals and the South African Zionist Federation (the applicants) have taken the Minister of Trade and Industry to the North Gauteng High Court (full papers can be accessed here) over the DTIs intention to issue [...]

Open Shuhada Street’s condemns the South African Zionist Federation’s decision to challenge Notice 379 in court

For immediate release Open Shuhada Street’s condemns the South African Zionist Federation’s decision to challenge Notice 379 in court Open Shuhada Street strongly condemns the decision by the South African Zionist Federation’s (SAZF) to take Trade [...]

OSS Welcomes Cabinets Approval of DTI Notice on Settlements Goods

For Immediate Release 23 August 2012 South African Government takes first step against Illegal Israeli Settlements Cabinet approves DTI notice on false Israeli labelling In the first legal steps against illegal Israeli Settlement products, the Cabinet [...]

Open Shuhada Street Submission to the Department of Trade and Industry

Open Shuhada Street is proud to release its submission to the public which was sent to the Department of Trade and Industry regarding NOTICE 379 OF 2012: Labelling of products originating from Occupied Palestinian Territory wrongly labelled [...]