Balisacan said Singapore at the moment has one of the most, if not the most, effective anti-trust
authorities in the region.
In December, he invoked a never-before-used clause in the anti-trust
law that allows for decisions of the Anti-Trust
Authority to be overridden in the name of security and international diplomacy.
Earlier, the House of Representatives approved on second reading its version of the anti-trust
bill, which was subsequently passed on third and final reading last week.
The Knowledge Group is producing a live Webcast entitled Mitigating Anti-trust
Risks in Mergers and Acquisitions Transactions: What Every Firm Needs to Know in 2015 to help organizations and their legal counsel better manage anti-trust
issues in Mergers and Acquisitions.
According to the anti-trust
watchdog, consumers are thereby tricked into believing that by buying products of the "Clever" brand they always pay the lowest possible price compared to similar items sold at rival retail chains.
Hyundai questioned the anti-trust
regulator's powers to expand the scope of investigations suo moto, even if the complainant had not named a company in its original hearing.
David Sun, the company chief executive officer, said, 'We experienced a smooth and timely anti-trust
approval process for the Motel 168 acquisition, and now expect the transaction to close earlier than the originally estimated fourth quarter.
22 August 2011 - Swedish building and civil engineering group Peab AB (STO:PEAB B) completed today the acquisition of 65% of Norwegian asphalt maker Terje Hansen AS after receiving anti-trust
clearance for the deal.
The number of out-of-court patent settlements in the pharmaceuticals sector that are potentially problematic under EU anti-trust
rules continues to shrink, the European Commission announced, on 6 July.
At least three state attorneys general have started anti-trust
investigations into Google, a source familiar with the matter said.
may incur a red ink this year, due to huge anti-trust
fine of 300 million euros (NT$12 billion) inflicted by the European Union (EU) on Dec.
US DoT have proposed to grant anti-trust
immunity for Oneworld and Star airlines Officials from the US Department of Transportation have proposed to grant anti-trust
immunity for Oneworld and Star carriers covering services between the USA and Japan.
Recent articles in the national media have dredged up an obscure anti-trust
case involving Pabst and Blatz to suggest that the Obama administration might examine an anti-trust
case against Anheuser-Busch InBev and MillerCoors.
International Resource News-2 June 2008-BHP Billiton files anti-trust
clearance with EC to acquire Rio Ti(C)2008 ENPublishing - http://www.
11, 2007, the sale was conditional on receipt of anti-trust
clearances in the U.